WiX Working Group video of the week, practice makes perfect.

I heard it said that it takes 10,000 hours to become an expert at something. If my calculations are correct, that's like 8 years of constant effort so it seems a little high. But being good at something certainly takes time. A little talent can go a long way. In this week's video, we'll see just how far talent and practice can take the elite.

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The all new RobMensching.com.

If you only follow my blog via the ATOM feed, then you probably missed the fact that http://robmensching.com/ and http://robmensching.com/blog/ have a brand new look. The whole site was rewritten and redesigned. "Why?" you might ask. Read on for why, what went well and what didn't go so well.

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WiX Working Group video of the week, silent star wars.

What happens when you take the pivotal moment of the most loved trilogy ever and recast it as a silent movie? You get something bordering on art. I was amazed at how well this worked. The attention to detail really sets it apart. See Darth introduce himself to Luke silently.

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WiX Working Group video of the week, torn mime.

Last week I was recovering data from hard drives from some long dead laptops. This little Sabrent 2.5" IDE hard drive enclosure did a fine job. On one of the drives, I found a link to an old video that I probably showed at WiX night years ago. It made me chuckle. I found an updated version of the video that is a bit longer. Happy 2012 from 2001 or so!

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