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Monthly Archives: February 2008

First Causes in Software Development: How do I decide what is good?

Picking up from my previous post, How do I know?: Descartes’ Rationalism versus Hume’s Empiricism.  I had a request lately for a post on the topic of “Persistence Ignorance” (I swear I’ll finish it soon Ward).  While trying to formulate that … Continue reading 

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Some Lessons Learned

When you have a cheap knockoff DVR, make sure that you record the program *after* the game just in case it goes long.  I just missed the last half of the 4th quarter of the Super Bowl.  Grr. When you’re … Continue reading 

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How do I know?: Descartes’ Rationalism versus Hume’s Empiricism

I really don’t have time for this, but I’m going to do it anyway.  I’m starting a new blog post series that’s roughly “How do I know what the best way to write software is?”  Before I get started on it, … Continue reading 

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ReSharper 4 in 2 weeks (and random geekiness)

From the source.  It’s only been a couple weeks of clumsiness with VS2008.  Nowhere as bad as these waits: The Lost season premiere last night Return of the Jedi as a 9 year old The neverending wait for A Memory … Continue reading 

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Access to the StoryTeller source code

I’ve had a couple people over the last couple weeks ask about how to get access to the StoryTeller source code.  All you need to do is register for a user account on Tigris and use those credentials when you’re … Continue reading 

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