Hmm, I wonder what it is…

Hmm, I wonder what it is…

Interesting plant outside the Library building

Interesting plant outside the Library building

Something interests Powa…

Something interests Powa…

Car lust: 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback GT
*HNNG*

Car lust: 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback GT

*HNNG*

Jennifer found a new Fiesta Seasoning: Chipotle Hamburger.

Jennifer found a new Fiesta Seasoning: Chipotle Hamburger.

Team Fortress 2 replay screenshots: These guys know how to load out!

I REALLY love WiFi.

I REALLY love WiFi.

Dust Storm at UTPA.

While working in the student services building the wind kicked up and dust was everywhere.  It looked pretty crazy.

Fluke Air-Magnet training

Fluke Air-Magnet training

Pan fried bone-in rib eye with Chorizo de San Manuel steak seasoning. It was quite delicious.

Goodbye HTC One X, it was a great run. Hello LG G3

I was considering 3 phones when it came to a replacement.  They were the LG G3, Samsung Galaxy S5 and the HTC M8. Here is a side-by-side comparison of specs. (Phone pics source)

Phone Specs:

  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 801 (up to 2.5GHz Quad-Core)
  • Display: 5.5-inch Quad HD IPS (2560 x 1440, 538ppi)
  • Memory: 16/32GB eMMC ROM, 2/3GB DDR3 RAM / microSD slot (128GB max)
  • Camera: Rear 13.0MP with OIS+ and Laser Auto Focus / Front 2.1MP
  • Battery: 3,000mAh (removable)
  • Operating System: Android 4.4.2 KitKat
  • Size: 146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9mm
  • Weight: 149g
  • Network: 4G / LTE / HSPA+ 21 Mbps (3G)
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth Smart Ready (Apt-X), NFC,
  • SlimPort, A-GPS/Glonass, USB 2.0
  • Color: Metallic Black, Silk White, Shine Gold, Moon Violet, Burgundy Red
  • Other: Smart Keyboard, Smart Notice, Knock CodeTM , Guest Mode, etc.
  • Specification source: Here
  • FULL SPECS: Here

What sold me on the LG G3 was the combination of price and camera quality.  Best Buy was running a sale ($99 new customer or upgrade with a 2 yr. contract) and the camera quality is amazing.  Here is a side-by-side comparison of the three phones’ cameras.

Feels good man.

Test shot with the new phone.

Test shot with the new phone.

Cyberpunk meets TF2. I love it.
Source unknown.

Cyberpunk meets TF2. I love it.

Source unknown.

Network Wiring workspace. It’s been very busy lately.

Network Wiring workspace. It’s been very busy lately.

Sinister, I miss you.  I still think about you every day. 

Sinister, I miss you.  I still think about you every day.