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Grand Prix of Houston!

Ben and I volunteered at the Grand Prix of Houston on Saturday and Sunday. I also went on Friday to make use of the Pit Pass and avoid the dreaded Houston traffic. It was an awesome event and I’ll be volunteering every year from now on! There we a bunch of perks and free stuff: […]

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The Good Guys vs. Reds.

I’ve got 6 FREE tickets (I might be able to get 2 more). The games we can choose from: May 1, 2, or 3.We’re going to May 3rd’s game (Thursday)!David’s landing in IAH at 6:09 PM and will meet us up.I want to go when Oswalt pitches. Roster: Me, Ben, Marie, Sarah, Vikram, David, ___?___, […]

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"Moving Up."

Why is a Business Analyst considered a higher role than a Developer? BAs are the filter and mediator between the developers and clients. I still don’t understand how that makes them a “higher” position. There should be at least one developer for BA and vice versa for a project. Each have their own distinct role, […]

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Volunteer at the HGP!

Are you free to help volunteer at the Houston Grand Prix? Teamcode: PGH547.Special Considerations: Thomas NguyenShift A: Assign where needed. When?Saturday, April 21: 7:00 AM – 3:00 PMSaturday, April 22: 7:00 AM – 12:30 PM

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Development: WORST Practices.

A few rules I put on integration and committing code (SHOULD be obvious, right?): -Do an update, integrate, build-test-compile, then commit.-Only commit what compiles and passes tests.-If merges are not trivial, contact the other developer.-Your changes work on your machine, but your commit breaks the CruiseControl build, wait until dependencies re-build and verify the build […]