Thursday, April 28

I Punched Saddam in the Mouth

Meet Samir, the St. Louis auto mechanic who pulled Saddam Hussein from his spider hole

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Wednesday, April 20

Windows Server Hacks: Remotely Enable Remote Desktop

What to do when you need to enable Remote Desktop on a remote server? Mitch Tulloch, author of Windows Server Hacks, walks you through the steps.
by Mitch Tulloch

Monday, April 18

Suntimes Article about Roe Conn

Good article about Roe, Jim and Christina.
You'll never talk alone

Thursday, April 14

Googling for web.config and other source code

Google allows you to search for pages with specific information in the title of the page as well as in the text of the page. Since many directory browsable websites have the word "Index of" in the title , it's fairly easy to search for sites that are directory browsable.

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Tobin Titus : String.Format vs StringBuilder.AppendFormat

Tobin Titus : String.Format vs StringBuilder.AppendFormat
Always use StringBuilder

Wednesday, April 13

Satellite Pictures Hold Suprises

Notable surprises include a just-erupted volcano, violent scenes from Iraq (a bomb going off in Baghdad and a firefight in Najaf) and even a 747 landing in Tokyo, something difficult to capture given that the satellite is moving at 17,000 mph. (Note: Story contains a picture gallery.)

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Tuesday, April 12

DVD beer fridge

Its a TV, It plays DVD's, and best of all it stores beer!!! When are these coming to the US? :)

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Saturday, April 9

100s of Interesting Google Map Locations

Literly Hundreds of interesting google map locations!
Wrigley Field
White House

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Wednesday, April 6

DirecTV's HD problem

I love Tivo and Direct TV. But don't waste your money on DirectTivo's HD receiver($999!). The big kicker: if you get local channels in standard definition format, you cannot get HD. DirecTV can only offer Over the Air (OTA) antennas. I really hate the idea of going back to Comcast for Cable. But atleast it will be a Comcast with Tivo

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Tuesday, April 5

Now it becomes apparent why Google owns Keyhole

Has anyone noticed Google Maps now has a satellite view option of your map? It will take your queried position and give you a choice of map view or satellite view! How cool is this. Everyone Check it out!

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