WiX Working Group video, the dad life.

Last weekend I attended a baby shower for a good friend and former roommate. Then, earlier this week, Heath sent me this video. I thought it was too perfect not to use this week. It turned out Heath was the only one in the room tonight with a kid but as I told my friends last weekend, I expect my days are numbered.

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WiX Working Group video, the sound of sorting.

K, Reid and I are playing through Halo 3:ODST on Legendary. Its my attempt to keep in touch with a couple of the original developers on the WiX toolset since our paths don't cross much any longer. Over chat, Reid mentioned a video he saw recently where someone assigned sounds to swaps and recorded the results of various sorting algorithms.

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WiX Working Group video, Keller makes the save all by myself.

Tonight Sounders FC played Real Salt Lake. That means I showed up here around 10:30 PM. The lights were off and no one was here. That made me sad. So to cheer myself up, I re-watched Keller's amazing PK save. Hopefully, next week, everyone will be back and more code will get written.

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Burn in the corporate environment.

A good question about Burn was raised in the comments on my blog entry about Burn yesterday. The tiny executable that downloads the bulk of the installation content is great when you want to install on your computer. However, if you need to distribute the installation to many machines, like most corporations do, downloading from the Internet is more expensive than downloading from a corporate server. Fortunately, we have a solution for this scenario.

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