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August 2012

Wolverine!! – Red Dawn remake

Number of Views : 2909I just watched the trailer for Red Dawn (a remake). I’m torn. First off, how could they make a remake. Second, why would you do such a thing? I can see a sequel, but a remake. So what is even more scary than the review I …

GUID Generator

Number of Views : 3104I had the need to generate a few GUID’s for a project recently. Because I typically use Visual Studio I had GuidGen available. It is a feature in Visual Studio from (TOOLS > Creat GUID) Because I often have the urge to simplify things, I quickly …

Invisible Bike helmet

Number of Views : 3951 I was reading a blog I follow and I came across this great article about the invisible helmet.  As an avid bike rider I had to check this out.   After watching the video and reading the article I was still intrigued.  The Invisible Bicycle Helmet …

Music–Suits TV Show

Number of Views : 4419I’m a fan of the TV show Suits USA Network. SUITS.  It has a great concept of a lawyer show.  It is not like the Ally McBeal show of the past.    It has drama, some acting, and a little suspense.    One interesting part that I have …

New Theme

Number of Views : 2473I’ve been pushing to get a lot done outside of work lately.  Some deadlines on applications and other technologies.   In doing so, I decided it was time to re-do the theme on my blog.  I’ll push out more details regarding the theme once it’s done.  I …

How to crack a combination bike lock

Number of Views : 23491 I commute to work frequently on my Raleigh i8.  A while back someone asked me what kind of lock do I use.  I did not have a response, I had not been using one.  Last year when I started commuting I would ride to offsite …

Cheaper bandwidth–(not the last mile)

Number of Views : 2857I was reading an article on gigaom regarding how bandwidth is getting cheaper. http://gigaom.com/2012/08/02/guess-what-bandwidth-is-getting-cheaper/ The article was not about our home or business bandwidth but rather IP transit costs.  The cost to move data from one location to another (overseas).   The reference the value from a …