On Vacation (or gone fishin’) T’was, December 22nd, three days before Christmas, I’d awakened in time, it hadn’t yet past, There was time to do all that I wanted, at last!It’s not that I’d been a Scrooge and haunted,I’d simply been busy with product launches. You see, On November 8th I fell into a dreamof…


Do Wookies Say Merry Christmas?

Chewbacca Sings Silent Night This Rocks! http://cakerdeath.blogspot.com/2005/12/very-chewbacca-christmas.html


Xbox Comics

Now this is fun stuff! This website aggregates editorial cartoons from around the US and there’s a lot on our very own Xbox 360. Check it out http://cagle.msnbc.com/news/XBox/main.asp Also, I have to admit I love the social experiment the guys at www.smashmyxbox.xom did! Really funny shiz-nit.


IT Heroes Episode VII

Forest to Forest Trusts and Windows 2003 SP1 on Exchange Today we have the pleasure of speaking with Damon Christopher Jackson, network admin for a major motion picture studio in LA. Damon discusses his real life implementations of Windows 2003 Active Directory Forest-to-Forest Trusts, his configurations of DNS and his experiences with Windows Server 2003…


World Network Speed Record Shattered

World Network Speed Record Shattered for Third Consecutive Year Caltech, SLAC, Fermilab, CERN, Michigan, Florida, Brookhaven, Vanderbilt and Partners in the UK, Brazil, Korea and Japan Set 131.6 Gigabit Per Second Mark During the SuperComputing 2005 Bandwidth Challenge SEATTLE, Wash.–An international team of scientists and engineers for the third consecutive year has smashed the network…


IT Heroes Episode VI

Ben Serebin, Exchange Expert Part 2 Welcome back for Part 2 with Ben Serebin, CEO of Reef Solutions, an IT consulting firm based in Manhattan. In addition to running his business Ben serves as President of the NY Exchange Users Group and on the Board of NYC Wireless, a non-profit company responsible for such high…


It slices, it dices…but wait that’s not all!

Special Pricing for Virtual Server 2005 R2! Microsoft already started an aggressive marketing launch for Virtual Server 2005 R2 announcing a pricelist of $199 for Enterprise Edition and $99 for Standard Edition.Now they go even further launching a new promotion, valid till 30th June, for having Virtual Server 2005 R2 Enterprise Edition at $99, as reported…


It’s Official!

Windows Server Release 2 RTMs (released to Manufacturing) Microsoft Releases Windows Server 2003 R2: “Doing More With Less” Just Got BetterCompany announces new solutions, promotional offers and joint efforts with partners to help customers realize the benefits of Windows Server 2003 R2. REDMOND, Wash. — Dec. 6, 2005 — Microsoft Corp. today announced the release…


AOL And Microsoft

AOL to use MSN Search Wall Street Journal: http://go.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=businessNews&storyID=10497265&src=eDialog/GetContent “The Journal said that, under negotiations between Time Warner and Microsoft, AOL would drop Google as its main Internet search provider and switch to Microsoft’s MSN service. Under their current agreement, Google derived about 11 percent of its first-half revenue from AOL, which also generates substantial…


Killer Quiz

Serial Killer or Programmer; You Decide Thank you to my friend Matt Hester for this one. This made me laugh out loud, I only got 7 out of ten.  http://www.malevole.com/mv/misc/killerquiz