After 105 good years at Microsoft, I'm leaving. That would be 15 ordinary human years. I'll leave the explanation of the multiple to your imagination. was gracious enough to offer me what I consider to be a dream job. However, I don't think it would be appropriate to discuss that further in this venue. In any event, I'll be keeping my personal blog going for the foreseeable future. After a brief time away, you'll find me at

I'm sure we'll be crossing paths, if only virtual paths, in the very social internet future. Until then...