The Importance of Writing

I have been really bad about writing this year. If you look my last post was back in January, and we are already in September. It has definitely been a busy year for me which has been distracting. Recently I read this article that I thought was important enough to both share and act on. The article is about writing. You see writing provides many valuable benefits. For me the main ones are competency and self examination. This blog here may seem like a random collection of information pertaining to my thoughts on computer architecture, theory, and helpful tips, but …

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New Top Level Domains

It is here. It is finally here! New top level domains! What does this mean you might say? It means that you are now going to see websites like chilies.menu or yachts.luxury. I would be curious to see how this will effect the online landscape. This is not the first time that top level domains have been added. Take in mind back when they added country specific domains, like the one I use for this site. The .me domain is actually based out of Montenegro, and was added to the domain structure back in 2007. Everyone thought it was going …

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More Free Reference Material

Hello followers. I have found yet another boon of information. The link below has free ebooks in just about every topic in programming you can think of. Unlike my previous ebook links these are over all kinds of topics, not just Microsoft. For my sharp eyed readers you will see the Microsoft I have published before made the list. Seriously an unbelievable amount of material that can help you on your next project.

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/194812/list-of-freely-available-programming-books/392926

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A Shift for Universal Data

In today’s technological climate its a shame to see how decentralized we are. Every group is trying to take a new spin on things, but accomplish very little. Granted this is probably the most connected society the universe has known, but it could be so much more. Even with all these connections, the information technology world is fragmented. How many social sites must one keep up with. How many email accounts do you have with how many different services. Society needs to start looking at communal data that can easily be used for data acquisition. The challenge to this is …

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Microsoft Office Heads Into the Cloud

 A New Beginning For tech junkies like myself, it was delightful to see a new product out for a preview. With the industry trend to move to the cloud this is an obvious push for Microsoft especially in the consumer market. Where businesses are aggressive in implementing private clouds the average consumers have embraced the public clouds. Now Office 365 has been around for awhile now in the corporate world where it has in some regards struggled to kick off. It has always been a solid niche filler for small the medium sized companies. Now they have expanded into the consumer market …

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