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Testing, Testing, Testing at Dayton .NET

Jim Holmes and Justin Kohnen will be co-presenting “Testing, Testing, Testing” tonight at the Dayton .NET Developer’s Group meeting. Get more details at the group’s blog and get a glimpse at some exciting upcoming presentations. Tonight is also…

Bad coffee day

I have a favorite coffee. It is an espresso roast Fair Trade house brand from Sam’s Club. It’s not Starbucks, but it’s pretty good. Good enough for me to drink everyday and enjoy. I buy a bag for about $14.00, grind it at the store, and it usually…

What's on my Phone

Since the cool iPhone list of people has long been extinguished and the list of other people that really utilize their mobile phone has also seemed to run its course, it looks like I am next thanks to Josh . If you would have asked me this…

Lunch Walk 4

Lunch Walk 4

This will be the last of the daily posts of my walk experiences during lunch. My adventures are not nearly as exciting as I make them out to be and I’m afraid that you, my favorite reader, will grow tired of my shtick if consumed on a daily basis. I…

Lunch Walk 3

Lunch Walk 3

Yet another example of the summer having passed. The pool is all boarded up. Yes, it is another drizzling, overcast, dreary day in middle America. Once again I was able to squeeze a walk in between showers. I’m sure you were wondering who my walking…

Lunch Walk 2

Lunch Walk 2

Yesterday’s post brought enough “atta boys” and amateur renditions of Bette Midler’s “Wind Beneath my Wings” that there is no way for me to back out now. My walk partner today is the lovely Belle - the most scared dog in the world. Here she’s…

Lunch Walk 1

Lunch Walk 1

Saturday while having lunch at Day of .NET - Ann Arbor , Michael Eaton mentioned that he liked to take an hour and sit and watch TV or play a bit of WOW or something during lunch beside sit in front of his computer. I thought that was a good idea…

Using Community Server to build your Life Stream

Like a lot of you reading this I have spent a lot of time recently using and working with Twitter, Jaiku, Facebook , LinkedIn , MySpace , Community Server (!!) and more social networking applications and platforms. One of the more interesting…

Make Jaiku presence updates programmatically

A couple of weeks ago I wrote post about updating your Twitter timeline using the Twitteroo Core API . Recently I dug into the Jaiku API to learn how to do the same. The Jaiku API docs don’t offer many examples or details, but the basics are…

Day of .NET in Ann Arbor III

Day of .NET in Ann Arbor is Saturday, October 20th at Washtenaw Community College. I’ve attended both previous events and if you live within driving distance you should definitely attend. It’s four hours one-way for me! This event has offered great…