TechEd Save the Date 2015

Microsoft TechEd(?) Date and Location Announced (sort of)

I was on my way back to St. Louis after a weekend in Montgomery, Alabama, and Atlanta, Georgia, this morning when I first caught whiff that something was up with TechEd. I saw a location (Chicago), dates (May 4-8), and then… a whole bunch more. There were three different Microsoft posts about today’s announcements: Microsoft’s …

Celebrity Constellation

Off to Sea Again in 2015

You may have noticed this tweet from me last week:   … and a cruise has been booked for 2015. A short one, but a cruise nonetheless. — Scott Ladewig (@Ladewig) July 10, 2014 It’s true, we did book another cruise. We’re only 76 days out from our Canada & New England cruise on Ruby …

Malware Warning

So my site was hacked. How was your week?

Friday night is usually a time to relax and revel in the fact that I get two days off from work. I do work in IT so the idea of ever being completely off the clock is a complete fantasy of course, but it’s a nice fantasy.  Unfortunately last night was anything but relaxing. I’ve …

You Know the Cloud?

The Cloud is a Mystery… or is It?

I think this clip from the trailer for the upcoming comedy Sex Tape (starring Jason Segal and Cameron Diaz) says it all about how many folks (especially IT Pros) feel about the cloud. (click the embedded video to play) If you’re an IT Pro and feel that way, take a few minutes and check out Microsoft’s In …

Liberty Belle

My 24 Hours of Disney

For the last three years, Disney Parks has kept some of its theme parks open for 24 straight hours for one day each year, giving guests the chance to stay up all night in some of the happiest places on Earth. In 2012, they celebrated the fact that 2012 was a Leap Year by giving …