Category: Geek Desk

Windows 7 Snacks 0

Windows 7 Snacks

Microsoft Learning has developed some cool learning “snacks” about about various Windows 7 topics to help you start to get familiar with enhancements and changes in Windows 7.  These snacks are simply short demos/training...

Windows 7 Beta Publicly Released 1

Windows 7 Beta Publicly Released

In SteveB’s CES kickoff keynote Wednesday night, he announced the public availability of the Windows 7 Beta release.  Windows 7 is the next release of the desktop operating system from Microsoft, to succeed Windows...

Enterprise Library 4.1 Released 0

Enterprise Library 4.1 Released

I know, sounds boring to most people, but for enterprise developers, this is cool stuff.  In case you care, and didn’t know, the latest release of Enterprise Library has been released. Microsoft patterns &...

Hold on for a Second-Gotta Grab a PSP Before my Flight 2

Hold on for a Second-Gotta Grab a PSP Before my Flight

I know these have been around for a while…but I have never seen one, until this week.  I ended up in Las Vegas a few days ago on business, and ran into my first...

Xbox 360 Gets a Facelift 2

Xbox 360 Gets a Facelift

As E3 continues, we got some updates yesterday from Microsoft on the future of the Xbox 360.  It turns out the with the Fall release, a lot of changes are coming.  First, for the...

Green Crude (Gas) Made From….Algae? 1

Green Crude (Gas) Made From….Algae?

As a SCUBA diver, and former marine aquarium junkie, I know a fair share about algae…you know, the nasty green or brown tiny plants that grow on the glass of an aquarium, or that...

My Student Pilot Cast Audio Cast 0

My Student Pilot Cast Audio Cast

I don’t think I’ve mentioned this here yet, but I wanted to make anyone following this blog aware of one of my other endeavors.  I’m currently learning to fly (getting a private pilot license),...

New HTML Standard 0

New HTML Standard

After something like 14 years with HTML 4, the W3C has finally released the working draft of HTML 5.  I haven’t read it yet, but there are some interesting changes and updates, from what...