Looking for a new job

Some internal changes here at Microsoft finds me looking for a new job.  I am focusing my search on jobs still here at Microsoft, but I guess…

Verizon DSL redirects bad URL requests

I use Verizon DSL.  Verizon just activated a service that gets their DNS server to lie in response to requests for non-existent domain names.  Instead of returning…

Advertising bubble to burst or a new tax: take your pick

The dot-com bubble burst I fully expected the dot-com bubble to burst.  The entire premise driving all the enormous bank loans, the promise of huge returns from…

Back to Blogger

I left Blogger back in October 2005 to switch to Community Server as my blogging platform.  I had the fortune of working at an institution that was…

availability-management.com ripping off my blog

availability-management.com has been ripping off my blog and posting it as their own.  No credit is given (a tiny link to the original).  They are using it…

Want a Writely invite?

It turns out that although you can’t directly sign up for Writely during this transition to Google, existing Writely accounts can invite others to Writely to collaborate…

IASSIST conference

So I have an opportunity to attend an IASSIST conference in Edinburgh. How exciting! BYU‘s College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences paid my way to demonstrate…

Great minds don’t think alike

I disagree with the idea that great minds think alike.  But when they do, you can be pretty sure it’s a great idea.