Silverlight 1.0 Released

It’s been covered well enough in the blogs – but this could change quite a bit in the next 6 months.  Let’s see how Silverlight and developers take off with these new tools.  Now on Windows, Macintosh, and “Moonlight” on Linux...

Howtoons – The Infamous Marshmallow Shooter

I’ve been wanting to find the right time to try out some of the HOWTOONS ideas (if you haven’t seen them, they are well drawn fun ideas for cool construction projects), and the Labor Day weekend seemed like the perfect chance.  So on the way...

Wal-mart Telescopes

I learned a couple of interesting new things over the weekend. (1) Wal-mart carries pretty cool Meade telescopes and (2) my camera phone actually takes decent pictures. The girls were shopping for some gymnastics clothes so Nathan and I were just wandering around the...

First Dangerous Crystal

Ooooh, our first crystal from the "Dangerous Crystal Experiment" (from Dangerous Book for Boys). Ironically nothing grew so far on the "starter rock" hanging from the string.  But there are a whole bunch of little crystals like this one (looks...

Mr. McGroovy’s Box Rivets

Nice. As Dan put it – "Why didn't I think of that?" These little rivets, along with a copy of "Dangerous Book for Boys" should be an almost no-brainier for a Christmas or Birthday present this year for any child 7-17. You know how kids...

Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Beta

OK, for those brave enough to have moved to Windows Vista, and had some of the more noteworthy issues with it, they announced today on the Windows Vista Blog that there will be a beta of Vista SP1 out in the next few weeks, and that it will be ready for mass...
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