Shoking news – update
Finally I got my garage door opener fixed. A technician told me that mine, was a very old model and that he wont repair it. Instead he offered me to install and new one for $460. I told him that I saw the openers for $250 at Home Depot, so why pay that much? He […]
Pictures include Alejandro del Castillo birthday, Alejandro Zepeda and Sayuri’s not quite parents baby shower, Fados, a BBQ at my place and a salsa night at Copa. And now, the trivia of the week: Who is this sexy girl?
NI Week – Day Three
Sorry for not posting sooner about the last NI Week day. I didn’t really spent much time there, since I only attended the morning keynote. It was given by Jeff Clarke, Senior Vice President of Dell Computer Corporation. The main point in the keynote was ‘Standardisation’. When a technology becomes a standard, its cost drops […]
NI Week – Day two!
Yesterday the Robolab mentoring went pretty well. I was assigned to a group of guys from an Ohio company called Inoveris that produces digital media (CDs, DVDs, …) and a professor. They were the Robolab challenge champions at NIWeek 2004, so I thought that they were not going to need much help from me. But […]
NI Week – Day One
I always thought it was very cool when people go to a conference and daily log their activities. So Iâ€™m going to try to do the same. I woke up early today and went with my sister, Marcos, Alejandro, Andres and Raffaele to Las Manitas Mexican restaurant to have breakfast. Then we headed to the […]
Aug 8 – Ana Maria is moving to Austin Aug 16-18 – NIWeek Sept 16 – Carlos Vives in San Antonio Sept 18 – Molotov at Stubbs Sept 23-25 – Austin City Limits Festival Already got tickets to go on sunday. That day Fanz Ferdinand and Coldplay are the main bands. Dic 16-26 – Vacations […]
Not exaclty the kind of shocking news you’ll expect: Yesterday, there was a big thunder storm in Austin. I was at work during it and it didn’t seemed too bad. When I got home, I sat in front of the TV and suddenly noticed that it was smelling like an electrical component was burning. I […]
Colombia 2 – 1 MÃ©xico!
I went to Houston to watch Colombia vs Mexico for the Gold Cup 2005 quarterfinals
I just got back from a concert of CafÃ© Tacuba at the studio where the Austin City Limits tv show is recorded. This program has been showing life music performances from different bands for 30 years. It was a private (and free) show for about 300 lucky people that even got invited (not my case) […]
Chichipanguanorrea al aire – CapÃtulo No. 1
CapÃtulo No. 1