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Likewise - good ideas floating around on this thread.
I ditched my last desktop computer about 7 years ago. It was being used as a virtual machine server with both a...
July 12, 2022 at 3:13 pm
100% agree on the need for a good chair. I spent too many years with painful lower back from sitting in cheap chairs, so about 12 years ago got myself...
July 11, 2022 at 11:11 pm
Yup, loved that old beast, but had to get rid of it because the missus had an issue about "decor" or some such thing. Replaced it with a $2500 mahogany...
July 10, 2022 at 8:55 pm
Ah, yes - metal desks. My first "real" desk was also a government surplus great monster with and indestructible rubbery top. I mounted a radiant heat panel underneath against the...
July 10, 2022 at 8:01 pm
Thanks! Her office set is made of bloodwood and maple, while mine is jatoba, ebony and cherry. All solid wood - no veneers. Each office set took me a couple...
July 9, 2022 at 4:47 pm
The computer rack was installed in the closet behind louvered doors, so the noise never got to be an issue. Cooling during the summer was sometimes a concern so I...
July 9, 2022 at 3:20 pm
My wife and I are fortunate to have two spare rooms in the house to accommodate separate offices. She does physical therapy practice management consulting while I'm a software developer. ...
July 9, 2022 at 6:24 am
I agree that a corporation has no obligation other than to increase shareholder value - bound only by existing law. Any ethical conduct by a corporation is taken either...
July 5, 2011 at 7:49 am
Interesting editorial, if a bit off topic from SQL. I'll admit upfront to only a passing familiarity with wind power.
However, having been a building contractor in a previous career,...
December 30, 2008 at 7:10 am
Steve Jones - Editor (6/2/2008)
June 2, 2008 at 10:14 am
This is a topic near and dear to my heart. I've been a professional developer for about 24 years, and before that was a building contractor for 15 years.
June 2, 2008 at 9:02 am
I've worked primarily from home for the last 8 years, and my advice is to get a dog. At least you won't get lonely.
Perhaps more importantly, stay in touch...
March 3, 2008 at 10:53 pm