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IP Address - Chicken or Moan?

I have used IPChicken for several years to quickly figure out what my public facing IP address is. I know that isn’t very geeky, but it is very “webby” - maybe I’m more of a webophile than a true geek. But enough of my self-analysis… for me it was…

Are you delivering absurd customer service?

My blog posts are all over the map. The last one was about Popeye’s vs Hooters’ Buffalo Shrimp , the one before that about Community Server theming , some about web development, some about pet projects, some about my family, some about cooking…

SnowScene, SnowFlakes, and CSTeam blog themes

SnowScene, SnowFlakes, and CSTeam blog themes

Following the lead of Jose , Jayme (one of the newest CS Team members) and Kevin … My three entries for the Community Server 2007 Theming Extravaganza were all blog themes.  SnowScene is a fairly simple alteration of the Vanilla theme that adds…

Are you a Telligenti to be?

We are looking for Software Developers to join the Managed Experience Team.  Managed Experience Team = you get to work with all the coolest stuff one some of our best know community sites. Currently the sites we manage are Silverlight.NET, IIS.NET…

Brainstorming a new presentation

I mentioned in  a previous post that I was dreaming up a new presentation. I had a great time at CodeMash last year and really enjoyed doing my first presentation at a conference along with Joe . The CodeMash organizers will be taking submissions…

Error on blog RSS link in Community Server when using FeedBurner

Error on blog RSS link in Community Server when using FeedBurner

I ran into an issue today that I had not seen before where clicking the RSS link from a Community Server blog presented an error message like this: At first I thought there must be something wrong with the feed, but after a bit of troubleshooting…

After hours projects update

After hours projects update

This post is as much for my sanity, to clear my mind, as it is for sharing my thoughts. I have a couple of after hours projects going on right now and a couple that I would like to start. I have been working on a few things for the Community Server…

I need a vacation from my vacation

I need a vacation from my vacation

Last week was PTO for me. No trips planned, just a little time off to relax, maybe get a few things done around the house. At least that was the plan. The reality is that I worked my butt off every day from Saturday morning the previous weekend to…

Please stop posting excerpts in your RSS feed!

I’m not speaking to anyone in particular with the above title, just the blogging world in general. I pruned a few RSS feeds from my reader today (Newsgator Outlook Edition in case you’re keeping count) and afterward I realized that each of the three…

WhatIWantMost The roundup

Following is a list of all the posts of the WhatIWantMost series. I’m listing them all here mostly for my own selfish purposes, but feel free to bookmark this post yourself. Creating the WhatIWantMost web site from scratch: Introduction…