The Death of the Smart Client is Greatly Exaggerated

I was watching a great presentation recently from a Berkeley professor who came to speak to a bunch of senior people in my division.  He threw out a lot of interesting sayings, but my favorite one may have been “the most dangerous three words in the investment community is ‘This time, it’s different!'”  When I…

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Thank You Teamprise!

While CodePlex has had a pretty good run, we’ve gotten some flack for having only offering Team Explorer to work with our source control system.  Personally, I use it on the internal CodePlex and it has positives and negatives.  That said, there’s nothing wrong with options, right?  Well, Jim got to “break” the story, but…

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Regis Philbin and The Link Between Reality TV and YouTube

I spent my December break reading “The World Is Flat” by Thomas Friedman. OK, maybe I was a little late to that book, but better late than never. While I can’t say the book told me any specific fact that I didn’t know, it’s ability to wrap up the last 10-20 years in a tight…

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