Profile

Cover photo
Bennett Benson
Lives in Minnesota
66 followers|25,316 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

Bennett Benson

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Please ask your speakers to repeat the questions from the audience. Thanks guys. Great video.
1
DentonTurners's profile photo
 
+Bennett Benson Glad you enjoyed it! We'll keep reminding our demonstrators to repeat questions from the audience. Thanks again.
Add a comment...

Bennett Benson

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Near the end of the metal work, you threw it on the bench. I thought, that's a bad ending. I want to hear a solid thunk of hatchet into wood. Then, it wasn't the end. Of, cool. Some leather work to go with it. A nice handle wrap. Oh, there's more, a head holster. That leather work is cool. Damn you Jimmy, now I want to take up yet another skill. Then the video continues with some hatchet work. It finally ends with a very satisfying thunk into the wood. Then I read your comments about all of the things you know you did wrong. Sure but that's a beautiful hatchet and handle wrap and head cover. One of your best videos to date. Nice work both of you! 
1
Add a comment...

Bennett Benson

Shared publicly  - 
 
The last one. Tiny Tim's three siblings have all been adopted. 
1
Add a comment...

Bennett Benson

Shared publicly  - 
 
This looks like an interesting place.
1
Add a comment...

Bennett Benson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Out at the Roger's compound.
1
Add a comment...

Bennett Benson

Shared publicly  - 
 
The Oddballs pool team, Minnesota 8 ball
1
Add a comment...
In his circles
155 people
Have him in circles
66 people
Lori Linder's profile photo
Damon Fischer's profile photo
Rick Mahn's profile photo
Amanda Zugschwert's profile photo
Lauryn Zugschwert's profile photo
Kevin Walberg's profile photo
Matthew Hillmer's profile photo
Matthew Sparby's profile photo
Chris Rudd's profile photo

Bennett Benson

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Wow. As much I love the RC technology stuff, this episode was fascinating. Thanks guys.
1
Add a comment...

Bennett Benson

Shared publicly  - 
 
My dead oak getting felled.
1
Add a comment...

Bennett Benson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Hardware, blinky blinky, wireless. It can't fail.
1
David Smith's profile photo
 
Super Awesome Fantastic!!! You always find the coolest stuff...
Add a comment...

Bennett Benson

Shared publicly  - 
1
Add a comment...

Bennett Benson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Google allows pages for organizations now. I just thought I would check it out.
The Oddballs pool team, Minnesota 8 ball
1
Add a comment...

Bennett Benson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Dear Mr. Ballmer,
I have been a long time supporter and user of Microsoft products for many years. I've made my living for the last 25 years supporting computers running MS-DOS, Windows, Window for Workgroups (Best Windows Ever - for a few years anyways) Windows NT, 95, 98, XP, 2000, 2003, 2008, 2008R2, and Windows 7 (sorry, no Millenium or Vista - they sucked). I bought into Windows CE as a personal device and followed it into phones with Windows Mobile. About a year ago, I bought my first Android phone, an HTC Evo. I really do like it a lot.

I've never been a fanboy of Apple products so I skipped the whole ipod, iphone and ipad thing. I figure, why give money to a company that hasn't helped me pay the bills for so long like Microsoft has.

Now I see that you are bashing Android. It takes a computer scientist to use an android phone? Really? Don't be a dumbass. Like you can't figure out how to touch something on the screen to make it launch? Because that is so different than clicking on something with a mouse, right?

Also, berating and belittling your competition is, well, it's the kind of thing that politicians do that make me vote for the other candidate. And when I hear a salesman (yes, you are a salesman) do that, I begin to wonder what is wrong with their products.

So I was thinking, maybe you should give Windows Mobile away for free. Maybe you should sponsor porting it to my HTC Evo. I'd try it out. And if it is better than Android, I would leave it on there. Maybe I would use the Microsoft store to buy some apps for it. At the very least, I would give it a fair shot. And if it sucks, I would put my Android back on the phone.

What do you think Steve-o? Do you think you can get the developer world behind you? Can you get some real excitement going with Windows again? You've seen how open source can change the market and change the world - think Kinect. Can you change your model to a new paradigm? If you can't then start selling your stock now and I'll start looking for a new job.

Bennett Benson
1
Add a comment...
People
In his circles
155 people
Have him in circles
66 people
Lori Linder's profile photo
Damon Fischer's profile photo
Rick Mahn's profile photo
Amanda Zugschwert's profile photo
Lauryn Zugschwert's profile photo
Kevin Walberg's profile photo
Matthew Hillmer's profile photo
Matthew Sparby's profile photo
Chris Rudd's profile photo
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Minnesota
Links
Story
Tagline
Rocket surgeon
Introduction
Hi Bennett here. Former electrician, former railroad worker, former, er, participant in the 70's. Currently computer engineering.
Bragging rights
Best grandson ever.
Basic Information
Gender
Male