Utility Computing is a Reality – Buy IT Like You Buy Electricity

If you feel like spiraling IT and telecom costs are sucking on your profit margins, take a quick look and think. Seriously think about whether you spend too much of your dollar and time budgets on non-core business related technical things that your employees need, to simply do their jobs. Stop buying tech the old way.… Read More »

Ever See a Comet With Binoculars? Take a Look See!

I have to admit that, as of this day in early June, I have yet to see Comet C/2012 K1, aka PaNNSTARS up close and personal. That being said, it’s really easy to find with the chart to the left. If you’re somewhere dark and have binoculars (or a telescope), aim at the number of the… Read More »

Songs In My Head – Happy

Click the image to watch. I’d say I have too much time on my hands but this is what I do for fun, so… 😉 And, yes. I’ve been a JibJabber since Dec ’08 and have appeared in all of THESE mind blowing dances.

Into Gaming? What If The Real World Was Your Map?

This is impressive tech. Facebook’s Oculus Rift has nothing on the potential of this. The video says it all. For more detail and a view of the prototype headgear, check out the IEE Spectrum article: Sulon Cortex Headset Seeks to Meld Real and Virtual Worlds. A thing like this could produce some seriously altered states. Imagine… Read More »

Sprint’s Network Vision Is Quickly Becoming Reality

Network Vision is Sprint’s plan to consolidate multiple network technologies into one new, seamless network with the goal of increasing efficiency and enhancing network coverage, call quality and data speeds for customers across the United States. While many carriers are opting to drop 2G, it’s still just as critical as 4G, LTE and other networks, depending… Read More »

Death by PowerPoint Abolished by Fermilab Physicists!

It took a room full of physicists at Fermilab to realize that death by PowerPoint is not an effective way to interact, collaborate or share crucial information. Go figure. They’re all about white boards now. This is bold. Great job uber-smart people! A truly Mensan moment, if I every heard one. Well, more like Triple… Read More »

Google Books Find – 1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

While researching quotes I found a book worth scanning on Google Books: 1001 Smartest Things Ever Said, edited by Steven D. Price. If you’re not aware of Google Books, you should be. Take a look. It’s free to view and you can download many as eBooks, for a small fee.   A personal favorite quote from… Read More »