load of tosh

a web mail developer

June, 2003

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    Echo vs. RSS

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    The whole reason I started a blog was because I was interested in the technology behind it.  I wanted to try and really get it and to do that I had to write.  It's been pretty fun.  I have a list an arm long of features I'd like to see and those that...
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    Star Wars Galaxies

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    Ahh yeah, Star Wars Galaxies is out.  Have to pick that one up this weekend.  You know I am totally going imperial.
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    .NET Registry Classes, ChooseColorDlg and Coding4Fun

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    Messed around with the Registry classes in .NET this afternoon.  Find it interesting that they decided to put them in Microsoft.Win32 and not under the System namespace someplace. Also played with the ChooseColorDlg method on the dialogHelper object...
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    ActiveSetup and MSI

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    Hmmm...  trying to find information on using ActiveSetup to install an MSI is not easy.
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    What I do

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    Caught that XBOX thing on Discovery Channel  on Friday night.  Pretty cool.  I was hoping to see some of my XBOX homies, but no.  I have always thought that working in games would get old after a while, but I have to admit after seeing the show I was...
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    On community and synchronicity...

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    A bizarre thing about the technology of blogging, at least to me, is the emergence of community and the surprise of synchronicity.  You can be at home on the couch after midnight, watching a little tv, chatting with someone about the Messenger 6 preview...
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    Work uses for blogging

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    I decided I would try to use my internal blog to keep track of certain docs I use from time to time to set up Exchange server or manipulate my development environment.  They'd once been e-mails, then later modified and dumped onto a share.  Since I am...
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    MSNBot

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    Cool, MSN Search has their own web crawler now. Building a spider was one of the first projects I worked on at Microsoft back in 1996. Mine was a "web monkey", which basically meant that its link traversal was stochastic. I remember setting it free on...
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    Scoble's on Slashdot

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    Wow.  Surprised to see Scoble on Slashdot just a minute ago.  Went to a Microsoft Community meeting today on the subject of blogging.  Scoble , Goza and a few others were on a panel answering questions.  I have to say that it is a really odd experience...
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    Linus leaves Transmeta to work full-time on kernel

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    Details here .  I always thought it was weird that he had a day job.
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    English to 12 Year Old AOL User Translator

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    http://ssshotaru.homestead.com/files/aolertranslator.html
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    Day in the Life

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    Hit the road at about nine. No slugs in the drive-way. Burn down Avondale in the bimmer. Pass a deer on side of the road. Arrive at work around 9:30. Sign into IM and check e-mail. No new e-mail because I check it all the time, even on weekends like everyone...
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    The Cambrian Period of Communications

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    It occurs to me that we are living in a Cambrian period of communications.  Communication itself has a very long history - as long as ours to be sure.  In the beginning, we communicated with sound and gesture.  Then we learned to communicate via symbols...
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    Two Projects

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    Here are two projects I would love to build if I ever found time to do it.  I want a news aggregator for PocketPC written to use the compact framework.  No doubt a product like this exists somewhere and if you're reading this, feel free to drop the...
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    a little of this, a little of that

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    I feel like I am .NET evangelist lately.  I have brothers-in-law asking me about it, my intern is full of questions about it, even some of the non-techno people at MS are asking how hard it is to jump on board.  I am not an evangelist strictly speaking...
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