Community Credit Winner for June

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I am pleased to announce that I just won 4th place for the June 2007 Community Credit competition. This is 4th place out of a total of 7214 members. The even more amazing thing, at least to me, is that I managed to win 4th place with an 85% curve... Read more

TechEd 2007 Images

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I have finally put up my pictures from TechEd 2007. Since I forgot to bring my digital camera with me, these were taken on my cell phone so the quality isn’t that great. Read more

Why Coding Standards Are Important

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Just as style is an often overlooked but very critical attribute of writing, coding standards are also an often overlooked but very critical attribute of software development. Following a consistent coding standard helps improve the quality of the overall software system. The key to a good coding standard is consistency.... Read more

Programming for the masses

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Over the last year or so I have noticed a disturbing trend brought about by the idea of “brining programming to the masses”. Last April, according to Microsoft, there was a “growing community of 18 million recreational and hobbyist developers.” Even IBM was getting in to the mix, with... Read more

What's your nerd score?

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I am nerdier than 96% of all people. Are you a nerd? Click here to find out! Yet another quirky personality test…the only problem is that I’m not sure I should be proud of this one… Read more