Eric Longman

Google Inbox App 2

Dear Google…

Dear Google, I love INBOX. Love it! You’ve done a great job rethinking how we should use email, and you’ve nailed it. Mostly. There are but three things that I hope to see changed:...

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MIUI FTW!

For almost a year now, I’ve been running CyanogenMod CM7 on my rooted T-Mobile MyTouch 4G, and liking it a lot.  Originally, it was a way to get Gingerbread on the phone months before...

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Christ Builds the Church

Liked this when I read it, so I’m sharing… It is not we who build.  [Christ] builds the church.  No man builds the church but Christ alone.  Whoever is minded to build the church is surely well...

Does anybody blog anymore? 1

Does anybody blog anymore?

I’m wondering if anybody blogs anymore…at least in the sense that we used to.  Back in the day, I used my blog to post commentary about events happening around me.  Most of my posts...

Hmm…nice place you’ve got here. 0

Hmm…nice place you’ve got here.

Just looked at my blog and was stunned to find that I haven’t posted anything here in over SEVEN MONTHS! I find myself posting micro-status updates on Facebook much more frequently than I end...

Index all tables in one shot 0

Index all tables in one shot

Here’s a nice little snippet of T-SQL code that will reindex all tables in the database with one line of code: EXEC sp_msForEachTable @COMMAND1= ‘DBCC DBREINDEX ( “?”)’ Keep in mind that the DBCC...

My last Blockbuster Rental…ever 3

My last Blockbuster Rental…ever

I just returned the last movie I will ever rent from Blockbuster Video. Perhaps you recall that back in 2005 Blockbuster made a big deal out of their new “No Late Fees” policy.  They...

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Amazon Route 53

Amazon announced their new Route 53 DNS service a few days ago.  Never one to let a gizmo go untested, I immediately signed up and I’m now hosting DNS for eal.us through Route 53.  Looks...

Dump Chrome for Firefox?  Maybe so… 1

Dump Chrome for Firefox? Maybe so…

I have been an avid and delighted user of Google’s Chrome browser almost since the first day it was available.  It is wicked fast, unobtrusive, and rock solid.  Mostly. But lately the love affair...