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Musings about Marketing and the Microsoft IT Academy program....

May, 2007

  • Microsoft Surface....wow....

    I know I am not the first person to post about Microsoft Surface , but I am not going to not post about it just because of that. This is a product that will take us closer to full interactive computing. Think Matrix + Minority Report + Real Life (sorry...
  • How important is *my* MCSE status to you?

    Windows Server 2008 . It finally has a name. Giving our upcoming server release a real name means we can all start planning for the next round of MCSE certification tests. There isn't anything on the public Training and Certification site yet except for...
  • The RIAA is on the attack....again....and my fix for their problem...

    I just read yet another article on how the RIAA sent out letters to university students threatening to sue those who have downloaded and shared music without paying for it unless they pay a settlement. I have seen dozens of similar articles over the past...
  • Back from a mini-vacation....

    I am now catching up on email and blogs topics. Look for a flurry of activity over the next few days as I am off the road now for a few days. My wife and i were in Chicago for the weekend (had never been there) and went on the Frank Lloyd Wright tour...
  • Free Technet Plus Subscriptions....

    *** Update -- All three have been claimed! *** I have three (3) Technet Plus subscriptions that I am offering up to the first three (3) people to respond to me via email. I can only send these out in the US though so my apologies to my international...
  • The First IT Pro....ever....

    I have had several requests to post the video of the First IT Pro Ever that I have shown at a few of my events. Well there ya go..... For the record - I didn't create it. I found it while cruising around the web. I don't recall what site I grabbed it...
  • More on Certification....

    There is some timely information posted on a blog managed by some of my Canadian counterparts regarding certification I wanted to let you know about.... Certification Related Webcasts The Value of Certification Do Managers Care About Certification? Does...
  • Longhorn Screencasts.....

    I am working on a project to do some screen casts for Vista. I also want to do some for Longhorn as well to post through my blog. But I don't want to show you things that *I* think you want to know. I want to show you things that *you* want to see......
  • Vacation Time coming up....

    Heads up! (btw......ever wonder why in baseball, basketball, football......all the sports with balls that can fly amuck.....people yell "head's up" when a ball is heading for people?.....Usually coming in from the sky.....They obviously think that getting...
  • Stupid Videos....

    (subtitled - too much time on my hands....) Sometimes I can't help but laugh at some of the comments I get on evaluation forms from my events. Today's chuckle comes in the form of.... "too much time spent on stupid video..." Now and then I break...
  • Comments not working....

    It has been brought to my attention that comments are not working on my blog....I will get some emails sent to see if this can get resolved. I will update this post when it is good to go. ***UPDATED*** Comments are now working. It seems my Technorati...
  • Why I REALLY dig Vista Ultimate.....

    I am on the road today (like that is a big surprise....) in Redmond, OR at the Deschutes County Fairgrounds for the local Technology Showcase . Lots of local vendors and some big players showing off some cool technology. I will post more about that later...