Sebastien St-Laurent's (AKA Sebby) WebLog

Help Me Out Contest #1

I am not much for begging or asking for help. I prefer to try and get results myself rather than...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 08/22/2008

Leaving the ACES/FlightSim Team...

The time has come for me to move on to another pasture. After 4 years as a graphics developer (and...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 11/27/2007

FSX: What is the Difference Between the Water 2.X Low/Mid/High/Max Settings?

Remember that my Main Blog has moved to www.SebbyLive.com (FSX: What is the Difference Between the...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 11/20/2007

EasyBarcode and Parctical .NET2 and C#2 Free with TrialPay

What is TrialPay?Paradoxal Press is happy a new service called TrialPay which can allow you to get...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 11/20/2007

Flight Simulator X Acceleration/SP2 - Water DX10 vs DX9

Remember, my complete blog is now at: http://www.SebbyLive.com/...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 11/08/2007

Neat Way to Generate Indirect Software Sales.

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Author: sebby1234 Date: 11/01/2007

FSX Acceleration/SP2 - DX9 Bloom Versus DX10 HDR...

Remember, my complete blog is now at: http://www.SebbyLive.com/...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/25/2007

FSX Acceleration Reviews are Comming In!

The first review is up for Acceleration at IGN: http://pc.ign.com/articles/829/829227p1.html IGN...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/23/2007

Press Release - Paradoxal Press Announces New Books on Computer Programming

The art of computer programming is about to get easier thanks to Paradoxal Press’ future releases of...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/19/2007

Practical .NET2 and C#2 is Finally Available for Sale!

The second edition of Practical .NET2 and C#2 is finally available for sale on...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/14/2007

Extender for Windows Media Center Launch at DigitalLife 2007

Ok, this is somewhat of an offbeat post for me but stumbled uppon this and thought it was really...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/10/2007

FSX - SP2 and DX10 Performance

Remember, my complete blog is now at: http://www.SebbyLive.com/...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/09/2007

FSX DX10 - Self Shadowing VCs (DX9 vs DX10 Update)

Apparently, saying "could have been implemented on DX9" in my previous post in regards to VC...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/09/2007

New Business Tool Category. How does Paradoxal Press Handle it's 1-888 Number and Faxes?

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Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/09/2007

FSX DX10 - Self Shadowing VCs

Remember, my complete blog is now at: http://www.SebbyLive.com/ One of the DirectX 10 additions to...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/08/2007

FSX Acceleration, FSX SP2, Direct X10 Support... Time to Dispell the Myths...

Remember, my complete blog is now at: http://www.SebbyLive.com/ Now that the Acceleration expansion...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/05/2007

Moving my Main Blog From MSDN to WWW.SebbyLive.Com

The time has come to finally move away from hosting my blog on MSDN. There are a few reasons for...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/04/2007

Announcement: Practical .NET2 and C#2 Second Edition!!

I was planning on making the announcement later this week but Amazon.com bet me to it with their...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 10/01/2007

Nice Little Scam... Didn't Know I was that Important?!?!

I didn't realize I was that important until I got the email that I pasted below, wow "You were...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 09/29/2007

Humor: Breaking News! Halo to Take Over the World!

Too funy, so I could not resist posting this video... Halo Takes Over The World - Watch more free...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 09/27/2007

Does IE 6.0 Stop Working When you Have Too Many Windows Open?

This happens to me at least 1-2 times per week. It's actually not something that is specific to...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 09/27/2007

Interesting AvSim post in regards to FSX and hardware upgrades...

Was forwarded this really interesting post by Mark Greenblatt on the AvSim forums...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 09/26/2007

Which Pole am I on These Days?

I have to say I have made significant progress since I was initially diagnosed with Bipolar 2...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 09/16/2007

The ACES Team is Moving!!!

Yes, too many studios in a small building meant that many of us had to double up in our offices even...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 09/15/2007

Oddball Spam Email I got Today.

Somewhat of a twist from the old Nigerian scam emails. Why not just send an email with a quote from...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 09/15/2007

I so Wish GMail had an API!!

Yes, I admit it. I use Gmail for my personal and www.ParadoxalPress.com email (through their Gmail...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 09/11/2007

Flight Simulator X Acceleration Pack: The Word is Spreading...

The word has started to spread about the upcoming Acceleration Pack. Seems that peple are areally...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 09/09/2007

How a Simple Auction Turned into Viral Marketing...

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=130144061675 This is somewhat funny. A mother...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 09/08/2007

Really Cool Fan FSX Video.... Check it Out!

Not related to the upcoming service pack, but really worth watching!!!...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 08/14/2007

Wow, Time Sure Flies By! 08/12 Update...

It's amazing how time ch some dosage anan fly by some times. It's been one month since my last post....

Author: sebby1234 Date: 08/12/2007

Analyst: Xbox 360 Price Cut Coming? --- Hmm.. Who are you to say?

From: http://biz.gamedaily.com/industry/feature/?id=16743 "With the first PS3 price cut already...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 07/10/2007

Hey, I got my Very Own General Attorney General Letter!

Sheesh. Some people are idiots. Some "wannabe" author who decided to go the self-publishing route...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 07/10/2007

Interesting 4th of July Holiday.

Somewhat out of the usual for us. My wife's uncle passed away a few weeks ago and therefore we...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 07/03/2007

Why is Google Tageting me Like This?

I upload feeds to "base.google.com" which essentially contains a list of all the books I have for...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/22/2007

Looking back at my Financials and Mortgage.

One of the comments to my sarcartic "ways to pay my mortgage" posts was as follows: Well,...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/19/2007

People Should Get a Pair of Glasses When They Open an eBay Account!

Ok, little rant on my part here. As I have been selling more and more on eBay, one thing I have come...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/18/2007

Finally Updated www.SebbyLive.Com on 06/17!!!

Had lots of CNC related data to post to the site. Finally took some time this evening to go through...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/18/2007

My Medication and Constant Sleepiness. How Annoying!

This has been such an odd weekend sleep wise. Actually spent more time sleeping than awake. Here is...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/18/2007

What Else Could I do to Pay the Mortgage?

Hmm... More rambling thoughs, rants and sarcastic humor on my part.... 1) Maybe I should charge a 1$...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/13/2007

CNC Mill Motors Turning...

Here is a video I captured of the action I posted about yesterday. Not that much to look at unless...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/12/2007

CNC Mill Update 06/12... It Turns!!!

Got the new gear I had ordered last weekend and spent a few hours hooking it up. Using Mach 3 I was...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/11/2007

SCAM - Beware of Liquidation.Com Part 2...

First of all, thanks to everyone who wrote. I already knew there was plenty of complaints about...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/11/2007

What Body Part can I Sell to Pay the Mortgage?

Rough month this is... My wife's uncle passed away last weekend so we had to book an emergency...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/11/2007

CNC Mill Update 06/03/07... Some Problems :(

Finally got everything wierd and hooked up. But so this weekend I tried to get one of the motors...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/04/2007

Depakote Gone Bad - Part 1

Here is an interesting extract from a post...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/04/2007

Health Update 06/01...

Been a little while since I posted an update on my various health issues. So here goes :) Finger As...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 06/01/2007

CNC Mill Project Update.

Actually, there is not too much of an update. Was hoping to take advantage of the 3 day weekend to...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 05/31/2007

Surface Computing... Neat-O...

Popular Meechanics got a sneak peak of Microsoft Research's Surface Computing Technology. This is...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 05/30/2007

My Finger is Going to Hell Again.

Everything was going well post surgery for my cist removal. Well until about 1 1/2 weeks ago where...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 05/30/2007

Halo Vista Delayed due to Nudity... You'd think engineers would have learned by now!

Microsoft reps have told Next-Gen the real reason for the Halo 2 Vista delay: partial...

Author: sebby1234 Date: 05/30/2007

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