Monthly Archives: June 2011

The Gloves Are Off

This morning, I read ALNAV 044/11, the Navy’s Active Duty Commander Promotion Board results.  Unfortunately, my name was not on it. Yes, that means I wasn’t promoted.  Even more disturbing, this was my third time not selecting.  But don’t worry, it’s even worse than it sounds. As an O-4, I am considered “tenured” in the […]

WorkFlowy: One List to Rule Them All

I like Workflowy. A lot. I found this little gem of a program when I was searching for a simple outlining tool. I started out by looking for an app for my iPhone, but couldn’t find anything I liked. As I tunneled down further into Google’s search results, I found WorkFlowy and started playing around […]

The B&N Best Seller List Controversy

There’s been a recent little dust-up about the best seller list on B&N, especially their Nook best sellers. The accusation that’s floating around is that B&N is deliberately manipulating the data to artificially rank the more expensive main stream publisher books on the list, forcing out the cheaper Indies. I feel pretty confident when I […]