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Dark Fiber Setup Back at Lick-Wilmerding with Monkeybrains

Here are pics from way back when Alex and Rudy at Monkeybrains figured-out how to snag access to the old Earthlink dark fiber nearby for Lick-Wilmerding and to open a line of sight access point for Excelsior and Ingleside in SF. I was the Director of IT at Lick-Wilmerding at the time. We were struggling with bandwidth and were excited to partner with Alex and Rudy in addition to making something...

Seen Around San Francisco

Salvaging some old pictures from the pile of old files to continue sharing from years gone by around San Francisco. Most of these were taken from around 2008-2014-ish. Mount Davidson old petrified treeSt. Francis fountain car accidentOcean Beach car surferScary driveway parking sign in MissionWaldo in Glen ParkThe Pope Room at old Buca Di BeppoErlich Bachman in Masonic trafficDarth...

Fred Mergy Page Fixed, Updated

Many years ago, I created a page on my old site so if people were searching for my late father, they would find him. Over the many years, I’ve always received queries and comments from people that played and worked with my father in the Bay Area jazz scene in the 1960s through to the 1980s. The page was broken but as WordPress tech improved and I could drop all the various audio and image...

Favorite Maker Faire Memories Over The Years

Here are some pics from various years hitting Maker Faire in San Mateo and the East Bay.  

Dark room mechsCombat GnomesHuge motorized flyerfrom 2012?Steam areasThought it was Ren FaireMiles O’Brien doing interviewsThe big rock swingFire sculpture mechsMore Combat GnomesHippy elementPuppet sculpturesLive from the Tesla StageMore motorized mechs

Dr. William New Jr. 1942-2017


Bill New was a longtime mentor, friend, and inspiration. We all miss you Bill.

Above is a video Bill recorded many years ago is connection to one of the many schools he supported and advocated for while below is something I worked on with Bill as part of the Natus IPO roadshow circa 2001.

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