Archive for the ‘event’ Category

TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield Day 1

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

I'm in New York City at TechCrunch Disrupt TechCrunch and other technology outlets have provided detailed updates, including a live stream and video updates. My selections from TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield session are: UJAM: A web-based toolset for generating music based on a theme, highly customizable by the user. They certainly got ...

March of Dimes Wine Fest 2009

Thursday, May 14th, 2009

If you know me very well, you probably know that I like wine. You know what else I like? Helping babies. 21st Annual Wine Fest A Benefit for the March of Dimes Thursday, May 21, 2009: 6 - 9 p.m. Union Station ~ 30 West Pershing Road Kansas City, Missouri Food samples from over 25 ...

Exporting contact list trickery with Outlook and Exchange

Friday, August 1st, 2008

One of my goals when networking is to always walk away with contact information, preferably in the form of a business card. Why, you ask? In this day of social networks, you'd be surprised how easily you can connect to others through a few degrees of separation. Let me use LinkedIn as ...

Bodies Revealed coming to Union Station in Kansas City

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Bodies Revealed In the tradition of Titanic and the Dead Sea Scrolls, Union Station Kansas City hosts another world-class blockbuster museum exhibition coming in the spring of 2008. About Bodies Revealed View the human body from the inside out at this awe-inspiring exhibition on display at Union Station spring 2008. Nowhere else ...

National Blog Posting Month (NaBloPoMo) recap

Friday, November 30th, 2007

As National Blog Posting Month (NaBloPoMo) comes to a close, I thought it would be worthwhile to provide a brief recap. I knew I would miss a few days here and there, but I was hoping to come in around 25. As it turns out, I recognized how hard it ...

From 2005 to 2007, 6 new companies in the top 10

Monday, November 26th, 2007

Mary Meeker presented some interesting items at the Web 2.0 Summit. Its a good reminder that there are still plenty of opportunities. I'm also in agreement with Russell from MobHappy that the next big wave is mobile. Comparing 2007 top sites (according to Alexa, which is obviously skewed in results terms) ...

Today is World Internet Day

Monday, October 29th, 2007

Apparently, today is World Internet Day. Who knew? I almost missed it. So get out there and enjoy the internets, because I know I would be lost without them. Take a few minutes and reflect on how your life has changed in the last 15 years. Email? Instant messaging? Google? Wikipedia? Facebook? Our world will ...

My first iMovie: Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door, bluegrass style

Tuesday, October 16th, 2007

In the programming world, there is the standard "Hello World" tutorial included as part of learning any new language. Consider this my Hello World, so to speak, for learning iMovie. I am happy to say that using iMovie was pretty straightforward, and good enough for any basic editing ...

Aaaarrrrr, its international talk like a pirate day

Wednesday, September 19th, 2007

In case you almost missed it, today is Talk Like a Pirate Day. In the days of lawsuits and political correctness, we all need to take a day just to be silly. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cKCkbWDGwE] Be sure to check out the latest updates on the event at the 2007 event page. A few highlights ...