The World As Best As I Remember It

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Relocating on Two Fronts

I’m relocating on two fronts: 1. I’m relocating to China in early May to work as part of the...

Author: philipsu Date: 04/09/2008

You Down With H-1B? (No, you must NOT know me…)

Much hubbub has been aired about H-1B visas in the technology world. In a blog post I wrote more...

Author: philipsu Date: 09/19/2007

Top 7 Microsoft Employee Bungles Using Office

In the tradition of keeping to about one blog post per year, I finally had an opportunity to author...

Author: philipsu Date: 06/18/2007

Corporate Blogs -- Gradations of Value?

First, let me say once again, there has been no corporate pressure whatsoever to cut short my...

Author: philipsu Date: 06/15/2006

Broken Windows Theory

Vista. The term stirs the imagination to conceive of beautiful possibilities just around the corner....

Author: philipsu Date: 06/14/2006

Red Rain

Tuesday morning, 9:00 AM. It’s sunny in the flat outskirts of San Antonio. Wisps of summer’s...

Author: philipsu Date: 04/09/2006

Everybody Wants to Rule the World

[An article a year ain’t bad, I suppose. After being Slashdotted on Show Me the Money and having...

Author: philipsu Date: 03/19/2006

Brin and Bear It

I attended the same high school as Sergey Brin, co-founder of a verb called "Google." Sergey dropped...

Author: philipsu Date: 02/15/2005

The End of an Era

Software developers, I've got one word for you: www.yourjobisgoingtoindia.com. That's right. Your...

Author: philipsu Date: 07/24/2004

Recruiting.com

I'm constantly drawn back to the heady dot-com days at Microsoft. Not only because team meetings...

Author: philipsu Date: 07/02/2004

Show Me The Money

The Ever-Elusive Personal Finance Manager I worked as a developer on the Microsoft Money team for a...

Author: philipsu Date: 07/01/2004

Prologue

After all this time, finally got around to starting this blog. The World As Best As I Remember It...

Author: philipsu Date: 06/30/2004