Why am I not using Yeoman or another generator?

20. July 2014 Rant 0
I’ve got a little side project that I’m working on. I have an app at track.couchjitsu.com. It tracks how much time I spend training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. It tracks when I go to conditioning, technique, sparring or judo. It actually will track anything. I wrote it about a year ago. It’s fairly simple in its ...

I need you to stop acting like as passive-aggressive adolescent

17. July 2012 One-Time, Rant 0
Yahoo Passwords Hacked Over the past few months there have been several breaches of security on major websites, for example LinkedIn and Match.com.  However within the past week a bigger name was hit: Yahoo! Now it wasn’t Yahoo! mail or anything like that. Apparently it was their Contributor Network which they bought in 2010. What ...

Apologize or Shutup

03. April 2012 Rant 0
There’s been a bit of a dustup over Zynga acquiring another social gaming company.  If you hadn’t heard, check out the details, including a response from the CEO. A couple things that struck me about this story. Keep It To Yourself Before Sunday, I had never heard of Shay Pierce. That name meant absolutely nothing. But ...

Things I don’t like about TFS Source Control

16. February 2011 Rant 0
I’ve been using TFS at work for about the past 8 months.  Prior to that, I’ve used other source controls such as Seapine’s Surround SCM, Visual Source Safe, and Git. I’ve used Surround and VSS in production environments, and Git for personal projects. So far, here are some areas that I think TFS is lacking ...

What are we coming to?

16. June 2010 Rant 0
For the past 4 years, .Net has been my framework of choice.  Prior to that, I used Visual C++ for 6 years.  There are some great things about .NET that I didn’t have with C++.  But with these great techniques comes a high responsibility, and that is, to understand what it is that the framework is ...