Statically Typed

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Setting up Subversion and More Android Links


Just wanted to take a quick note of a few things I read today to help me job my memory on setting up Subversion on Vista: Coding Horror’s entry Bernhard’s … Continue reading

December 6, 2010 · Leave a comment

Touch and Drag in Android


It’s my pet project to learn the Android platform and begin writing apps in Scala on it.  Once I get the legalities of my employment with respect to code I … Continue reading

December 2, 2010 · 6 Comments

Functional Code in the News


Over at Hacker News the past few days a couple of articles became known to me and before they get buried by the other articles I’d like to link them: … Continue reading

November 28, 2010 · Leave a comment

C++ Templates and Relations to Scala (part 1)


It feels like I haven’t posted in forever.  Actually I’ve got a bunch of posts sitting in “edit” stage that just aren’t mature enough to post.  This is what happens … Continue reading

November 17, 2010 · Leave a comment

Getting Territorial in a Waterfall Process


If you’ve never experienced a waterfall process then you probably don’t know the pains associated with such development management practices.  There’s also a wide latitude of waterfall techniques and practices … Continue reading

November 3, 2010 · Leave a comment

To Neil Buttersworth, Thanks


When I look at the profile of someone on StackOverflow I compare the number of answers they’ve given which were neither upvoted nor accepted to those that were.  To me … Continue reading

October 24, 2010 · Leave a comment

DroidDraw and Android


First of all, let me point out a website that was made aware to me on SO today:  DroidDraw. What a fantastic idea in many respects.  You can flesh out … Continue reading

October 21, 2010 · Leave a comment

Wubi, Eclipse, Android SDK and more


I’ve had a very busy weekend.  I used Wubi to install Ubuntu on my machine at home, downloaded the PyDev add-on for Eclipse and configured my Android SDK download so … Continue reading

September 26, 2010 · Leave a comment

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