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Windows 10 TP Build 9926 on the Dell Venue 8 Pro

I had some time today to take a run at getting the new Windows 10 Technical Preview build 9926 installed on one of my Dell Venue 8 Pro tablets. Similar to my experience with getting the original Windows 10 TP

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Provisioning NetApp Storage w/ DataONTAP Powershell Module

The following script can be used to provision new Volumes and LUN’s on a NetApp storage system. Please view the notes at the end of this article for additional information. I’d like to note a lesson that I learned when

Posted in Powershell, Storage, Tech

The Science of Happiness

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Raiders of the Last Twerk

If you’ve seen the Miley Cyrus video then you’ll get this. This in all its awesomeness. Source: SportsHumor@LockerDome.com

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C# – A Small Start

I wrote my first C# program last night. It says hi. namespace HelloWorld { class Program { static void Main(string[] args) { Console.WriteLine(“Hello World!”); Console.ReadLine(); } } } C#, or C sharp, is defined by Wikipedia as “a multi-paradigm programming

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List of 2013 Mass Surveilance Revelations by Source and Topic

List of 2013 Mass Surveilance Revelations by Source and Topic A worksheet curated by The Guardian

Posted in NewsLink, Privacy, Tech

Monty Python and the Holy Grail Modern Trailer

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CFPB All Up In Your Data: Part 2

Earlier this week I posted an article linking to a story about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and their expanded monitoring of bankruptcy data and transactions. In a new article the Washington Examiner provides additional details on the CPFB’s

Posted in Politics, Privacy

[CRITICAL] VMware: Possible data corruption after a Windows 2012 virtual machine network transfer

The kind folks over at Nimble Storage were nice enough to drop me a note this evening regarding an issue regarding VMware e1000e vNIC and iSCSI attached storage on Microsoft Windows Server 2012. The field alert states that: VMware has

Posted in Critical Issues, Storage, Tech, Virtualization, Windows Server 2012 RTM

A Satisfying Explanation of Gen Y Unhappiness

I recently stumbled upon this gem of an article while scrolling Facebook. It’s from WaitButWhy.com and it goes into great detail describing what the author refers to as “Gen Y Protagonists & Special Yuppies” or GYPSY’s for short. The article

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