Harry Potter and the Internet Business

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NpHlhWoFqwA A little about Harry Potter, our vacation, and the benefits of an internet business........ … [Read more...]

Twitter Take Off

Well, after I started noticing twitter being talked about practically everywhere, I decided to take the plunge.  I knew Twitter had really made the jump from being a fad to being mainstream when it was being talked about on just about every popular television show and news cast - even the non-geeky and non-tech-savvy ones. You can see my twitter page at … [Read more...]

Making Money Online Without a Product

OK.  So you ask, "Hill, you keep talking about making money online but you don't always give details about how." Well, here you go.......  Here is one of many ways of making money online.  The beauty about this method is that you don't even need a product of your own.  The most common term is "Affiliate Marketing".  The way it works is as … [Read more...]

Get Your Own Bailout

With all of these government bailouts (that we the taxpayers are paying for), it makes you wonder - "Where is MY bailout!"  All of these multi-billion dollar banks, insurance companies, auto makers, and everyone else in line all say that they are going to go bankrupt and need someone to give them money to stay afloat.  Well how about you and your … [Read more...]

Speaking of Labor Day…..

Labor day originated in 1882 as the Central Labor Union of New York City looked to create a "day off for the working citizens".  Most "working" people with typical jobs look forward to this day off of work.  Frequently you will hear people with a job excited about a day off. While taking time off from "work" to spend time with your family is a very good … [Read more...]

How to be more Secure using VMware on a Mac to run Windows Based Web Development Tools

This is a video that shows how to be a little bit more secure using Microsoft Windows based web development tools by using them on a Mac (using OSX Leopard) which is much more secure than Windows. Windows has many more vulnerabilities than UNIX based operating systems such as Apple's OS X and Linux. The security level of Linux and OSX is far superior to … [Read more...]

Yahoo Launches ymail and rocketmail Domains for Email Accounts

Yahoo launched the ymail.com and rocketmail.com domains for email accounts.  Yahoo is one of the largest email account providers in the world with both free account and pay accounts.  The free accounts have an ajax based web portal for reading and writing emails.  For years, Yahoo has used the yahoo.com domain for email addresses.  It is very simple to … [Read more...]

Firefox 3 Download Record Attempt Crashes Mozilla Servers Shortly After Launch

Mozilla launched Firefox 3, one of the most popular internet browsers.  The highly anticipated launch and attempted download record clogged internet servers hosting the open source package which is available on all major platforms.  Users trying to download firefox 3 were greeted with timeouts and other "server too busy" type messages as they attempted to … [Read more...]

Happy Father’s Day

I hope everyone had a great Father's day. I sure did. I always enjoy spending time with my family. My family is the primary reason I build my internet businesses. It gives me the freedom to control my own success. A job will not allow you to control your own success (or freedom). A job will keep you enslaved to your employer. Your employer will … [Read more...]

Video of a Running Virtual Machine Using VMware on a Mac Pro

Here we go with the geeky info......I uploaded my first video to YouTube so it may not be perfect but it is a start. The video gives a little bit of information about virtual machines.I boot up a Windows XP virtual machine using VMware fusion on my Mac Pro and show you how to run Internet Explorer on a Mac (sort of). This is one of the tools I use to do … [Read more...]