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April 30, 2012


Western Digital My Book Live Duo Password Issue

We got a nice Western Digital My Book Live Duo NAS unit at work today. Installation and configuration took 15 minutes. Accessing it took 5 hours and a tech support call. Rebuilding it to RAID1 took another 8 hours. (WTF! Really??!?) First let me just say that Western Digital support is awful. I don’t even […]

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April 25, 2012


Google Drive is ramping up

I’ve been using Dropbox and when I found out today that Google announced their most recent project: Google Drive was finally ramping up, I couldn’t wait to cancel my Dropbox account and get on Drive. It’s not just because Google Drive is “powered by Google” with powerful search functions, or because the free account is […]

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April 25, 2012


Digital Marketing and TV – ClicZ Article on Internet Marketing

I came across this article today, and want to say a few words about it. Anything You Can Do, the Internet Can Do Better | ClickZ. – Sean Carton I remember a Kevin Roberts speech at the Montreal CMA National Convention in 2006. Kevin Roberts, in case you don’t know him, is the president of¬†Saatchi […]

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April 11, 2012


Fresh new VOIP hell

Because it’s Wednesday, our VOIP phones have once again disconnected from the France office ASTERISK server. It happens intermittently and, according to France, it is never caused by something on their end. With no visibility into the Marseille office, networks or servers, I’m left to wonder, suppose and guess at what the problem might be, […]

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March 28, 2012


Complex variable project – Part 1

I got a new brief. I’ll be starting on a new, ambitious variable project. Initial estimates place the number of layout combinations at around 86,000 with nearly 800 different visual elements. If it doesn’t kill me, I’ll be very proud of this one. I got the InDesign template from creative and it has a lot […]

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