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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...


Brian Campbell - GotCast.com

A friend of mine, Brian Campbell, (our former intern at Sharkbytes) recently lauched a new site and had this to say: Hey everyone- i wanted to share my newest website with you all. It's called GotCast and we provide online casting for television....


Hedging my bet on Twitter with RandomJaikus.com

A little over a week ago I announced my latest little fun site: RandomTweets.com . It was a nice little site to build and working with the Twitter API was fun. Then along comes the news yesterday about Google acquiring Jaiku. The microblogging...


More Twitter Fun - RandomTweets.com

While looking at the Twitter API last week I found myself taking a glance at the public timeline - basically just to see what fields the RSS and XML feeds offered. I didn't really pay the content all that much attention, but one of the updates...


WhatIWantMost: How to post to your Twitter timeline

Last week I attended a presentation about Web 2.0 that described the recurring concepts behind the buzzword and looked at how (as well as if and when) those can be applied to enterprise systems and organizations. One of the points of the...


Code to Live - New Videocast Series

Keith Elder pointed to a new video series a couple of days ago on Channel9 by Steve Loethen and our own Josh Holmes, Code To Live. I watched the first two episodes and I enjoyed them. The series looks like it will be something a little different...


Up, Down, Touch the Ground

A few days ago Tucker (who is now 10 months old!) got a new toy, a singing Winnie the Pooh. It is really cute and he seems to like it. Whenever we sing the song he looks around the room for the toy so he is showing some associative recognition,...