Happy Sys Admin Day

Alex sent this along…it’s funny! System Administrator’s Appreciation Day In essence, I’m the system administrator of our webserver (Filias Consulting) as well as a system administrator for some servers at work (Instant Messaging and Video Conferencing).

Yahoo bought Pixoria

Pixoria makes a product called Konfabulator, a widget system that used to be exclusive to the Apple Mac OS. Yahoo!’s very quick and already has a site up and running with their new acquisition: http://widgets.yahoo.com Seems like they are like Google, but not as fast. They recently bought Flickr, too, a photo sharing system.

Funny Vonage CSR Chat

I recently signed up with Vonage and called them to find out if I could use a Telephone Adapter that I bought on eBay with my existing account. After going to research this issue twice, the 2nd time being asked how I’d get a new MAC address attached to my account, he came back and […]

Thoughts from Bill Gates

My friend Waldo (Matt) sent me this. Some pretty solid points from Mr. Gates: Bill Gates recently gave a speech at a High School about 11 things they did not and will not learn in school. He talks about how feel-good, politically correct teachings created a generation of kids with no concept of reality and […]

Tiny Toad

The other day, I was gardening and found this tiny little toad!!! This is an update from the post yesterday. I just wanted to colorize the image and make it stand out more.