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Certifications

October 22, 2019 jlion 0

Recently I’ve completed the Microsoft 70-761 and 70-762 certifications. I’ve been using SQL Server for years now, since version 6.0, and I’ve seen it evolve a lot.

There’s a lot of debate about the value of certifications. Forums abound with …

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Split up facebook!

November 7, 2016 jlion 0

We live in a time when the middle class is rapidly disappearing, when the divide between wealthy and not-wealthy is as great as it’s ever been, and when the future appears poised to bring us a bleak landscape of uber-wealthy …

LNW-80 / TRS-80

August 20, 2016 jlion 1

My son recently assembled his own computer. While this isn’t his first computer, it’s the first one he’s put together himself and it’s the best computer in our house (fastest, best video card, most drive space, awesome LED lighting).

My …

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HP Laptops

May 22, 2016 jlion 0

I have an HP laptop, a fact that on some days I accept and other days regret. It’s a good laptop, a Pavilion DVD-7000. It’s capable of handling about anything I would want to do, with a high resolution screen …