Colleen’s midterms

From Mom "She finished her Anatomy midterm today and is REALLY excited! There were 85 questions and another 4 bonus questions for a total of 89 questions. She only missed 3 questions on the entire test. She tied with one other girl for the top score of 86/85!!!" Congratulations! 1:12 PM Updated with more details… Continue reading Colleen’s midterms

My Day Job

The presentations from PDC for WinFS just got posted. Checkout: WinFS Overview by Shishir: http://microsoft.sitestream.com/pdc05/DAT/DAT209.htm#nopreload=1&autostart=1 WinFS Data centric applications using WPF and WinForms by Ramesh: http://microsoft.sitestream.com/pdc05/DAT/DAT310.htm#nopreload=1&autostart=1 WinFS and ADO.NET: http://microsoft.sitestream.com/pdc05/DAT/DAT312.htm#nopreload=1&autostart=1 Unless you are a developer, nothing more than the first 2 will be interesting. Fun times…

Blizzard Entertainment Uses Spyware to Verify EULA Compliance

This is absolutely shocking that a company would think this is okay –  Blizzard writes a popular game, World of Warcraft, that includes a program called the "warden" that does a bit more than you might expect:  I watched the warden sniff down the email addresses of people I was communicating with on MSN, the… Continue reading Blizzard Entertainment Uses Spyware to Verify EULA Compliance

New Calling in Church

I was released last week from work in Elders Quorum last week and called to be the financial clerk. So far, it seems like a much easier job. Though for someone who is nearly paperless at work and even at home, the amount of physical paper work is shocking. I can see the purpose behind… Continue reading New Calling in Church

Wireless Broadband almost here?

 I wonder if it’ll do any better than some other failed solutions… time will tell. The Seattle Times: Business & Technology: Best Buy to sell Clearwire service