Monthly Archives: April 2007

It costs an arm and leg

Have you ever wondered where some of the expressions and cliches come from that we use? The subject fascinates me to no end. I heard this one the other day from a friend. It seems that during the Renaissance,  portrait painting … Continue reading

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Code Charge (by

This looks like an awesome tool, but it sounds almost too good to be true. I have not yet found a development environment that could handle both Java-based and Microsoft.NET-based code with equal grace. I especially like the fact that … Continue reading

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Age is all in your head

A  backyard party conversation overheard: Yesterday I was relaxing in my backyard and noticed the neighbors were having an outdoor party. Lots of kids were present and three of them were bouncing up and down on a trampoline that was … Continue reading

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9 holes of bliss

  OK, so I played my second nine-hole course ever. I got a free pass from the Utah golf show that was good for 9 or 18 free holes, so I decided “why not”? This course (Cedar Hills Golf club) was … Continue reading

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Card Space

Last week I attended an MSDN event where they were discussing “Card Space” which is purported to replace usernames and passwords on the web. It was an interesting concept for me because I have become a little overwhelmed with the … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Well I finally took the plunge and decided to start my own blog. I’m hoping to make this into a launching point for many interesting discussions, sharing of information and expoloration of ideas. These things are almost always enhanced when … Continue reading

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