Sample Interview Questions for an SDET – Software Engineer in Test

SDET stands for a Software Engineer in Test.  These engineers have a keen knack for validating and understanding data.  They also doa  tremendous job at validating communication and routines.  In an Object Oriented Programming world, these Engineers are what keeps us in line with standards and in enable us to write better and more reliable […]

Handy yet often forgotten google services

Google has so many incredible services at our disposal… yet because of having so many available… they often get lost or forgotten about.   Regardless of what we do on a day to day basis – I believe there are many practical applications for the list of Google services below.  Give it a read and […]

5 Great Programming Quotes

Every so often I hunt the internet for some great programming quotes.  Below are some of my recent finds of great programming quotes.   Beauty is more important in computing than anywhere else in technology because software is so complicated. Beauty is the ultimate defence against complexity. — David Gelernter   If you’re willing to […]

PHP Script to generate a Google Sitemap automatically

The other day I needed to create a script that could automatically generate a Google Sitemap.  The key requirement was that we wanted to have the sitemap recreated automatically.  For example every time we added a post or on a regular schedule such as nightly. The script to create the automatic Google Sitemap was actually […]

Crititcal checklist before launching an online social game

I have often been asked what are the critical tasks before launching an online social game like CityVille or FarmVille?   The short answer is… there are a hundred critical tasks… These tasks however vary from company to company – so let’s approach this in a little more of a generalized fashion. A while ago I […]

Get your Online Social, Tablet or Mobile Game Reviewed for Free

During 2013 I am going to start embarking upon providing free reviews of online Social Games as well as new Tablet and Mobile Games.  Working in this industry is a lot of fun and I love exploring what other people are capable of.  There is so much talent and a lot of really great mechanics out there. […]

What do I wear to a Tech Startup Interview

What on earth should you wear to an interview at a Technology Startup Firm? Honestly – whatever the crap you feel like wearing – although hopefully a little more then your P.J.s or your bathing suit. Actually – I am totally kidding… What you wear to a technology based startup interview does matter – and […]

5 Great Programming Quotes on Planning

This weeks installment of programming quotes focuses on the importance of planning.  5 Great Programming Quotes on Planning.   I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable. — Dwight D. Eisenhower   Once you’ve dressed and before you leave the house, look in the mirror and take at least one thing off. — […]