Losing 70 pounds

Losing 70 pounds

Today I “graduated” from my medical weight loss program – down 70 pounds in 17 weeks.  All my “stats” got better – losing 10 inches on my waist, blood pressure much lower (dropped meds), and similar drops across the board.  Since...
Silverlight Certification Test – Passed

Silverlight Certification Test – Passed

Microsoft released it’s long awaited (very long awaited) Silverlight Certification (MCTS 70-506) earlier this year.  It was reportedly held up several times as Silverlight transitioned from version 2->3->4.  There was enough new in Silverlight 4 that the...
TalkTimer app for WP7

TalkTimer app for WP7

I have been part of the Toastmasters for Techies  group in Grand Rapids since starting with the group about a year ago.  In fact I am Vice President in charge of Public Relations, so let me mention now that everyone should attend if they communicate or present ideas...
Nook Simple Touch Reader – First Month

Nook Simple Touch Reader – First Month

For Father’s Day this year I got a new Nook “Simple Touch Reader” so I have had it for about a month – time for a review.  I figure it was time when the “battery warning” came on yesterday and it told me I was down to 20% of capacity, so I decided to charge it up. ...