Crucial (Micron) RealSSD C300’s for Sale!

February 25, 2010

I’m so tempted to buy one of these new ridiculously-fast SSDs and break out of the 64 gig limitation I currently have.

9 Tactics for Rapid Learning

February 21, 2010

I found this to be an interesting list of things to think about using to improve how well you retain information or how quickly you learn.

Cultivate Teams, Not Ideas

February 17, 2010

I really like this post.  FTA:

I wouldn’t call ideas worthless, per se, but it’s clear that ideas alone are a hollow sort of currency. Success is rarely determined by the quality of your ideas. But it is frequently determined by the quality of your execution. So instead of worrying about whether the Next Big Idea you’re all working on is sufficiently brilliant, worry about how well you’re executing.

If you give a good idea to a mediocre group, they’ll screw it up. If you give a mediocre idea to a good group, they’ll fix it. Or they’ll throw it away and come up with something else.

Visual Studio 2010 RC Released to MSDN Subscribers

February 8, 2010

I’m downloading it now.  At 4 MB/s!

Crucial RealSSD C300 256GB SATA 6Gbps SSD

February 6, 2010

New Super-fast SSD drives reviewed!  355 MB/s read, 215 MB/s write.  “Only” $800 for the 256 GB drive (a bargain in my eyes, considering I dropped about that much for my 64 GB Intel SSD).