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Top 5 – Guitarists with distinct sounds

I’ve always been a big fan of distinctive sound in music. This doesn’t just mean tonality, but in fact the entire texture of the music including the tone, rhythm and the emotion and feel that it brings as a listener. Because I’m a guitarist myself I will obviously tend toward that part of it. That said, I also play drums …

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Group Policy – WMI Filters by Operating System

Have you ever wanted to separate your Active Directory Group Policies from each other based on criteria such as target operating system? Well you are in luck! With some very simple WMI filters you can do exactly that. Using WMI filters is a simple, and flexible way to create specific target criteria for delivering policies. For my situation, I’d like …

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Humble and Fred – Welcoming back a Canadian morning tradition!

If you are a gen-x kid like myself and familiar with Toronto morning radio then you probably already know who Humble and Fred are. Once a staple for morning radio in the greater Toronto area they have been on an unfortunate hiatus in recent years. Before it was known as “The Edge”, CFNY (aka Edge 102) on FM 102.1 was …

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Think you are irreplaceable? – Information sharing is a necessity

We have all worked with this person. They are the one who knows the inner workings of all the strange systems, or understands some obscure process that nobody else understands, or perhaps wants to be responsible for. We do this ourselves quite often. When I launch a new system or process I am equally guilty of not always putting the …