Review: Etekcity Scroll K9500 Gaming Keyboard and Scroll X1: 2400 DPI Gaming Mouse

Keyboard Amazon Link: http://smile.amazon.com/Etekcity-Scroll-K9500-Gaming-Keyboard/dp/B0144N2LKK/ Mouse Amazon Link: http://smile.amazon.com/Etekcity-Scroll-X1-Programmable-Switches/dp/B00F3L19KQ/ Video review: The Keyboard This keyboard is quite impressive. It features six programmable keys on the left which can be set to an exhaustive array of functions including launching applications, mouse triggers, copy/paste/etc and much more.  The keys are backlit with 7 optional colors.  The backlight is bright, and can […]

Windows Failure – Sata Controller Driver Missing

A few years ago when I was a Windows user I ran across a GREAT deal on a computer package from Best Buy on Black Friday.  I ended up buying four computers — two for me, one for my dad and one for my mother-in-law. The desktops are very much awesome and I believe over […]

Windows 7: Set GVIM as Default Text Editor

I love VIM.  It’s my favorite IDE.  I also hate notepad.  It’s extremely primitive and in no-way intuitive.  For that reason, I set GVIM ( Graphical VIM ) as the default text editor in my Windows environment — here’s the command: ftype txtfile=”C:\Program Files (x86)\Vim\vim73\gvim.exe” –remote-tab-silent “%1” Please note, this command must be run as […]