Ramblings

Kong Is King

Just got back from seeing King Kong. This is one amazing movie. This is also one long movie as well. I recommended you don’t drink before or during the movie or you may have to excuse yourself during the good parts. And there were many good parts. One of the strange thing about watching a re-make is you know how […]

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The Net

The Power Of The Slashdot

Slashdot is one of the biggest, if not the biggest, geek site on the net. They post “News for nerds. Stuff that matters.” They really don’t post that much, only a dozen of so news pieces per day. To get your articles featured on the front page of Slashdot is known as being Slashdotted. Being Slashdotted does amazing things. You […]

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The Net

Google Loves Dot Com moguls

It’s no secret that Google has been one of the secret to my success on the net. If Google hadn’t come along after the dot com crash, I wouldn’t be a dot com mogul anymore. If you want to pin the exact point on when the internet’s “second coming” happened, you can enter the date that Google started Adsense. With […]

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Investing The Net

How Not To Get Rich On The Internet

Today I was asked by two friends to accompany them to an “Internet Marketing Workshop” to give my opinion on what they taught. This was an all day workshop put on by storesonline.com. Had I known that was the company putting on the workshop I could have done a Google on it and saved us a lot of time but […]

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Ramblings

More Ikea Madness

I guess midnight madness wasn’t enough us. Not content with our goodie grab at Ikea we headed back to the big store to buy a more stuff – paintings mostly. We picked up this huge watercolor reprint for $199.00. It’s big enough to fill out our living room wall and should help bring the room to life. We also picked […]

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Ramblings

Midnight Madness At Ikea

Yesterday I attended an Ikea “Midnight Madness” sale. Madness was a good word for it. At every hour a few items would go on sale at a major discount. And the sale price would be in effect until midnight or until the product was sold out. Some of the great deals in include a hamper for 99 cents (regular price […]

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Technology

Where Was The Buffet?

Tonight I went to a Tech Vibes Unplugged networking event. This was their “Holiday Celebration” and it promised to be a big event with catered buffet, technology showcase of over 30 booths and, of course, networking. Tickets were $19.00 advance and $29.00 at the door. Normally I like Tech Vibe’s events and has attended quite a few of them, but […]

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Ramblings

Winning The Lottery

A few months ago, I purchased three lottery tickets from The Children’s Charity Variety Lottery. The grand prize was a house worth $1.2 million. I brought the ticket when I went to tour the prize home with Sarah and my friend Carl from HardCoreWare.net. It was a nice house but it was located in South Surrey, which is a pretty […]

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