Rants, rambles, news and notes from another geek

Geek Notes 2004-05-05

Went to the Colorado Avalanche game last night to see them get eliminated from the playoffs. Only twice in the history of the NHL has a team come back from a 3-0 deficit, so we shouldn’t be too surprised that they didn’t make it, but it was still very disappointing to see them play so badly.

  • The Hole - A don’t really understand why this guy did this, but I guess being bored had something to do with it. [via AaronX]
  • ADAM Technical Reference - Darrell Norton posts a summary of the primary differences between a directory system (like ADAM) and a relational database.
  • Literate Programming in .NET - I don’t really understand this but it looks interesting. It sounds like the comments are the code, but I’m not sure.
  • Deconstructing Remoting - Don Box attempts to give a new but final answer to the “What about Remoting in the future?” question.
  • API Usability Study - Brad Abrams posts an article from Dr Dobbs about Measuring API Usability. I told him to send it to the SharePoint teams… :)