TypeScript == Maintainable and "Best Practice"...
git is awesome
The natural source code management system for me is TFS because it’s a Microsoft tool and has very good integration with Visual Studio. It also has a useful ALM component which pulls everything together. I’ve used TFS since it’s first version and through the most current 2012 release. It’s useful but it has its problems. Last year I began using git for one of my...
MVC & jQuery
Started digging into MVC3 and jQuery this weekend… FINALLY! So far it’s been quite surprising — I think Microsoft (or better stated ASP.NET) is getting it right! Having worked at a Microsoft shop for the past 3 years I’ve gotten used to the trap of web forms and LOB web applications. Worse, I’ve spend 18 months concentrating on desktop and mobile smart client...
Google: Self-driving Cars Are Here! →
I first learned about Google’s concept for fast driving cars a few months ago. Apparently they moved quickly from rough concept to (well) working prototype. I am very impressed with this particular product and I think we will be hearing a lot more about this next year. The thing I like most about this is how Google seems to be so self-aware. Instead of Google thinking of itself as a...
Big Bang in Fargo... Epic Go Live!
I’m heading to Fargo, ND this Friday for a customer go-live that will include over 14 public safety agencies and virtually our entire product suite. It gives new meaning to “Big Bang”. With 22 people onsite spread across 2 states and numerous cities we need to be smart about how we handle communication. We have a command center setup that will receive and coordinate all...
Great post from Bryce.VC. Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Square, gives a talk to Stanford on how he got started and his philosophy on leading business. This is just a 3 min excerpt… I’m watching the full lecture whose link you can find from Bryce.VC.
A VC connects me to the tech startup world. →
tumblr might just be the middle ground I’ve been looking for… more than Twitter, less than a blog. This is one of the first times in my life where I feel behind in technology. I’m both happy and sad at the same time. Got interested in tumblr thanks to this post from A VC… David Karp’s Founder Story http://bit.ly/hNHns7