Monthly Archives: February 2011

C-SPAN: State Department Daily Briefing 022811

Earlier I watched today’s State Department Daily Briefing C-SPAN session, on TV. The program description is shown next: P.J. Crowley briefed reporters and answered questions. He said a no fly zone around Egypt is just one of many options being … Continue reading

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Using Amazons CloudFormation Service

Today I started using my Free Tier Account to explore the new AWS CloudFormation Service. This is Amazon’s short explanation of this service: AWS CloudFormation gives developers and systems administrators an easy way to create a collection of related AWS … Continue reading

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Hosting Websites on Amazon S3

Using my Amazon Free Tier account, I recently I created an example web site using Amazon S3. You will be taken to that site by clicking on this link. To find out more about Amazon S3 uses, go to this … Continue reading

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Newbound News: Cloud Computing Online Interview

Friday, February 25, 2011, I will be interviewed online concerning Cloud Computing and some of what my software partnership, Newbound, Inc., does with that technology. The moderator will be, Debra Simpson of North San Diego Business. I invite you to … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: Retirement and Social Security

Last night I watched the Retirement and Social Security C-SPAN session, on TV. The program description is shown next: Panelists discussed the past, future, and current state of the Social Security system: Andrew Biggs, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute Charles … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: Irish Leader’s Debate

Last night I watched the Irish Leader’s Debate C-SPAN session, on TV. The program description is shown next: The leaders of Ireland’s three major political parties met in their final television debate before the general election on February 25, 2011. … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: Treasury Department 2012 Budget

Last night I watched the U.S. House of Representatives Budget Committee C-SPAN session, on TV. The program description is shown next: Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testified about his department’s budget for 2012. The budget called for an increase to $14 … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: U.S. Worldwide Security Threats

Last night I watched the U.S. Senate Committee Select Intelligence C-SPAN session, on TV. The program description is shown next: The nation’s top intelligence leaders testified about security threats facing the nation at home and abroad. They focused on terrorist threats, … Continue reading

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O’Reilly: Back in Evangelist Program

I’m back in the O’Reilly Evangelist Program, reviewing technical books for them. I started with them in 2000 at their request and stopped around 2003. Today they sent me the ebook I requested, Hadoop The Definitive Guide Second Edition including … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: Newt Gingrich Remarks at CPAC

Last night I watched the C-SPAN session, Newt Gingrich Remarks, on TV. He was participating in the American Conservative Union sponsored Conservative Political Action Conference. The program description is shown next: Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich challenged President … Continue reading

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