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Shawn Wildermuth

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My new Tivo

Url: http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp?id=1093...

I've owned ReplayTV's for years now.  For those of you out there without a PVR, get one *now*!  Magenic (the company I work for) recently gave it's employees a Tivo for a holiday gift.  I got the one with the DVD recorder in it and including some media features.  So far I am very impressed.

What I like about Tivo so far:

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PDC 2005 Announced

Url: http://msdn.microsoft.com/events/pdc/

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What's going to happen to ThinkPads?

Url: http://news.com.com/IBM+talk+signals+shift+in+P...

Looks like the rumors are true. IBM is leaving the PC business it created 2 1/2 decades ago.  I haven't looked at IBM PC's in quite a while, but ThinkPads are some of the best built laptops.  I hope they don't go away (even though I haven't purchased one before).  Just when they add touchpads to their ThinkPads, they get out of the business.

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10 Reasons to be Thankful about .NET

Url: http://www.theserverside.net/cartoons/Top10_NET...

via The Serverside .NET!

Enjoy

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The ScreenSavers Shuffle Again!

Url: http://thescreensavers.com

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Extending Reporting Services

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Virtual + New is Evil? I am convinced...

Url: http://www.dotnetconsult.co.uk/weblog/permalink...

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HL2 and the Future of Game Delivery?

Url: http://steampowered.com

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Atlanta Nerd Dinner

Url: http://nerddinner.com/blogs/atlanta/

I just got back from my first Atlanta Nerd Dinner.  I had a blast and it was great to see everyone there.  I am taking over the Nerd Dinner and holding it monthly (instead of Quarterly).  Tentatively it is scheduled for December 16th!  Look for a location in the next week or so.

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ADO.NET Powertoys and GotDotNet Workspace

Url: http://wildermuth.com/powertoys

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