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” […]

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, […]

Amazon to collect Alabama sales tax starting November 1, 2016

Monday, October 31st, 2016

It appears that will start collecting sales tax for online sales to Alabama residents starting November 1st, 2016. According to Amazon is going to comply with Alabama’s Simplified Seller Use Tax Remittance Act, which enables “eligible sellers to … collect, report and remit a flat eight percent (8%) sellers use tax on all […]

Pumpkin Decorating Contest – 2016

Thursday, October 27th, 2016

We had a pumpkin decorating contest at the office this week. My team decided to go with a bit of a horror theme. We created “Punkenstein”, complete with gelatin brain, neck bolts, strobe lighting, and laboratory diorama. I think it turned out great!