Archive for April, 2010


Here We Go Again – 22. April, 2010

Today, gentle readers, we talk about tools that make people’s lives easier and why people don’t use them…

Data Profiling with SQL is Hazardous to Your Company’s Health!

Wendy and Trixie, Walking Down the Street – 19. April, 2010

There’s something quite British about this…

Google Street View shoots same woman 43 times

(h/t C/Net News)

Posted in Uncategorized

The iPad and Your Cat – 14. April, 2010

This is pretty funny…

Even Cats Can Figure Out the iPad

(h/t @ocdqblog)

The PeopleSoft/IBM Backstory – 12. April, 2010

Fascinating blog post from an insider at PeopleSoft on how plans were in the works for an alternate future to Oracle in the 2004 timeframe…

The PeopleSoft/IBM Backstory

I’m wondering if some of my friends who were close to this at the time can confirm/supplement this (Ken? Irv?)?

Posted in Business, Technology

Please, Please… – 8. April, 2010

A new blog posting from your humble narrator…

A Plea to the Engineers

Will It Blend? – iPad Edition – 7. April, 2010

Watch iPad Meet Blender

(h/t Gizmodo)

There’s Gotta Be a Better Way to Spend Three Days – 6. April, 2010

Asteroids Player Smashes 27-Year-Old High Score

Best. Headline. Ever. – 5. April, 2010

Posting this just for the sheer awesomeness of the headline…

Topless Women Shocked That People Like to Watch Topless Women

Posted in Silliness