The Power of Open Source & Open Minds

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I LOVE TaskPaper, and look forward to the day when the iPhone version is ready. Though I've been struggling with utilizing a new and very valuable feature; online sync. Why? Quite-simply, some of my clients have very legitimate privacy concerns regarding project details. So, while there is a hosted/online sync option, I'd love the ability to self-host a sync engine, and also run it via https, and Read more

Those special words

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Alright...so a friend was giving me well-deserved grief last night about usage of some words &amp; phrases, so to help out those of you whom simply dont live in the techie/geek world:<br /> -phishing: In the field of computer security, phishing is the criminally fraudulent process of attempting to acquire sensitive information. -haz: slang for has, have, haz ...honestly, I just like Read more

The smug little phrase

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The smug little phrase, "Business is business," is often used to raise a false issue and fabricate an escape from duty. Milton Friedman is known for the phrase, “the business of business is business”. Though, in the 1700's, George Colman the Younger published a play titled "Heir at Law", which coined "...Business is business. Nothing is more important than business and the profit it brings. Read more

Yet another new blog app

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Yep, I've finally put my blog back up; got tired of pivot's shortcomings, so after a bit of research...wheeee!!!! My new task is collecting all public/blog postings from years-past and sticking them here. Read more

MetroFi's website is now dead

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See www.metrofi.com, it's now a parked site with GoDaddy.com's ads plastered all over it.<br /> So much for city-wide wireless internet services...maybe next time the city will select the local group/business to do this - instead of yet another corporate nobody that'll just disappear in a few years... Read more

My value to society is -2.5%

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How sad... My numbers give a final value of a 102.5% loss, making my "value" to society -2.5% Right: 93dB PTA - 25dB = 68dB x 1.5 = 102% disability Left: 95dB PTA - 25dB = 70dB x 1.5 = 105% disability ((102 x 5) + 105) / 6 = 102.5% hearing handicap Guess I just don't fit their molds! Read more

Welcome to my new blog!

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Yep, I'm finally taking blogging seriously. At least as a way to better document ideas and thoughts as the days go by... This site will remain my blogging site for the forseeable future, the old blogger.com setup will be shutdown in a few weeks. Read more

Bye bye Blogger

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Its been fun, but I'm a SysAdmin, which means I run my own systems/services whenever I start taking that system or service seriously... My new blog. Read more

iPhone, hearing aids, and HSA accounts

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Alright, I feel left out; I need an iPhone blog entry. <img src="http://gregg.berkholtz.net/blog/templates/default/img/emoticons/smile.png" alt=":-)" style="display: inline; vertical-align: bottom;" class="emoticon" /><br /><br />First, I'm selling my 8GB iPod Nano; it's about 4 months old, and still looks and works great, but it's now redundant. I'll part with it for $175 Read more
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