Monthly Archives: December 2010

I love end-of-year lists. Toda…

I love end-of-year lists. Today we have “100 or so Books that shaped a Century of Science” be sure to read Feynman – http://bit.ly/hA2Dc5

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Recommendations on setting up a web site.

I just helped Katie setup a web site (katiebegley.com).  While I’m walking through the process, I thought it would be worthwhile to document the process.  Partly this is for my reference, partly as a placeholder for friends and family setting … Continue reading

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Love the DVR. Watching Christ…

Love the DVR. Watching Christmas Specials with Barb. The first is Dr. Who “A Christmas Carol” ( with the new Doctor). And it’s snowing!

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Christmas wrong number call on…

Christmas wrong number call on Barb’s cell this morning. He called back, I answered. His response was “Uh oh!”. We don’t expect a call back.

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Happy Christmas, everyone. We …

Happy Christmas, everyone. We may have a white Christmas yett (well, Sunday into Monday). DIGITAL STORY OF NATIVITY – http://goo.gl/vRxyW -

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Megan made a “DNA Necklace” fr…

Megan made a “DNA Necklace” from her cheek cells. I teared up a bit. Geekdom is as much nurture as nature.

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RT @k_begz Im gonna rip this n…

RT @k_begz Im gonna rip this nose ring out #noseringfromhell <-an early Christmas present for your parents? You’re our fave 19 yo daughter!

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Why I hate Prometric for Microsoft Certification Exams

Why doesn’t Prometric recruit another location in New Jersey (specifically Mount Laurel) for IT professionals to take Microsoft and other certification exams? Why doesn’t Prometric fix it’s web site?  It’s 2010, and a company that has a monopoly on Microsoft … Continue reading

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Prometric sucks -web site tim…

Prometric sucks -web site timed out 4 times scheduling an exam; closest open seat 1 hour away, had to wait 2 hours to take a 45 min exam.

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Microsoft Security Essentials …

Microsoft Security Essentials 2.0 – lates release – I highly recommend everyone consider this for home computers http://bit.ly/h4saQ7

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@RachelAppel – latest Russoniv…

@RachelAppel – latest Russonivich System Internals book. Developers and System people will learn something in every chapter.

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Best Practice Incentive Result…

Best Practice Incentive Results for NJ school districts. http://bit.ly/glFgYq – INQ article – http://bit.ly/frCsDu -A worthwhile exercise?

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Some guy analyzed the Harry Po…

Some guy analyzed the Harry Potter movie to locate the real Diagon Alley – http://youtu.be/uZr4kvR58a8 – I feel much less geeky this morning

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My Droid got the 2.2.1 update …

My Droid got the 2.2.1 update this morning, and I’m way too excited about it. Time for more coffee, reading newspapers, trolling Internet.

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RT @laurenweinstein: The “hott…

RT @laurenweinstein: The “hottest” product at Amazon.com. DO read the comments. http://amzn.to/fgsOOb <- maybe too much coffee this morning?

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Tell Obama: Don’t cave on unfu…

Tell Obama: Don’t cave on unfunded tax cuts for the rich! It hasn’t created jobs in eight years! Send a fax now: http://bit.ly/fKEry8

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