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Making A Living in the App Store

By | November 18, 2012

TL;DR – Starting a business is hard and most fail. The NYC has posted an interesting article about the app store boom.  The article focuses on a couple that bet everything on developing a business around making apps.  While I agree with the articles premise that making a living on the app store is a… Read More »

Stop SOPA!

By | January 13, 2012

This issue is too important to ignore so I’ve been trying to build a post that explains what SOPA is and why it is not the answer.  Turns out that Tim O’Reilly has recently given an interview about why SOPA isn’t needed and should be stopped.  As a publisher who benefits from copyright, he explains… Read More »

Hello World Version 2.0

By | November 28, 2011

What a crazy year.  So the blog kind of fell off as work got really busy along with life.  Now that I have gotten life back to a normal pace I plan to resume writing both the blog and some new iPhone apps.  I have a few ideas kicking around and will be working on… Read More »

News Overload!

By | May 10, 2009

I’m an information junkie. IT, economics, politics, general ‘news’, etc… I’m drawn to it like a drug. Daily I used to visit various web sites like /., The Wallstreet Journal, and Google News in order to get my fix. Then, in order to become more efficient, I started using Google Reader to manage RSS feeds.… Read More »

32-Bit To 64-Bit Upgrade

By | March 13, 2009

I’ve been busy upgrading and moving a MSSQL server and all of the associated applications from a 32-bit Windows 2000 server to a 64-bit Windows 2003 server. The process has been a lot of trial and error. Below are some tips to use when moving from 32-bit to 64-bit. Try to find a 64-bit equivalent… Read More »

Hello World

By | February 22, 2009

The typical starter blog post. I went through many names before finding “The Pensive Programmer.” It’s quite annoying the number of abandoned blogs out there that are occupying many good names. So what is this blog about? First, I plan to write about my ideas on anything and everything that has to do with the… Read More »