August, 2008

  • Printer Operators Permissions

    I went to a neighborhood picnic this week. After a delicious T-bone steak and some home made chocolate ice cream I had some time to talk with a friend that I have know for a number of years. Brian works in IT and manages a fairly sizeable piece of an...
  • EPD (Electronic Paper Display)

    The world of print media is about to change. In fact the change will move from print to media. The cool thing about the change is that it will literally occur on the paper. Well, in the paper to be more precise. EInk Corporation who manufactures and produces...
  • Custom Win PE Images

    Ever since the release of Windows Vista folks have been asking me about the details of creating custom Windows Pre Installation Environment (Win PE) images.  There is some great information on the subject that is available at the TechNet web site...
  • XBOX360 Repair Update

    Wahoo! I received this in my email yesterday. Dear Chris Henley, Xbox Customer Support Service Request ID #: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Serial Number: We are happy to share with you that your service request is completed and your Xbox console is now ready for...
  • Kill the cable box: Get free TV - MSN Money

    I read MSN money every day. When I saw the headline I had to read the article. I would highly recommend it. If for no other reason than the chance to see an outside take on all of the available sources of TV/Movies online. It's a great article. Clear...
  • Fishing with Barbie

    I have 2 daughters and I really want them to fall in love with the outdoors.  If you want a girl to like fishing you have to accessorize. The classic tool has been the Barbie fishing rod.  There is a magic that Barbie rods have that you can...
  • 24 hours of Exchange - Free for Download

    I love free stuff! Especially if the free stuff has real value. How does 24 hours of free training on Exchange 2007 delivered by one of the worlds leading experts on the subject sound. Harold Wong originally delivered these as a series of web casts and...
  • The Return of the XBOX

    At a few minutes after 5 PM the big brown UPS truck pulled up in front of our house.  We had been watching the tracking number and knew it was coming today.  I called to the kids and told them that there was a UPS truck out front.  They...
  • Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2

    My friend Matt Hester is passionate about technology and the way it changes peoples lives for the better.  He has been working with the Internet Explorer 8 folks lately.  The browser is something we all interact with on a regular basis. ...
  • Lips

    Deep down inside us all is a little bit of rock star. Some try to keep that part hidden while others choose to let it out. When you are all alone in the house and your favorite song comes on the stereo you just kind of have to sing along. I personally...
  • Largest Hacking Case Ever Prosecuted

    I think we all realize that there's much more to the world we live in than just the nice day to day activities we all engage in. There is another part, that it is ugly and illegitimate. Most of us pretend that the ugly parts simply don't exist because...