“Ohmygosh…I lead an overview of some of my favorite windows 7 features! It was totally informal.”

Yesterday I watched a 10 minute video of an HD camera tethered to a weather balloon as it climbed to 100,000ft then plummeted back to Earth. The video was a lot of spinning and whooshing. I got through all 10 minutes of that video. I could not even get through the first minute of this … Continue reading “Ohmygosh…I lead an overview of some of my favorite windows 7 features! It was totally informal.”

Revision 3: Live Streaming Has A Long Way To Go

I tried to watch a live stream of Revision 3's Tekzilla yesterday, at revision3.com/watch. It was absolutely painful! I was under the impression that Tekzilla was going to a Live format. To my dismay, they were simply broadcast the recording of Tekzilla. This meant getting to see Patrick Norton, redo portions of the show, over … Continue reading Revision 3: Live Streaming Has A Long Way To Go

This Might Explain Why Twitter Is Down So Often

Reblogging: Joyent published an article a month or so ago about how they scaled a facebook application to support millions of hits. The application, BumperSticker, simply serves out customized images to users - online bumper stickers. It’s not hard, not complex and processes around 20 to 27 million page views a day. That’s a good … Continue reading This Might Explain Why Twitter Is Down So Often