July 2010 Archives

Daily Reading from July 30, 2010
Links to what I’ve been reading recently. Software Firms Overwhelmingly Against Patents...
July 30, 2010 - 13 words,

I'll be in Chicago representing @tropo at Cluecon next week. Ping me if you want to meet up while I'm there.
I’ll be in Chicago representing @tropo at Cluecon next week. Ping me if you want...
July 27, 2010 - 28 words,

Logging in from the @unitedairlines home page results in a 404. "We're recently redesigned our site..." Not very well, apparently.
Logging in from the @unitedairlines home page results in a 404. "We’re recently redesigned our...
July 26, 2010 - 27 words,

Watching 4 deer at the park when a coyote approached them. The buck moved away with the baby and the does chased the coyote away.
Watching 4 deer at the park when a coyote approached them. The buck moved away...
July 25, 2010 - 32 words,

Daily Reading from July 25, 2010
Links to what I’ve been reading recently. Angel vs VC? — "AVC regular Charlie Crystle...
July 25, 2010 - 53 words,

Daily Reading from July 24, 2010
Links to what I’ve been reading recently. The Psychology of Failure – Part 2: Leadership...
July 24, 2010 - 57 words,

What a great evening out with my wife. Pizza at Chicago Fire, then Pliny the Elder and Racer X at Samuel Horne's.
What a great evening out with my wife. Pizza at Chicago Fire, then Pliny the...
July 23, 2010 - 29 words,

24 Hour Fitness customer service is not available 24 hours. Ahh, irony.
24 Hour Fitness customer service is not available 24 hours. Ahh, irony. Jul 22, 2010...
July 22, 2010 - 19 words,

They have Racer 5 at the State Fair. Yum.
They have Racer 5 at the State Fair. Yum. Jul 21, 2010 3 :37 via...
July 21, 2010 - 16 words,

Hey @rivercats: making me unsubscribe from your newsletter every time I buy tickets from you is obnoxious.
Hey @rivercats: making me unsubscribe from your newsletter every time I buy tickets from you...
July 21, 2010 - 24 words,

SacRuby gives speakers a copy of RubyMine as a thank you for speaking. Very nice.
SacRuby gives speakers a copy of RubyMine as a thank you for speaking. Very nice....
July 21, 2010 - 22 words,

Don Mattingly is my new favorite Dodger.
Don Mattingly is my new favorite Dodger. Jul 20, 2010 10 :08 via Twitter...
July 20, 2010 - 14 words,

Nice secure terminal at Six Flags. http://twitpic.com/277lrz http://twitpic.com/276jy9
Nice secure terminal at Six Flags. http://twitpic.com/277lrz http://twitpic.com/276jy9 Jul 20, 2010 10 :08 via Twitter...
July 20, 2010 - 15 words,

Six Flags has ads everywhere. Sponsored rides, tvs in lines, audio ads blaring over loudspeakers. Strange.
Six Flags has ads everywhere. Sponsored rides, tvs in lines, audio ads blaring over loudspeakers....
July 20, 2010 - 23 words,

FasTrak might have the worst customer service I've ever seen. Utterly useless.
FasTrak might have the worst customer service I’ve ever seen. Utterly useless. Jul 20, 2010...
July 20, 2010 - 19 words,

Tupelo Coffee ETA is 15 minutes.
Tupelo Coffee ETA is 15 minutes. Jul 20, 2010 9 :21 via Twitter...
July 20, 2010 - 13 words,

I'll be at SacStarts coffee tomorrow, but only until about 11.
I’ll be at SacStarts coffee tomorrow, but only until about 11. Jul 19, 2010 11...
July 19, 2010 - 18 words,

Returned from backpacking trip to find out I'm a featured speaker at #drupalcampla -- see you there. http://j.mp/bxVzYe
Returned from backpacking trip to find out I’m a featured speaker at #drupalcampla—see...
July 19, 2010 - 25 words,

Currently: http://twitpic.com/26nvpg
Currently: http://twitpic.com/26nvpg Jul 18, 2010 6 :55 via Twitter...
July 18, 2010 - 9 words,

Heading up for some backpacking near Colfax with my son.
Heading up for some backpacking near Colfax with my son. Jul 18, 2010 11 :11...
July 18, 2010 - 17 words,

Amazon sells uranium. http://j.mp/dcR9dl The "customers also viewed" list is sort of scary. http://j.mp/aqsvd9 /cc @okwichu
Amazon sells uranium. http://j.mp/dcR9dl The "customers also viewed" list is sort of scary. http://j.mp/aqsvd9 /cc...
July 17, 2010 - 23 words,

Going to DrupalCamp LA? Vote for my session, Drupal as an Application Platform. http://j.mp/bq4Y4c
Going to DrupalCamp LA? Vote for my session, Drupal as an Application Platform. http://j.mp/bq4Y4c Jul...
July 17, 2010 - 21 words, 1 comment

My 30 year old whisperlite fuel pump finally developed a faulty valve. But hey, who needs eyebrows anyway?
My 30 year old whisperlite fuel pump finally developed a faulty valve. But hey, who...
July 17, 2010 - 25 words,

Lots of events in August. I'm only going to be home for 11 days. Cluecon, LA Drupal, Adhearsion, Lone Star Ruby, & Gnomedex.
Lots of events in August. I’m only going to be home for 11 days. Cluecon,...
July 16, 2010 - 30 words,

I'm consistently amazed by the quality and speed of our tech support.
I’m consistently amazed by the quality and speed of our tech support. Jul 16, 2010...
July 16, 2010 - 19 words,

Always amazed at the amount of information people expose about themselves through out of office autoreplies.
Always amazed at the amount of information people expose about themselves through out of office...
July 16, 2010 - 23 words,

Looking for a Canadian or two who has a phone with Rogers so I can test something.
Looking for a Canadian or two who has a phone with Rogers so I can...
July 16, 2010 - 24 words,

The slides from my jruby talk at last night's SacRuby meetup are on slideshare: http://j.mp/dgBOwW
The slides from my jruby talk at last night’s SacRuby meetup are on slideshare: http://j.mp/dgBOwW...
July 16, 2010 - 22 words,

Working on the final touches for my talk on Jruby and how @tropo uses it for the Sacramento Ruby meetup at 7:30. http://j.mp/9Dt66S
Working on the final touches for my talk on Jruby and how @tropo uses it...
July 15, 2010 - 30 words,

RT @chaupt: Reminder that the SacRuby meetup is tomorrow (Thursday) night at 7:30pm PDT. http://bit.ly/aqLRLY @akalsey presenting jRuby ...
RT @chaupt: Reminder that the SacRuby meetup is tomorrow (Thursday) night at 7:30pm PDT. http://bit.ly/aqLRLY...
July 14, 2010 - 26 words,

According to the video on MacHeist, Calcbot will turn your iphone into an ipad when you rotate it. http://j.mp/afLBZX
According to the video on MacHeist, Calcbot will turn your iphone into an ipad when...
July 14, 2010 - 26 words,

Sacramento startup or entrepreneur and need some advice? http://j.mp/ccb0YV No cost help from people who've been there, done that.
Sacramento startup or entrepreneur and need some advice? http://j.mp/ccb0YV No cost help from people who’ve...
July 14, 2010 - 26 words,

Just spent a half hour helping two guys with an idea figure out what they need to do to move from "idea" to "startup."
Just spent a half hour helping two guys with an idea figure out what they...
July 14, 2010 - 31 words,

Will be at Open Coffee in 15 minutes
Will be at Open Coffee in 15 minutes Jul 13, 2010 9 :25 via Twitter...
July 13, 2010 - 15 words,

PHP seems to be caching an include file. No matter what changes I make to it, the old version still loads. Stumped.
PHP seems to be caching an include file. No matter what changes I make to...
July 11, 2010 - 29 words,

Just bought some tickets to a game at Wrigley for while I'm at ClueCon.
Just bought some tickets to a game at Wrigley for while I’m at ClueCon. Jul...
July 11, 2010 - 21 words,

Daily Reading from July 10, 2010
Links to what I’ve been reading recently. Sawyer on Why Bilski Really Means That Software...
July 10, 2010 - 63 words,

Mr Potato Head is a lefty. http://twitpic.com/23nm7c
Mr Potato Head is a lefty. http://twitpic.com/23nm7c Jul 8, 2010 10 :05 via Twitter...
July 8, 2010 - 14 words,

If you drive into central London there's a tax you must pay first. Would have been nice for #Hertz to tell me that. £8 instead of £90.
If you drive into central London there’s a tax you must pay first. Would have...
July 8, 2010 - 34 words,

Cryptonomicon sells for more on Kindle than it does in paperback.
Cryptonomicon sells for more on Kindle than it does in paperback. Jul 5, 2010 6...
July 5, 2010 - 18 words,

Putting your unsubscribe links in white text on a black image background means they don't show up in email clients that don't show images.
Putting your unsubscribe links in white text on a black image background means they don’t...
July 5, 2010 - 31 words,

Daily Reading from July 05, 2010
Links to what I’ve been reading recently. Experience in the clouds — "For those that...
July 5, 2010 - 54 words,

Ground bloom flower accidentally landed in the pile of discarded fireworks. Only thing to catch fire? The safety tips brochure.
Ground bloom flower accidentally landed in the pile of discarded fireworks. Only thing to catch...
July 4, 2010 - 27 words,

Chuck Norris can hold his iPhone 4 any way he wants.
Chuck Norris can hold his iPhone 4 any way he wants. Jul 1, 2010 8...
July 1, 2010 - 18 words,

Got an email from Nigeria looking for help transferring a soccer team out of the country. http://j.mp/cYEmEX
Got an email from Nigeria looking for help transferring a soccer team out of the...
July 1, 2010 - 24 words,

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