sunday posts for everyone – the wait is over on june 25th

i’ve been waiting for friday, june 25th and now on father’s day it’s less than a week away.  what’s happening on june 25th you ask?  office 2010 has already shipped (i haven’t posted anything on docs.com or office.live.com here that i recall).  the xbox news was already announced.  it’s the return of my favorite tv…

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sunday posts for everyone: multiple computers

between work and home i’ve got enough computers that i often lose track of what computer has what software on it (or even more importantly, what computer has what document, pictures, videos or music on it) and making certain it’s available from whatever computer i happen to be working on or using at the time…


sunday posts for everyone: bit.ly

the old wisdom used to be don’t click on anything that you don’t recognize and only follow links from someone you know, but lately with so many of our methods of communications being shortened (twitter, texting, mobile phones, netbooks, etc.) there is definitely a new set of confusing looking links around the internet – the…


sunday posts for everyone: bing maps and photosynth integration!

last week at malta elementary all the kids were excited about the photosynth (a 3 dimensional representation of a place or an object from different angles) and i also showed them the bing map app of some of those photosynths.  once we got to the microsoft surface globe application (part of the windows 7 touch…


sunday posts for everyone: what is he talking about?

a couple weeks ago someone mentioned that they don’t understand half of the stuff i post here, on twitter and on facebook (because my twitter updates also appear on facebook automatically) and i got to thinking about how much of what i communicate assumes you work in information technology.  thus the new sunday posts for…


sunday posts for everyone – giving

this topic seemed to be appropriate since i have just completed a few requests to support a high school friend, a coworker and a friend i met through the chicago windows user group in their running and walking.  in june eva and i will again participate in the trek 100 ride. the chicago windows user…


sunday posts for everyone

a good friend of mine mentioned at church that there are a number of my posts that she doesn’t understand (or knows she’s better off ignoring because of my musical tastes!) and finds it frustrating that she doesn’t understand.  i’ve decided to start finding something to share on sundays that relates to the masses.  her…