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Archive for the 'Work' Category

Virtualization

Monday, October 16th, 2006

Preface: this post is actually sitting at around 6 months old now, I figure it’s time to wrap it up (yep, still eating away at those drafts in my wordpress). Now onto the show. I’ve been advocating for Virtualization at my workplace (has since become my old workplace); why? Because it just makes sense for [...]

In defense of web (software) developers…

Saturday, August 12th, 2006

I’ve been a proud web developer since the mid 90′s and it sure has changed a lot since then. However, as Jeremy’s post indicates; many in the software industry don’t give enough respect to the web “engineers”. Rightly said: PHP and AJAX aren’t exactly the same as C++ or Java (duh), but that doesn’t mean [...]

Silly puddy anyone?

Sunday, January 22nd, 2006

Now that’s just… uhhhh…. silly. :D Some folks at Google decide one day to order some silly puddy. Not just SOME silly puddy but a whopping 250lbs of it. See for yourself!

A Large Montor Makes You More Productive… and happy. :)

Monday, December 5th, 2005

I tend to agree with JeremyZ, and countless others… the time and price was right to jump to the 20″+ era.

Management; who are they and how do they get there?

Wednesday, October 26th, 2005

In a nutshell, some people simply are not fit to manage and a good number of those who are may not be fit to manage people.