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I had a client that has two palm treos running windows mobile and activesync 4.0 and above. When they would connect to their machines and sync via usb they would loose connection to their server. I had a windows mobile PDA but never experienced this issue. I just recently upgraded to a HTC Touch which… Read more
It’s actuallly very simple…get out of debt. Once you get out of debt stay out of debt. This goes for individuals, companies, municipalities, states, and countries. What I have seen over and over is credit is needed to finance everything..daily operations, payroll(?!?!?!?), etc etc. This is insane. My business is about 90% debt free however… Read more
This is what happens when a large corporation(that is not totally open source..or worse) buys an open source company
Sun terrible place to work – The INQUIRER. The open source founders walk after they see that selling their baby to said non open company means they are working inside a corporate prison. This is why i started my own consulting firm.
Colorado’s Bible ban faces court challenge. IF..and that’s a big IF gets overturned with either jihadobama or mcinsane in office you’ll see more of these band coming..and sticking.
FOXNews.com – Girl, 15, Faces Child Porn Charges for Nude Cell Phone Pictures of Herself Now this is stupid. She is going to get charged with a serious felony, possibly be registered as a sex offender for life..for taking nude photos of herself?!?!?!? Not the smartest thing to do to be sure..sending them to her… Read more
Britain Announces Huge Bank Bailout – NYTimes.com. I’m a bit behind on this part to be sure..but the ramifications are recently revealed. The US is going to be doing the same thing. I say this becuase the Bush has already lied repeatedly saying the trilion dollar bailout was for main street when it was really… Read more
FOXNews.com – Japan’s Nikkei Takes Biggest Dive in Two Decades; Markets in Asia, Europe Plunge – International News | News of the World | Middle East News | Europe News. I don’t know how bad it’s going to be..but central banks all over the world ar now using pretty much the same strategy, pump billions… Read more
I’m not going to post any links right now as the informaiton i am seeing is wildy swinging between depression alerts to recession alerts. However it’s clear the hydra’s growing heads aren’t stopping the slide around the world and the slide may be accelerating here. If you have an arm loan of any kind refi… Read more
The eternal optimist Cramer says get out in the short term. I found his details for his 5 year plan on video. *Update* i can’t get this to embed so i have a direct link in the above text.
A Look At Wall Street’s Shadow Market, 60 Minutes: How Some Arcane Wall Street Financial Instruments Magnified Economic Crisis – CBS News. Let me highlight something in this video: They are private and largely undisclosed contracts that mortgage investors entered into to protect themselves against losses if the investments went bad. And they are part… Read more
Fed eyes short-term loan plan – Stocks & economy- msnbc.com. I quote the article: The government is weighing a bold plan to buy massive amounts of unsecured short-term debts in a dramatic effort to break through a credit clog that is imperiling the economy. The Federal Reserve is working with the Treasury Department on the… Read more
Company Name | Cash | Debt ATT | 1.63B | 80.13B Level3 | 666M | 6.84B Verizon | 2.07B | 43.11B Cogent | 129M | 330M Comcast is carrying 31 Billion is debt right now. Verizon isn’t too far behind and then there’s AT&T. I wonder how much longer these companies are actually going to… Read more
Dow shocker: It’s global crisis. Well DUH! It apears nobody is learning that having multiple trillions in unpaid debts running around is a BAD THING!!!!
U.S. financial panic goes global – Eye on the Economy- msnbc.com.
Former Goldman exec to run financial rescue – Stocks & economy- msnbc.com. Ah yes..nepotism at it’s best. Now another person who helped create this mess is now going to oversee the office of financial Stability. If it wasn’t so ridiculous I would be laughing right now…
Getting Vista to work with Samba This is interesting…:)
Thanks For the Crash CONGRESS! – The Market Ticker This is the beginning. Once Paulson(who helped create this mess and is now supposed to fix it..RIGHT!!!) spends all of this non-existant cash and devalues the dollar even more that’s when folks will wake up and go oh crap and bail out. I’m no economist but… Read more
Been busier than a one legged man in a butt kicking contest.
Credit crunch puts squeeze on businesses – BusinessWeek.com- msnbc.com If you have to borrow to make payroll you have waaaaaay to many expenditures. This is going to be a pinful time but I htink hopefully one that willl get at least some companies off of the debt treadmil and into real growth not the false… Read more
Businessman fights affirmative action – Race & ethnicity- msnbc.com A black man fighting to overturn one of hte worst cases of white discrimination ever thought of..affirmative action.
Administration rushes to begin financial rescue – Economy in Turmoil- msnbc.com Paulson..the head of one of hte big five banks that no longer exist is now taked with trying to rescue the economy..oh this is going to be painful to watch considering how badly leveraged most american households(not this one though). Hang on folks. Thing… Read more
Banks, firms borrow record amount from Fed – Economy in Turmoil- msnbc.com let’s see that’s a total of 311.5 BILLION just this past week. That’s not including the 398 BILLION Bernake has pumped into domestic AND FOREIGN markets over the past couple of weeks. So far the gov’t has blown 794.5 BILLION between AIG and… Read more
Commentary: America’s chilling future – CNN.com
Give me a break, a tax break — or else – Capitol Hill- msnbc.com This learnean hyrda of a disaster has just grown more heads. Read above. Folks we need to ge the house to stomp on this..once and for all. This bill further drives us into the entitlement culture and socialism. heck, even the… Read more
China Declares Economic War? – The Market Ticker This isn’t about the US…it’s the countries we owe money to(aka our national debt. ). I’ve seen this being mentioned at newsmax and worldnetdaily for years now about how the saudis and chinese(the two biggest holders of us debt) can bankrupt this nation by calling in all… Read more
The Big Picture | We need to act quickly on the Bailout! Never mind the fact this “disaster” has been “looming” for a week. Where’s the huge crash? It’s going to happen bailout or no. Also 700 bilion is hte tip of hte iceberg. The fed has already spent 680 BILLION pumping non-existant cash into… Read more
The TRUTH About The Bailout – The Market Ticker It gets better folks. This is also going to include FOREIGN assests that have nothing to do with the US. Folks please get on the horn to the senate and house(senate.gov and house.gov) and REPEATEDLY tell your reps to kill this hydra!!!
Bernanke PROVED Paulson Plan Bankrupt – The Market Ticker The bailout is a ripoff. Bernake has already spent nearly $700 bilion injecting cash into vairous markets..and the dow had a hissy anyway. Paulson’s bailout will not do anything. Don’t forget the Fed CAUSED the great depression and they are casuing this “crisis”
Thanks to WP’s easy backup processes I at least got the posts backedup before the database hosed itself..:) New posts on this bailout to come..and they monster isn’t dead..it’s a hydra with a new head(called the senate version) ready to spring on us.