The power was out when I came home today, second time this week. Alameda Island has it’s own power company and several times a year they have trouble keeping the juice on. I think some poor squirrel was the cause last time.

Today the power was out for about an hour so we got to enjoy dinner by candlelight which Julia said was pretti-ful.

“Hosted Office. Hosted Everything.”

Richard MacManus hones in on the key quote in an Information Week article about Microsoft’s direction with SharePoint. At a conference scheduled to take place in San Francisco next week, Microsoft is due to announce it’s plans for software-as-a-service and it appears that this will mean more than just hosted SharePoint servers.

How much would you pay for a hosted Office service? What other services would you like to see bundled into the service?