25 Reasons it’s Good to be an IT Guy

September 21, 2008

Great post over at Palaestra Training on 25 Reasons it’s Good to be an IT Guy (or girl for that matter). There aren’t too many women in IT (relatively speaking) but that’s slowly changing. Salaries, environment and technology in general is making the IT industry more appealing to women. Check out Palaestra’s post and see […]

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Daughtry covers U2 – Sunday Bloody Sunday

September 19, 2008

Daughtry, one of my recent favorites (watching him come up through American Idol) and turn into a smash hit, recently covered another one of my older favorite bands, U2. Daughtry’s cover of “Sunday Bloody Sunday” is excellent, and worth a watch. Check it out here. Like this:Like Loading…

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Top 10 Highest Paying Senior-Level IT Jobs

June 12, 2008

If you are a senior-level person in the IT industry and not making 6 figures (and who doesn’t want to do that), you need to re-evaluate your strategy.  If you’re brand new, then of course you have to put in the time, make the right moves and position yourself in the right sector. However, if […]

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Billy Joel Fan? Check these Guys Out!

May 7, 2008

Billy Joel tribute band “Big Shot” hails from Long Island New York and plays a lot of local venues throughout the Long Island, NYC and PA areas. I happened to come across their website a few months ago, and I was really impressed by the quality of their music.  Exceptionally tight, and they sound just […]

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Windows XP SP3 RC1 RDP Client Time-Bombed!

April 12, 2008

[ad] If you installed Windows XP SP3, thinking you’ll be ahead of the curve and check out the new features, enhanced security, etc., I’m right there with you.  I like to be up on things as much as possible, and Release Candidates certainly don’t scare me away.  I routinely run them on production boxes, and […]

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Protect Your ClickBank "Thank You" Page

April 11, 2008

Selling digital products on ClickBank is a great way to earn extra income, and link up with affiliates from all over the Internet.  When you first set up your account and create your sales page and thank you page, there really isn’t any security built in to keep people from trying to figure out your […]

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Amazing Artist – Autism and the Human Camera

March 22, 2008

I came across a video of Stephen Wiltshire, a London artist who is an absolutely amazing artist.  He’s able to look at something once, and draw it in amazing detail days later. In this video, he’s taken up in a helicopter over the City of Rome and given a 45-minute aerial tour of the city.  […]

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Windows XP SP3 and HD Audio

February 12, 2008

[ad] I recently was playing around with Windows XP SP3 (build 3264) and I slipstreamed the service pack into my Windows XP install media to make installing a new build easier (SP3 would already be installed). Normally, it’s a pretty straightforward process, however with SP3 (at least the RC build I was using) didn’t take […]

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Baby Middle Names

January 28, 2008

Having three children, my wife and I named our children months ahead of time to (with names picked out if they were a boy or girl) and I never really gave much thought to how difficult a task that could be.  We have a few sets of friends who are a few years behind us […]

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Top IT Certifications for 2008

January 23, 2008

[ad] Many companies are already chomping at the bit to take advantage of many of the features Windows Server 2008 offers, such as improvements to Terminal Services, Server Virtualization and security enhancements including bitlocker and read-only domain controllers for branch-office type installations.  Many of the services and features included in Windows Server 2008 will be […]

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