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    Building Feedback Devices for your Software Development Process

    05.23.09 | Permalink | 3 Comments

    If you’ve heard of Ambient Orbs or tying Lava Lamps to your automated builds and think they’re awesome, then skip the next paragraph. Personally, these devices are important as they do provide a fun way to communicate the state of a project or problem. While something more conventional- say a status posted to a web […]

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    Setting up a Dynamic Repeater

    03.12.09 | Permalink | 3 Comments

    If this applies to you: You don’t want to pay for internet The linksys gods live around you Unfortunately, signals aren’t strong or are intermittent Never sure which network is up and working properly Don’t mind bricking a router You can set up a dynamic repeater. Essentially, have your router scan networks to see what’s […]

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    Never buy an HP

    01.19.09 | Permalink | 6 Comments

    So, I’ve always strongly believed against buying from HP. While they make appealing products, in terms of looks and price points, I’ve always just found them to disappoint in the end. They just aren’t built to last. I’ve always known this, but a little over a year ago, I really needed a new laptop, and […]