Monthly archives: March, 2010

The battle to lose Stuff

As I mentioned in a previous post, I am trying to minimize the “stuff” in my life. It was something that I have been wanting to do for a little while now, but the decision to go ahead with it came after reading The Power of Less , by Leo Babauta, the second time. The …

The Checklist Manifesto – Book Review

This is a review for The Checklist Manifesto: How To Get Things Right (Hardcover) by Atul Gawande. Dr.Atul Gawande is one amazing dude. Let us deviate for a moment to see what his biography on the book sleeve says: Atul Gawande is the author of The Checklist Manifesto, Better and Complications. He is also a …

Advanced .NET Debugging – Book Review

This review is for: Advanced .NET Debugging (Paperback) by Mario Hewardt. If you program for the .NET framework you need this book. It helps to take your debugging skills (as well as understanding of the platform) to the next level. How many times in the past have we tried to nail down a particularly tricky …

New Books

I got a 40% off coupon from Borders so I decided to indulge myself a bit. Unfortunately the coupon could not be used on Borders.com which meant I had only a limited choice that the stores offered. The Redmond store is a little better than other Borders stores I have been to, but still the …

Filling in the blanks

Towards the end of the last year I had bragged about some new year resolutions. One of them was that I would be posting more frequently here. Well it has been about 2.5 months since my last post. Not good going. The status of the rest of the resolutions are very similar, if not worse. …