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    Tuesday, June 26, 2007

    Fun online clock

    Checkout this fun online clock.

    • 1st Line is Sec's 
    • 2nd Line is min's 
    • 3rd line is Hrs. 
    • 4th Line is Days 
    • 5h Line is months 
    • 6th Line is Years 

    Quote of the Day:
    We are always getting ready to live, but never living.
    --Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Monday, June 25, 2007

    ESRI UC Blog : Wangari's Inspiration

    This year's keynote at the ESRI User Conference was great!  Here's a nice summary of Wangari's remarks on the ESRI UC Blog.

    Make sure and check-out http://www.greenbeltmovement.org/

    ArcGIS Server REST and JavaScript APIs announced

    One of the hot demos last week at the ESRI User Conference was the ArcGIS Server 9.3 REST and Java Script APIs.  Here's a post from Keyur who gave several demos of the REST API last week in San Diego. 

    Link to abstract final: ArcGIS Server REST and JavaScript APIs announced

    Quote of the Day:
    For Sweetest things turn sourest by their deeds; Lilies that fester smell far worse than weeds.
    --William Shakespeare

    Wednesday, June 20, 2007

    ESRI UC 2007

    I'm here at the ESRI User Conference in San Diego.  The week has been busy yet fun.  Due to my recent knee surgery, I rented an electric scooter for use around the convention center this year.  It's been a great help as the conference is huge, there are hundreds of exhibitors in the showcase and even more sessions upstairs. 

    The developer focused sessions have been well attended and there's lots of excitement in the air about ArcGIS 9.2 for developers.

    Monday, June 11, 2007

    Home Recovering

    I had my ACL reconstruction and meniscus surgery on Friday and everything went well.  I'm home resting which means lots of ice and hours on a CPM machine to help exercise my new knee.  I'm hoping get back to work in a few days and work at least some of the ESRI User Conference next week in San Diego but I'll have to see how much progress I make this week.

    Monday, June 04, 2007

    ACL Surgery on Friday

    My season is over...  No more Friday night soccer for me. A few weeks I was taken down from behind on a break away and hurt my knee, I thought it was just a sprain but when the swelling didn't go away, I went to the doctor.  The original diagnosis was a turn meniscus and strained ACL / MCL.  But after an MRI, it was determined that I completely tore my ACL and have some meniscus damage.  So this Friday I'm going in for ACL reconstructive surgery and meniscus repair or removal.

    Anyone been through an ACL surgery?  How fast did you recovery?

    My interview with Brian and James

    At the Developer Summit I took my turn in the ESRI podcast booth and interviewed good friend Brian Goldin and James Fee.  Here's the link the download - MP3

    For more ESRI podcast visit - http://www.esri.com/news/podcasts/index.html


    Quote of the Day:
    Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.
    --C. Archie Danielson