Monthly ArchiveMay 2006

Programming Languages &Software 10 May 2006 11:53 am

My BoF at JavaOne 2006

It’s that time of year again. JavaOne

I’ll be giving a BoF on one of my favorite topics. Please come if you are going to be at JavaOne. I’m also interested in meeting any Rubyists going to JavaOne.

Session Id: BOF-2455
Session Title: A Script for More-Powerful Java™ Technology-Based Applications

Track: TOOLS
Room: Gateway 105
Date: 17-MAY-06
Start Time: 22:30

Humor 10 May 2006 11:42 am

Be Humble Oh Visionary One


While browsing the JavaOne social networking site for attendees, I noticed a beautiful juxtaposition between two entries. Attendee One’s (at top, whose name and company have been marked out to prevent defamation) description of himself, against Attendee Two’s username.

Great Outdoors &Yosemite 03 May 2006 11:49 pm

Yosemite and John Muir


We are planning a summer trip to Yosemite. We have only a few days, so I have been researching the best places to go and things to do. All the pictures are so beautiful. The one at the top of this article is from Yosemite Fun. They have some good hike descriptions, including a guide for how to get the most fun out of a two-day visit to Yosemite.

Also, I found that the Sierra Club has html versions of all of John Muir’s books online. I particularly liked this description from his book The Yosemite from 1912.

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