Archive for September, 2006

Continuing my infatuation with Linux

Monday, September 4th, 2006

Okay, I am just about there…. The other night I figured out how to access my Windows volume from Linux. A really sexy process involving the Terminal and a bunch of Linux commands that had me feeling really impressed with myself when I was done. Tonight, I found myself working in WinDOZE, and had to […]

Recent Article in La Republica

Monday, September 4th, 2006

Recent Article from La Republica. I am often quoted by La Republica as a Call Center expert and top consultant in Costa Rica. Nothing like free publicity.

The Rumors…

Monday, September 4th, 2006

Of my Palm’s death… are greatly exaggerated. One of the major arguments against the Palm OS is that it’s so old. Yes, I will concede that Palm OS 5/Garnet has been around for a long time. But Windows XP has been around for a long time too and I don’t see people abandoning Windows XP […]

How secure is your data

Monday, September 4th, 2006

From Palm Addicts: Engadget are reporting and I seem to have seen this story floating about over the last week. “When upgrading to that 750wx or Q, squeezing a few bucks out of that used handset always sounds tempting — but we’re guessing most folks would be thinking twice if they knew their address book […]

Client Woes…

Monday, September 4th, 2006

Sometimes you have to just scratch your head… One of my best clients, and favorites, has a bad habbit of canceling training sessions at the last minute. Two in two weeks. They always move the session to another day. It’s no biggie since they are my primary focus at the moment, but there are times […]

It’s my anniversary!

Monday, September 4th, 2006

And I would not be half the man I am without the love and support of this woman. So let me take this time to thank her for hanging in ther with me, and for supporting my dream. Going from $150,000 a year to starting a consulting practice where it’s feast or famine, is a […]

Has Google gone too far?

Sunday, September 3rd, 2006

This… is NOT good! Comment The first thing that came out of our mouths when we heard that Google is working on a system that listens to what’s on your TV playing in the background, and then serves you relevant adverts, was “that’s cool, but dangerous”.The idea appeared in Technology Review citing Peter Norvig, director […]

Welcome to my “other blog”

Sunday, September 3rd, 2006

Welcome to my new blog. I decided to start “From the Desk of,”  to document my business endeavors and to talk a little bit more about one of my favorite subjects, Technology. This is the first of what I hope will be many post to come. I dont know enough about WordPress to do anything […]

The Business Adventures of an Expat Call Center Guru in Costa Rica