Billg announced today a two year transition plan to step down to a part time position -- and Ray Ozzie stepping up as chief software architect. Wow. Allchin, Scoble, Bill ... so much change. Change can be a good thing ... but boy, it can be disconcerting. Much more to come, I'm sure.
I was digging through an old box (one that has been packed for several years, at least) trying to find a particular cable. In the midst of the box, I came across this photo:Very few images (particularly, ones without people in them) will make me stop cold, but this one did. If you don't recognize it, it's from the top of the World Trade Center, circa 2000.
Period 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals has just started ... what am amazing hockey season it has been. So while Edmonton and Carolina begin to battle it out in the best of 7 series, pictures of the trophy are plastered on everything. Every time I see this, I think of a funny moment that happened a number of years ago.The very last day of work I had at Ascent Media (circa 2001) was a couple of weeks before the Superbowl. Housing a few studios, a Superbowl special had just finished taping. ... [More]