Archive for November, 2016

Changing Max File Size for Attachments in Team Foundation Server

Monday, November 21st, 2016

At the office, we needed to add some larger attachments to our workitems in Team Foundation Server. It’s pretty simple to change the maximum file size allowed. According to MSDN: You’ll need to be a member of the TFS Administrators group. Login to the Team Foundation Server Open the following URL: http://localhost:8080/tfs/DefaultCollection/WorkItemTracking/v1.0/ConfigurationSettingsService.asmx?op=SetMaxAttachmentSize Note: Replace “DefaultCollection” […]

El Presidente Cocktail No. 1

Friday, November 11th, 2016

Brandy asked me to make her a cocktail this evening, using whatever mixers we had on-hand. I found some pineapple juice and grenadine. We decided to make the El Presidente Cocktail No. 1. Ingredients: Juice of 1 lime 1 tsp Pineapple Juice 1 tsp Grenadine 1 1/2 oz Light Rum Shake with ice and strain […]

2016 National Toy Hall of Fame Inductees

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

The National Museum of Play has inducted three new toys to the National Toy Hall of Fame. For 2016, the inductees were: Dungeons & Dragons Fisher-Price Little People Swing I find it interesting that Dungeons and Dragons made the list, as I would not normally consider it a “toy”, given the nature of the game. […]

Doctor Strange – Thoughts and Impressions

Monday, November 7th, 2016

I had the opportunity to watch “Doctor Strange” over the weekend. As with many of the Marvel movies, I was excited about a new entry to the MCU. There are spoilers in this review, so consider yourself warned. This movie is another origin story, this time for Dr Steven Strange. In brief, he’s an egotistical, […]