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

September, 2008

  • Rock and Roll and more of those little hidden boxes...

    Last night I went with my wife and a friend to see Santana in concert (also why I missed blogging yesterday). Carlos Santana is an amazing guitar player. He played the classics and some tunes I was not familiar with. I told my wife about 1/2 way through...
  • Have you seen these viruses lately?

    I have seen more than a dozen alerts from Forefront this week notifying me of virus attachments. All of the attachments have been something similar to movie.avi.exe.   The virus itself is identified as W32/Downldr2.DIKB. Over at Authentium , this...
  • The Death of Physical Media.....

    I bought the HD-DVD Microsoft released for the XBox 360. I did so knowing the format may not win the format war. I did so because it was by far the cheapest way into HD quality DVD's. I did so because I wanted to support my company. I also did so knowing...
  • Bill Gates and Jerry Seinfeld commercial....

    I don't have TV service so I had to wait till it hit YouTube . Not what I expected which is good. I expected it to be way over the top. Turns out it is only a little over the top.  :)   Cheers!
  • Chrominess....

    I downloaded Chrome and played with it a little over the past 24 hours. Then I uninstalled it. First, there is all the hullaballoo over the EULA that I am sure you have seen a million other places. I am not sure I would ever use it based upon that regardless...
  • Interesting Downloads for the Week Ending - 08-29-2008

    Infrastructure Development & Operations · Windows Server 2008 Fax Server Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager 2007 · Windows Server Print Server Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager 2007 · Update for...
  • Maxed out one of my TeraStations....

    Just tried to move some pictures from my Sony HD video camera over to my media storage server and got a disk full message. Impossible!  It's a 1 terabyte drive! So I looked up at it an freaked out when I saw red LED's on the panel for the first time...
  • 2 Days Missed....

    This is what my blog post from last night was supposed to say... Missed One.... For those of you following closely, I missed making my daily blog post yesterday. I realized this after my wife and I took off to go to karaoke. I did try to get a post online...