Monthly Archives: December 2007

Last post of 2007!

Wow, the last post of 2007! I’ve actually managed to persist some of the updates since I got the blogging engine working properly, so I’m quite happy about that.I was thinking that perhaps a Best Of blog might be in … Continue reading

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Agile Development.

I was just reading my good friend Jamie Fristroms blog where he was talking about measuring task velocity on his schizoid projectThe entry is here.Now the interesting part about this from my point of view is that he’s discovered from … Continue reading

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Kent Micro Systems

I was just reading a thread on a forum I am a part of talking about the old days of computer games – back in the days of the Sinclair Spectrum, Commodore 64, Atari 400, Dragon 32, Oric 1 and … Continue reading

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Jakes rules for working with QA

I thought I should do a games based update, since I haven’t done one in a while.I was talking the other day about QA people and working with QA departments and what I had experienced in the past. So here’s … Continue reading

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An Ethical Dilemma part 3

Well I thought we’d made up our minds. But apparently we haven’t. We think we’ve made the decision, then we run into someone with a horror story about some autistic child, or some such and the whole conversation just starts … Continue reading

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My Moving Story

There’s a thread on a forum I frequent about moving from studio to studio, and I have the mother of all stories about that.I was moving from Wisconsin to California at the time – I’d just bought a house in … Continue reading

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An Ethical Dilemma Part 2

Well, after much talking with many people and many thoughts and view points, I think we are going to wait till we can get some more up to date information from China and assuming we get some and it doesn’t … Continue reading

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An Ethical Dilemma

For those of you that have been following my blog, you’ll know my wife and I are adopting again from China.This time we were selected a boy, which is what we asked for. Most of the children available in China … Continue reading

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My own code defeats me

Well, just found a big old explosion in my PHP code on this site – the comments weren’t replacing ‘&’ with & amp;, which they should be, in order for the XML to load properly.My own fault. It home rolled … Continue reading

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English – how is that again?

Firstly, apologies, I’ve been a bit remiss in not updating as much. Simply too much to do with this adoption and not enough time to do it all in.Anyway, idle thoughts time!I’ve noticed there are some weird phrases that we … Continue reading

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