Below are the videos I took for the YM/YW Roadshow. The first video is a clip of highlights while the last three are the raw recordings from each performance. The Links to the full video for download are underneath. Enjoy! Highlights Video http://benhallbenhall.com/content/Roadshow2013.m4v Performance 1: Stake Center http://benhallbenhall.com/content/RoadshowPerformance1_m.m4v Performance 2: Travis Building http://benhallbenhall.com/content/RoadshowPerformance2-m.m4v […]
We have done a few posts in the past on NPS (Net Promoter Score). if you missed them check them out below: What is NPS and why should you care about it? How to Analyze NPS Scores and Prioritize Repairs Example NPS Survey Question In this post I want to spend a few minutes providing […]
Recently I had to change our Hudson (Jenkins) setup to tag our “Release” branch every time we made a release. We also wanted to tag a copy of the release branch every time we wiped it and took a fresh copy from master. I figured I would share some of the how-to aspects of getting […]
I am posting this up because I always seem to forget this… How to get the UNIX Timestamp in Bash Scripting. date +%s Link to this post!
Scrum is an iterative framework to help teams manage and progress through a complex project. It is most commonly used in Software Development by teams that implement the Agile Software Development methodology. However it is not limited to those groups. Even if your team does not implement Agile Software Development, you cans till benefit from holding regular scrums with […]
I came across this the other day and it just cracked me up. The Secret Life of a FarmVille Farm Animal. 16 Link to this post!
One of my favorite parts of Agile Software Development (and the easiest to implement) is the Story Ticket Method. This is often referred to as the “As A”, “I Must”, “So That” method. It is a methodology to help teammates create tickets in standard fashion that is usable by everyone. Let’s look at the construction of […]
The Buildable Game Mechanic has been implemented in many of the popular online social games. Some with a lot of success (some with no so great success). During this post I want to help break down what the Buildable Game Mechanic is and how it works. In the simplest explanation the Buildable Game Mechanic can […]
Have you wondered why a so called Game Mechanic succeeds in one game, yet when tried to reproduce in another game, fails miserably? is it because the Game Mechanic itself is a failure? No. it is often due to skipping over a couple critical aspects of the Game Mechanic that make it a success. Let’s spend a […]
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