Microsoft Acquires Sysinternals

Wow ... I don't know why I'm surprised at this one, but Microsoft just acquired Winternals/Sysinternals.  I'm anxious to see what happens to the awesome tools they develop.

Glacier Demo Site

Several weeks ago I launched the Glacier info site ( -- Glacier is an electronic logbook designed to replace paper logs and generally targeted at technical facilities or plants.  At last, I've got the demo site running.  Check out the demo at this link.  Use "demo" for both the username and password.  If you're not sure what Glacier is all about, check out the info site for more information.  There's several screenshots and product info, but with the de... [More]

20/20 Week 10 Update

Today I had my 10 week check-in for the 20/20 program.  My total calorie count over the program has been below what my nutritionist would like to see, but still acceptable.  (The big problem I have is keeping the fat down ... carbs are reduced greatly and my biggest concern, so unless I'm eating chicken or fish all day, I'm running out of options.)  In my case, I've been exercising a lot more than anticipated or expected, so the progress has been real good.  At week 10, I'm down about 53... [More]

Zen Vision:M

Despite working behind enemy lines, when it comes to personal purchases, I'll buy what I feel is best suited for my needs.  In this case, I was looking for a good MP3 player.  It needed to store a large amount of music, and if it could do video, all the better.  Several weeks ago, with many hours to spend on a plane (and, although I didn't know it at the time, many, many hours spent in an airport), I was leaning more towards a video model as it would pass the time more quickly.I almost went f... [More]

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