Google Earnings up 28%, stock drops 7%, WTF

In a typical case of investors living only for the short term, they dumped on Google’s stock after the company reported quarterly earnings were up only 28%. Here is the AP article.  I realize Google is an expensive stock. But this definitely falls under “what the f__k” in my book.

Blog Comments

I have been following Marc Andreessen ’s blog recently, and in very good post about blogging, he announced that he would no longer be allowing comments on his blog. Given the prominence of his blog, I can appreciate the time it must take to moderate the comments. But it has caused some interesting discussion on [...]

Get a Blog

The city of Bandon Committee for Community involvement had an agenda item about a community blog a month or so ago. It sounded interesting so I attended to contribute my $0.02 worth which amounted to a lot of encouragement. As a result of the meeting city manager Matt Winkel polled his newsletter readers as to [...]

Stormy Winter

I love it when a storm impresses even the National Weather Service. This from the weather forecast discussion this morning:

“GEEZ…WHAT A MESS! JUST KEEPING THE WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
STRAIGHT IS A HERCULEAN TASK THIS MORNING. SEE THE BOTTOM OF THIS
MESSAGE FOR THE HIT LIST.”

Florence has had power problems earlier this week. Wish the failover was ready. [...]

I’m beginning to feel like salesforce.com

and it’s not fun …

Well ATT is trying to put us out of business again. It would not be so stressfull if it was just the RealWorld site and Assessor tax information. But having client sites down is absolutely not acceptable.

As I write this the problem (what ever it is this time) is still not [...]

Bandon Fiber Project

My mother is one of the first test homes for the new ComSpan fiber to the premises (FTTP) project in Bandon. Late last week the hooked up her TV and internet connections. Though I don’t have any experience with her old (Charter) TV quality she says the Fiber TV has a noticeably better picture quality.

I [...]

It’s About time

Hello world! My first bolg [...]