Strange But True – December 28th, 2010

It has now been six years (!) since PeopleSoft was absorbed into Oracle. How many of us that were around then ever thought this posting would be written after all this time?

New PeopleTools Developer Book Available

Posted in Technology

More Baseline Blogging – December 24th, 2010

As promised, there are more blogs to read at Baseline Consulting should you need something to do over the holidays…

Keep It On Track

Do You Know What Your Reports Are Doing?

Also, my recent post Making It Fit made it onto the B-Eye Network! Huzzah!

Happy Holidays!

Facebook World Map – December 14th, 2010

Some kind of cool…

Facebook World Map

This map says a lot about the world political situation vis a vis information freedom…

(h/t Boing Boing)

Posted in Technology

Blog Attack! – December 14th, 2010

My “official” blogging activity has picked up over the past couple of weeks – translation: Steve is between clients – so here are links to the latest…

Making It Fit

Metadata Is Key

More to come…shortly…

Tuesday Link Dump – November 16th, 2010

There are too many good stories out there today to have individual stories…and I’m not even talking about the expected arrival of The Beatles on iTunes…

(h/t BoingBoing and Gizmodo)

Posted in General

Fire in the Hole! – November 11th, 2010

This is why demolition experts are paid so well…

Blasted tower falls the wrong way in Ohio

(h/t BoingBoing)

Posted in Business

Applied Technology Rocks! – November 4th, 2010

I wish I had thought of this…

Tired of Repetitive Arguing About Climate Change, Scientist Makes a Bot to Argue For Him

In reading this article, I want me some of this too…

Computer Algorithm Can Recognize Sarcasm (Which Is Just Soooo Cool)

(h/t Popular Science via Balloon Juice)

Posted in Silliness

Oh Yeah – September 30th, 2010

I dedicate this post to my old friend “Ag,” who thought a group of rank semi-pro musicians could actually pull this song off without people laughing…

Bohemian Rhapsody on Slide Whistle

(h/t Boing Boing)

Posted in Music, Silliness

Christmas Approaches – September 29th, 2010

And a great gift idea for yours truly would be…

Awesome Official 1966 Batmobile Replicas Now for Sale

(h/t Gizmodo)

Posted in Silliness

Awesome – August 26th, 2010

Just in time for early Christmas mail-order shopping…

Now you, too, can quit like JetBlue guy: The SlipQuitâ„¢

(h/t BoingBoing)

Posted in Silliness