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Posts Tagged ‘Microsoft

A Quick One while He’s Gone

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The Real Dan Lyons in his blog lays down the word about Microsoft hiring Jerry Sienfeld:

This is Ballmer in full-blown Detroit mode trying to make the latest clunker seem cool by paying Dean Martin to drive one.

How do you encourage Perl programmers to read a dry summary of ways to better use the do or die state of defensive programming? You title it with a Star Trek reference, in this case, “autodie – The art of Klingon Programming“.

If you haven’t done so yet, pick up a free afternoon, and read FreakAngels‘ book one. It’s Warren Ellis’ latest, with excellent art by Paul Duffield. it’s free, and it’s that good. Then go and order the book, so we’ll get more of this.

Written by Erez

Friday, August 22, 2008 at 16:28

Posted in Comics, Programming

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“Many customers are surprised to learn that their Office software cannot be classified as genuine.”

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No, ya thunk?

And even more surprising, this *is* a valid Office 2007 installation. Now I have to figure how to validate its validness. Woo, surprise!

Written by Erez

Friday, August 15, 2008 at 17:53

Posted in Computers

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