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A job posting with it’s own stay-off-the-grass sign


I came across this job posting tonight and had a good laugh.  No, this isn’t like the one I posted about before looking for a .NET developer on Linux who … Continue reading

September 23, 2010 · Leave a comment

Bad API Design


You know, there’s something fundamental to API design.  It’s so very easy to screw up and so very hard to fix.  However, one of the things I’ve striven to do … Continue reading

September 7, 2010 · Leave a comment

Swig, Python and C++ Exceptions (cont’)


Greater success today with implementing exception passing between Python and C++.  Learned a few gotchas, used a tip from SO, and generally all around excited to continue with the project … Continue reading

May 26, 2010 · Leave a comment

Can’t Make This Stuff Up


I’m looking at the job boards once again.  You know the ones:  Monster, Career Builder, and Dice.  I do check the Stack Overflow job listings once in a while.  Even … Continue reading

May 9, 2010 · Leave a comment

A REPL for C++!?


I’ll be damned.  Someone actually came up with a REPL for C++.  Here’s the link.  I’ll push to try this at work.  I bet some of them will be overjoyed.  … Continue reading

April 4, 2010 · 1 Comment

Late night reading of other people’s blogs


It’s amazing how much you learn by exploring the differences between two languages and how to re-express ideas between the two.  I’ve been exploring Python’s itertools, Scala’s Iterator/Iterable and for-comprehensions.  … Continue reading

March 26, 2010 · Leave a comment

SO Repuation Reset


Gadzukes!  I’ve seen quite a hit to my rep, not that it was much to brag about anyways.  At first I thought something had happened to my account.  Perhaps some … Continue reading

March 21, 2010 · Leave a comment

Concurrency Patterns: Actors and STM


I’ve been playing around with Scala on my free time as well as attending the Boston Scala group.  Not only am I a fan of the mixed paradigm languages (C++, … Continue reading

January 30, 2010 · Leave a comment

How fast are you?


I type 86 words a minute according to this test.

December 31, 2009 · Leave a comment

Thinking on Delivery


I hear that delivery is a feature too.  I think that’s one of the reasons why my last project never gained as much traction as it could have gained.  There … Continue reading

December 22, 2009 · Leave a comment