He was promoted to brigadier general on December 15th, 1863, after the victorious conclusion of the raid. The Sony Reader Daily Edition is pretty good in this regard, though not particularly spectacular.
On April 1, Albuquerque’s own Launchpad presents The Casualties, Goatwhore, and Havok. Doors for this all-ages show open at 7 p.m., with the first band taking the stage at 7:30 p.m. Entry is only $15 but is subject to change at the door.
Above the screen is an HP TrueVision HD Webcam. It works well with the bundled Cyberlink YouCam software, but you’ll still want good lighting to avoid noise and off colors.
Saturday, March 26th: Tribute Wars XXXVIII at Mercury Lounge. Tool tribute Schism will be teaming up once again with Alice in Chains tribute Facelift for a night of each band’s best songs, played with eerie accuracy. Check out my review of Tribute Wars XXXVII in December here for an idea of what to expect.
Why go through all of the rigmarole of travelling by car to see your favourite band? There are coach trips to just about every type of concert you can imagine; from Classical and Opera to black metal and Grunge.
Something else to watch out for is that you get the right ratio for your projector. The Draper Luma screens come in different ratios, for a HD projector you will want a 16:9 screen ratio. Otherwise, you will have to deal with wasted space on the viewing area which does not make for a good home theater screen.
The speakers are under a grill above the keyboard and are fine for casual listening. They’re capable of pushing out decent audio, but, regardless of their Beats Audio processing, you won’t mistake them for a good set of external speakers.
For that price you’ll also get a 500GB hybrid hard drive with 32GB of flash memory, 4GB of 1,600MHz DDR3 RAM, and integrated Intel HD 4000 graphics. The laptop is configurable from HP, though, with options including solid-state drives and discrete AMD graphics with 2GB of onboard memory.