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Monthly Archives: October 2006

dotMath 2.0: Stamping out the Inefficiencies (part 1)

This is the first article in a series leading up to the dotMath 2.0 beta. This release is focused on new speed improvements for dotMath. While introducing an entirely new compile engine, dotMath 2.0 also focuses on backward compatibility to … Continue reading 

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Friday post: Nerd Fight! Oracle stomps on Red Hat’s glasses

This is truely brilliant (link)- everyone suspected that Oracle would buy up Ubuntu to take over the revenue that Red Hat has been garnering at Oracle's install sites.  Instead, Oracle just takes Red Hat's distribution and repackages it. Not only that, they offer … Continue reading 

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dotMath has moved!

I just finished moving the existing dotMath project to CodePlex.  I'll be putting up links on the existing GotDotNet site shortly. I had considered moving dotMath to SourceForge last year due to some hosting problems, but really wanted a more friendly engine that … Continue reading 

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Game Dev course – online

Check out Standford's CS248 course – complete with decent notes and powerpoints. There are some decent core concepts especially if you're interested in diving into the XNA beta.

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Replacing vdproj setups with WiX in Visual Studio

Rob Mensching discusses replacing the Deployment Projects in Visual Studio with WiX. If you like the idea, check out the blog post and leave a comment. I'm checking out the WiX toolkit over at SourceForge now. This would be a tremendous improvement – … Continue reading 

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Agile management discussion – David Anderson’s exit interview

Check out David Anderson's exit interview from Microsoft on Channel 9.  If you want a good overview discussion on Agile management, here it is.  I can't wait to read the book that comes out of his Corbis experiences.  

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The GPF shrine

On a recent trip to Bangkok, I got this picture of the "GPF" tower.  I'm not exactly sure what company occupies the buliding.  It would be truely great if it turned out to be an insurance company.      

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friday post: Realizing my disconnect with pop culture

Ok – for the longest time I've thought the following picture on Windows Media Player music service was Steve Erkle (from the early 90's sitcom fame).  It turns out it's Kanye West.  

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To Zune or not to Zune – that is the question…

I preordered a Zune the other night within minutes of Amazon posting it.  My dilemma is that with an 18 hour flight coming up, I need something to listen to music and podcasts.  It looks like I'll jump on the … Continue reading 

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