Monthly Archives: April 2010

I want to play 2 videos on YouTube in a continuous loop. How do I do this?

(You): I want to play 2 videos on YouTube in a continuous loop. How do I do this? (Maureen): http://www.youtubedoubler.com/ you just need to make sure to add the “&loop=1” to the end of each video URL (You): That lets … Continue reading

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On YouTube, can you “mute” the video and listen to it like a radio?

(You): On YouTube, can you “mute” the video and listen to it like a radio? (Brad): No, but you don’t HAVE to watch it. You can minimize the window.. open a new tab.. etc. (You): I was hoping to save … Continue reading

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What’s the best way to setup a Windows XP guest in VirtualBox? Using the graphics interface is painfully slow.

(You): What’s the best way to setup a Windows XP guest in VirtualBox? Using the graphics interface is painfully slow. (Ian): You can always adjust the VirtualBox guest profile temporarily to complete the setup. I’ve done this on a dual-core … Continue reading

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What’s the glycemic index of wild rice? Do the carbs come in slowly or quickly?

(You): What’s the glycemic index of wild rice? Do the carbs come in slowly or quickly? (Shashi): http://www.southbeach-diet-plan.com/glycemicfoodchart.htm ———————- (Kathleen): The glycemic index of wild rice is 57. It’s considered slower than some in carb consumption, but not a low … Continue reading

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Does soy milk have sugar? Detail: Aardvark hates short questions so I have to add some random junk here.

(You): Does soy milk have sugar? Detail: Aardvark hates short questions so I have to add some random junk here. (Alan): Usually it does. Check the labelf for the individual brand. (You): I meant the one Starbucks uses… I didn’t … Continue reading

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I love Starbucks VIA Instant Coffee but it’s REALLY expensive… almost $1 per tube! What are some cheaper alternatives and/or where can I buy VIA coffee cheaper?

(You): I love Starbucks VIA Instant Coffee but it’s REALLY expensive… almost $1 per tube! What are some cheaper alternatives and/or where can I buy VIA coffee cheaper? (Alan): you could see whether http://coffeeam.com has comparable products; their whole bean … Continue reading

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What’s the difference between a latte and an espresso?

(You): What’s the difference between a latte and an espresso? (Maureen): latte has steamed milk ———————- (Kurt): An espresso is a small portion of strong coffee. A latte is with steamed milk as well. ———————- (Mark): A latte is espresso … Continue reading

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Comcast wants to lease me a second digital tuner box. Where can I buy one directly cheap?

(You): Comcast wants to lease me a second digital tuner box. Where can I buy one directly cheap? (William): Not possible to buy ———————- (Scott): If it’s like cox cable they will gave to activate it and may not do … Continue reading

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My cable company rents me a digital cable box so that I can tune in channels over 100. Do most modern TVs tune in channels over 100 themselves, making digital cable boxes obsolete?

(You): My cable company rents me a digital cable box so that I can tune in channels over 100. Do most modern TVs tune in channels over 100 themselves, making digital cable boxes obsolete? (Andy): Some can. But digital cable … Continue reading

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How much caffiene and sugar does a Starbucks sugar-free hazelnut latte have? I realize the hazelnut syrup is sugar-free, but the latte part might add hidden sugar (lactose)?

(You): How much caffiene and sugar does a Starbucks sugar-free hazelnut latte have? I realize the hazelnut syrup is sugar-free, but the latte part might add hidden sugar (lactose)? (Sarah): It depends on the size. I believe Starbucks does one … Continue reading

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