Azure Services – The Whole List

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Here is a full-list of all services on Azure as of today. * = In Preview currently. *Access Reviews Activity Log Advisor Alerts All Resources Analysis Services API Connections API Management services App registrations App Service Certificates App Service Domains App Service Environments App Service plans App Services AppDynamics Application gateways Application insights Aspera ServerRead More

Actual needed skills on a job posting.

Here is an actual list of needed skills for a position: Skills needed: JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, Frontend, React, Full Stack, Engineer, Developer, Node, Java, Python, Scala, Angular, Ember, API, AWS, Software, Lead, Tech Lead, Engineering Manager, Docker, Kafka, Vue, Go Their front-end code base contains: React, Angular, Ember and Vue? Their back-end code base contains:Read More

Keeping up with Technology

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Keeping up with technology in today’s industry is a near impossibility. The reason is technology is infiltrating every industry in the world. We all talk about keeping up with frameworks, new releases, and even new technology. I believe there are some that are keeping up with areas of technology, but show me one person whoRead More

Conversational UI – Why it will never be mainstream.

Conversational UI has security problems, ambient noise issues, and speaker isolation challenges that may never be resolved and we may have a better UI in the future based on context rather than direct commands. Context matters!

The Developer Marketing Game

Developers are often marketed to without their knowledge and end up being manipulated to being an evangelist for a technology that they may not even need.

The Angry Developer – Corporate Etiquette

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I have wanted to post a rant, but worried about how it would be received, how it would affect my career growth, and how it will be taken out of context… With all of that said, it’s time.
It will be simple corporate etiquette that I am guessing is never taught or is not as intuitive as I thought

Corporate culture changes

Making corporate culture changes is not easy. Here are a few steps to make it a little easier and a little guidance on how I have done this in the past.

Why open-office layouts don’t work

Open-offices create a sense of distrust, horrible for conversational ui development, and prevents people from “owning” their area which improves morale… I have provided some simple suggestions that may help.

Agile should die

Agile needs to die and common sense needs to be added as a hiring requirement for all positions. I list out some Do’s and Don’ts that you can implement TODAY to improve your current Agile-facade.