| Pelicans Talk|| Houston pulling out of Asik Trade Possible? - marchballer on 7/9/14 at 11:31 am|
Let me know if I'm a complete retard or if I am missing something.
As far as I could tell, the rockets made this deal with us to clear space to make a run at LeBron or Melo. At the moment, it looks unlikely they get either. I've heard Bosh is a possibility but let's assume they don't get him.
| Money Talk|| re: How to invest $25K safely for 6 months but still get good return? - marchballer on 7/7/14 at 8:22 pm|
open a high-yield savings account or no penalty cd with ally bank.
You will get ~0.85% ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Just got a new job offer; need advice! - marchballer on 7/3/14 at 12:18 pm|
Make the move man Portland is an awesome city. I live in the Bay Area but Portland is on my short list of cities I want to move to.
Lots of good microbrews, fun place to be in your 20s
Clouds and rain suck. It's a different type of rain than you get in the southeast. A constant drizzl...
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT workout guys- question - marchballer on 7/1/14 at 5:08 pm|
[quote] You are doing it wrong. You work out so you can eat and enjoy yourself, not to get stressed out about eating a damn steak. Jesus. You sound like a woman. Eat the steak, drink the booze, slay some tang and rally next week. [/quote]
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Official Pelicans Free Agency Thread - marchballer on 6/30/14 at 11:36 pm|
[quote]Meh, there's still Ariza, Tucker, and a few options to trade for.[/quote]
Trevor Ariza has significant interest -- including Cavs -- and his Wizards coach, Randy Wittman, will be in L.A. by morning to meet him.[/quote]
Not looking good for Ariza...
| More Sports Board|| re: Are the A's legit? - marchballer on 6/30/14 at 7:39 pm|
We've won the AL West the past 2 years and have the best record in baseball right now.
Of course we are legit. Do you even watch baseball?...
| Outdoor Board|| re: 2015 Tacoma TRD Pro - marchballer on 6/26/14 at 9:54 am|
[quote]i get about 18 in mixed driving in my stock TRD off road prerunner..[/quote]
I have a '14 Prerunner and I also get about 17/18 mix. On cruise control from SF to LA I got around 20....
| Tech Board|| re: What disadvantages would I have switching from verizon to Tmobile? - marchballer on 6/26/14 at 9:50 am|
iPhone 4s and 5 run on verizon towers
iPhone 5c and 5s run on AT&T
This is not true. Not even close to being true....
| Tech Board|| re: Cannot close out windows in Firefox - marchballer on 6/22/14 at 11:16 pm|
Seriously, is this what the tech board is turning into?...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Advice on bass fishing in a shallow pond - marchballer on 6/19/14 at 2:05 pm|
Weightless Texas rigged. If there are a lot of weeds go weedless. If that doesn't work, grab a bucket of nightcrawlers or minnows and go to town. ...
| Tech Board|| re: Good news for me: Update 6/26 - Passed my CCNP TSHOOT exam today. - marchballer on 6/17/14 at 5:16 pm|
Congrats man. Time to start working on the CCIE! Lol. My non-certified arse will be rooting for you. ...
| Tech Board|| re: Buying a MacBook Air on Amazon - marchballer on 6/16/14 at 10:55 am|
Legit option. Go for it man. ...
| Tech Board|| re: Walk-Through, Cox Internet Self-Installation. - marchballer on 6/16/14 at 10:55 am|
The directions are usually in the installation kit. That's what I use. ...
| Tech Board|| re: Looking to get a new MAC... - marchballer on 6/13/14 at 4:40 pm|
Why not build a PC for gaming and get a MacBook Air for everything else. ...
| Tech Board|| re: Any Arduino Programmers? - marchballer on 6/13/14 at 10:00 am|
Got an Arduino Board last week. Looking at running through some sample projects this weekend. This one looks awesome man....
| Tech Board|| re: MacBook Pro battery life crapping out suddenly - marchballer on 6/12/14 at 5:56 pm|
Sounds like you may have gotten the battery wet or damaged it...
| Tech Board|| re: Geek Developer Stuff Thread... - marchballer on 6/12/14 at 5:44 pm|
I'm playing around with node/angular and trying to get up to speed on the mean stack. Waiting on XCode 6 to come out so I can try out swift. Played a little with Go a few weeks ago
Really want to settle down and work on building a node app.
I also grabbed an arduino board a week ago so I'll b...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Legit truck accessories websites?....Mainly running boards. - marchballer on 6/10/14 at 4:02 pm|
Found some side rails for the truck 3 months ago on auto anything. Then found the same exact ones (look at model number) on amazon for cheaper. Came 2 days later on amazon prime and installed in less than 30 mins. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How many OTers use a standing desk? - marchballer on 6/10/14 at 3:42 pm|
Thought about it. I have a few coworkers who have switched and like it. Make sure you get an anti-fatigue mat...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Runners- need help with a pain - marchballer on 6/9/14 at 1:01 pm|
People here are wimps. Just take a couple days off and see if it gets better with rest. If after a week it still hurts then see a doctor. Maybe ice and stretch it this week too. You'll be aight.
I can't believe people are freaking out about someone running 35-40 miles a week. ...
| Tech Board|| re: Apple's new programming language - marchballer on 6/8/14 at 5:03 pm|
Simplifying coding language is nice sometimes. I enjoy programming in Python over C because the code practically writes itself. Plus it's easier to prototype in.
What I do want is for people to have an understanding of computer architecture. Understand algorithms, and understand how to write cle...
| Tech Board|| re: Mac's newest Yosemite build question - marchballer on 6/6/14 at 5:08 pm|
I've had macs for 5 years and never had an issue with upgrades. Just start the installation, grab a beer, wait and hour and let it go. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Hiring managers, how many applications do you get for an open position? - marchballer on 6/6/14 at 1:52 pm|
Our old hiring manager asked me to kick off a hiring spree. He said last time he got:
400 resumes -> 100 phone interviews -> 30 on site interviews -> 8 offers -> 3 hires...
| Tech Board|| re: Wet MacBook Air.....how screwed am I? - marchballer on 6/4/14 at 1:59 pm|
Sounds really bad to me man. Good luck. Don't try turning it on again for 2 days and do the rice thing. ...
| Tech Board|| re: traditional PC desktops are dead. discuss. - marchballer on 5/31/14 at 9:20 pm|
Desktops are better for working and gaming. Laptops and tablets are better for leisure and mobility. I'm upgrading my laptop at work to a PC but love my laptop at home. ...
| Tech Board|| re: Best first programming lang: Python, Java, C#/++? - marchballer on 5/31/14 at 1:09 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anybody live in California? - marchballer on 5/30/14 at 7:09 pm|
People here think the same about ppl in Texas, Louisiana, Miss, and Bama. They think southerners are backwards and they would hate it. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anybody live in California? - marchballer on 5/30/14 at 6:59 pm|
I think I see more Bama fans than LSU fans here. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anybody live in California? - marchballer on 5/30/14 at 6:58 pm|
Also live in Bay Area (South Bay) and the thought of making 100k and not able to afford a house is so true. Compared to my friend in LA I feel rich but here I feel poor lol. ...
| Tech Board|| re: Thought on Thinkpad Yoga - marchballer on 5/29/14 at 7:42 pm|
ThinkPads are good machines. I'm an Apple fanboy but at work I use think pads and have gotten the company to standardize on them. I've always had better experiences with them compared to HPs Asus and Dell...