Siteground Review – The Quest for a Top Quality Web Host

Trying to find top-quality web hosting these days can be a lot more challenging than most people think. It wasn’t easy for us either. It’s not because there are so few top options to pick and choose from, but precisely because there are so many. More and more web hosting companies are diving headfirst into […]

What’s Worse Than Zombies? Dead Pixels!!!

Last week I finally decided to take the leap to HD television. I know, I’m a little late to the party but better late than never. I headed over to Best Buy and decided to get the 42 inch LG70. A very nice TV: 4 HDMI inputs, 120Hz refresh rate, 42 inches of HD heaven. […]

WCF – Hellish Configuration

I love WCF, I think it is the most useful thing that came with the .NET 3.0 framework. On the other hand, I do not love the nightmarish configuration process. Configuring a WCF service might be harder than solving that puzzle-box from the Hellraiser movies and probably just as painful. The WCF configuration tool only […]

You’re Not Taking This Seriously Enough

When I worked for Lehman Brothers, I was involved in creating an application in association with Lending Tree. The timeline was impossible but the developers were confident in our skills. After all, we were professionals. Managment, on the other hand, were not, because they were in over their heads. They were essentially managing something they […]