Al Bsharah Business Minded, Technically Inclined


Security, Your On-Line Identity, and ZipRealty’s Poor Example

Security Camera Fail

The purpose of this post is two-fold: First:  To stress the importance of preserving the security of your on-line identity Second:  Exposing a company who’s doing an inexcusably poor job of protecting your on-line identity Most of us don’t realize how insecure the on-line world can be.  You create an account on a website, give it a username and the password of your choosing.  That password is...

32 Free Applications for PCs, Make You and Your PC Happy!

Happy PC

It’s rare that I run across an article that makes me want to link it in my blog directly.  Normally, I’ll Digg it, or Tweet it, or put it in my Shared News, or something similar so it shows up in my LifeStream (the side-bar to the left).  However, this one deserves special mention. It’s a list of 32 applications that you, geek or not, might very well find useful in some form or...

Nothing to See Here… #1

Nothing To See Here

Having just got back from a trip to San Jose to meet with a number of my new CenterBeam team members, I decided to plow through my Google Reader and have a look at some of the starred items I’ve been tagging over the past couple of weeks.  In doing so, I’ve found a few nuggets that I felt should be shared.  Thus, “Nothing to See Here” has been born.  Hopefully, the title...

Al Bsharah Business Minded, Technically Inclined