Category Archives: Almost completely off-topic

Web Host’s Server Blew Up

So sometime in late August I noticed this site was down. (I hadn’t found time to post much during the summer.) So anyway, at that time I try to log into the control panel for the site to see what … Continue reading

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Project Gutenberg

If you are a commuter and have an IPod or Zune, I recommend that you checkout Project Gutenberg for a bunch of free audiobooks. They have books that have gone into the ‘public domain’ (as I understand it, the copyright … Continue reading

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Software Bugs Can Really Hurt

Ok, so I was stranded last Sunday at Newark International Airport in New Jersey for about 6.5 hours. Thats not soooo bad but what makes it worse is that I had just gotten off a plane that I had been … Continue reading

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Trek through Europe

I just got back from a two week trek through Europe – traveling with my wife and another couple. We started in Frankfurt, stopped for a night in the beautiful ‘olde town’ part of Heidlberg. From there we headed off … Continue reading

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Microsoft Download Notification

A while back through my MSDN account or some similiar type of thing I signed up for Microsoft Download Notifications. This ‘service’ claimed to shoot me an email every once in a while when something new and exciting was available … Continue reading

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