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The real problem, IMO, isn't the movie plot threat. It's the legal tangle that we all live in which is so complex that you're breaking a law right now just...
September 3, 2009 at 10:58 am
David Reed (8/21/2009)
August 21, 2009 at 11:11 am
My WHS box has been backing up the family PCs for over a year. It's actually come in handy twice when I had to recover files that got corrupted or...
August 21, 2009 at 9:35 am
Other than as a billable consultant, I haven't worked anyplace where this was formalized and normal work hours were counted like beans in 20 years, nor would I ever want...
August 7, 2009 at 9:44 am
August 6, 2009 at 11:41 am
Just left a large team meeting which discussed lots of prioprietary Office 15 planning things, but one part of the perspective that the O15 planning team tries to keep fixed...
August 3, 2009 at 6:25 pm
But instead, I find the...
August 3, 2009 at 3:39 pm
roger.plowman (8/3/2009)There's a *reason* geeks like us are seen as loners and iconoclasts...
Is it because we use $20 words like "iconoclast"? Or did you just mean the pervasive, undiagnosed autism...
August 3, 2009 at 12:12 pm
Welcome to modernity, Tom. I've always learned a lot from your books, especially Slack. Glad you've finally turned the corner, too.
Software engineering can't be dead, since it was always a...
August 3, 2009 at 11:44 am
Whycome I always have to be the contrarian? (Warning: falling sarcasm ahead...)
If I were hiring a DBA, I would want a highly skilled social misfit with no life, no friends,...
July 27, 2009 at 1:45 pm
Is somebody keeping track of the individuals, projects and companies who're buying into this? I'm going to be on vacation this week and there's not much good on during summer...
July 13, 2009 at 12:45 pm
Trust came up in another (not-SQL-related) conversation this morning... Do you consciously trust everyone? Or just implicitly do so without thinking about it? Such as vaccine manufactuters? Somebody else doesn't.
June 26, 2009 at 12:37 pm
Steve Jones - Editor (6/25/2009)Ha!, you spar for real. I'm just an old geezer going through the motions.
Steve Jones - Editor (6/25/2009)
Nah. I'll even wear the big, fat 16oz pillows on my mitts for...
June 25, 2009 at 6:36 pm
David Reed (6/25/2009)So... what're you sayin', Steve? You don't trust me? :hehe:
David Reed (6/25/2009)
Sure, far as I can throw you, which come to think about it, might be...
June 25, 2009 at 2:49 pm
So... what're you sayin', Steve? You don't trust me? :hehe:
June 25, 2009 at 10:48 am