November, 2004

  • EEC Tour Video on Channel 9

    The much anticipated (at least by me) video tour of the Enterprise Engineering Center is now up on channel9 . Jeremy Collins and Scott Napolitan were gracious enough to do the walking tour and Robert Scoble of course was behind the camera. Good stuff...
  • An interesting day of meetings

    Today I spent several hours meetings. This is a common occurrence for me but today was a little different. The meetings were about Quality, Community, Accountability and value proposition, pretty standard topics around here and generally the thinking...
  • My favorite office prank

    At Microsoft window offices are handed out strictly based on years of service at the company. Years ago when I was on the Publisher team we had a guy named Randy who was the next in line to get a window. For several months Randy remained the next in line...
  • Halo 2

    I Don't have an overall impression of the game yet cause I only had about 30 minutes of play time before coming to work today . I Got my copies at EB games in Redmond. My wife (Elena) being the great wife that she is was willing to get a number and stand...
  • UltimateTV

    Let me preface this by saying that I am a pretty reasonable guy, I don't get overly upset when things aren't going my way and accept failings in both people and stuff pretty well. Let me also say that I once loved my UltimateTV way more than my TiVo and...
  • My Vonage Experience

    I have had Vonage for several months now and am pretty happy with it. Seems reliable enough and I really like the ability to get voicemail and configure call forwarding online. Of course for a guy like me a couple tin cans and a string would be good enough...