Archive for November, 2008

AT&T U-verse High Speed Internet Perks

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

If you have AT&T U-verse High Speed Internet, you may not be awared that it comes with the following services without additional chrage:

  • Unlimited nationwide dial-up Internet access
  • AT&T Wi-Fi Basic
AT&T Wi-Fi Basic service is FREE and already included if you subscribe to AT&T High Speed Internet, AT&T U-verseSM High Speed Internet, or AT&T FastAccess® DSL—all speed plans included. No ordering required! Simply use your AT&T high-speed Internet membership ID and password at any AT&T Wi-Fi Basic hot spot.
I need to find out what my AT&T high-speed Internet membership ID and password are and try it out.
AT&T WiFi locator:
http://attwifi.know-where.com/attwifi/cgi/index?design=default
(mostly McDonalds, StarBucks, Barnes & Nobles, etc..)
(*Wi-Fi Service at Starbucks available at U.S. company-operated Starbucks locations equipped with a hot spot. Requires AT&T High Speed Internet or AT&T U-verse High Speed Internet.)

What I want from myvidoop

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

I am a heavy myvidoop user. This is a great tool to store passwords online. However, as my password list is getting larger, it loads slow and keep lots of duplicate passwords. So What I wnated most now is another plugin to remove duplicate entries - This makes it easy to merge databases and clean up (import, then remove).

If myvidoop is improving and listening to its users, here is the one.

Apple Picking Orchard, Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch in North Georgia

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

http://www.uncleshucks.com/uncle_shucks_corn_maze.php

We (especially kids) really have had a good time there last week, on our way back from apple picking at B J Reece Orchard. Amicola falls is on our way but we had no time this time. The hwy 52 is beautiful. The orchard is about 64 miles away from home but next time we may try another route, i.e. via Hwy 400 then Hwy 53 then Hwy 52.

Terracotta Army Exbition: Chinese Basics

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

Terracotta Army

兵马俑

China

中国

Emperor

皇帝

Chin

秦朝

Nine(9) Part Documentary Series of The First Emperor of Ancient China

87:21 minutes (total)
Date: June 3, 2007

The First Emperor: The Man Who Made China follows the rise and fall of Qin Shihuangdi, China’s legendary First Emperor.

Part 1 (9:43) >>
Part 2 (9:35) >>
Part 3 (9:32) >>
Part 4 (9:28) >>
Part 5 (9:36) >>
Part 6 (9:49) >>
Part 7 (9:40) >>
Part 8 (9:59) >>
Part 9 (9:59) >>

Terracotta Army Is Coming to Town in Atlanta 兵临城下

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

Terracotta Army Exhibition will be in High Museum of Atlanta on Nov. 16! Tickets can be booked in advance in the following web site (as checked on 11/3/2008):

http://www.woodruffcentertickets.org/museum/ticket/reserve.aspx?perf=19124&selected=19124

Museum Admission Sunday, November 16, 2008 Venue: High Museum of ArtTimes Available *
3:00PM
3:30PM
4:00PM
4:30PM
5:00PM

Number of Adult Tickets
$18.00

Number of Child Tickets
$11.00

Number of Student Tickets
$15.00

Number of Senior Tickets
$15.00

Note: no refunds or exchanges; please check your ticket dates and times before placing an order. Last ticket slot for the day is sold one hour prior to closing.

Museum Admission includes access to all special exhibitions as well as the permanent collection. The First Emperor exhibition opens on November 16, 2008 and runs through April 19, 2009; tickets purchased for these dates will include The First Emperor as part of your admission.

Members receive complimentary and discounted tickets to special exhibits.
Click here to find out more about becoming a member >>

Groups of 10 or more receive discounted admission, Museum Shop discounts, and more.
Email groupsales@woodruffcenter.org or call 404-733-4550 for reservations.
Click here to learn more about Group Sales >>

漢字劇場動畫–「人、日」与「家、高」

Saturday, November 1st, 2008

台湾推广中文方面做了一些实实在在的工作,比如把动画用于中文教学,做得生动有趣,值得一提。以下四字摘自:

http://www.huayuworld.org/joomla1012/page/web/1.htm

觀賞漢字劇場動畫–「人、日」
觀賞漢字劇場動畫–「家、高」