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Best of Web 12/12/2014

Running a marathon tomorrow so I wanted to throw out some motivation. Found a good stock photo site. Don’t take my word, just look at the name GoodStock. Hour of code is gaining in popularity this year. Check out some of the stories from around the US….

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How to increase your Scrumification

So it has happened , your company is switching to Scrum. Your boss came into your office today and asked you to head the transformation to Scrum. Of course you jumped at the chance, I mean who doesn’t want to be known for rolling out…

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Best of the web 12/05/14

Hortonworks has already released HDP 2.2 and will be releasing the HDP 2.2 sandbox on 12/09/14. If your looking for some great info on Scrum Standups, This Agile Life podcast has an episode dedicated to Standups. Episode 66 Elasticsearch is hosting their first conference in…

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Best of the web 11/28/2014

Here are a few links from around the web I wanted to share this week: I started using this awesome opensource text editor Atom. It’s very comparable to Sublime text without the license fee. I am always looking to improve myself. Overcoming shyness is something everyone…

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How to become a Certified ScrumMaster

For the past couple of years I have been working on Scrum or scrum like development projects. In both my Bachelors and Masters programs we studied Scrum, so I thought I knew how the Scrum development worked. Wow was I wrong. During the past year I have…

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How to Build the case for Scrum in your Organization

So you’ve read all the great stories about how scrum can help your team produce better results. Most of your colleagues  at other companies are using Scrum and thriving because of it. Now all you have to do is sell it to your boss. You believe…

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MVC Models Explained

Now that we have went over what a MVC View is and how it works we will now focus on the what the model does in the MVC pattern. MVC Models Explained In the MVC Framework the Model is the data layer that is mostly…

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Book Review – When Pride Still Mattered

When Pride Still Mattered is a book about the life of the legendary Green Bay Packers Coach Vince Lombardi. David Maraniss wrote this book in 1999 to capture the myth that was Vince Lombardi. Even though Coach Lombardi is an iconic sports figure the book…

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Book Review – The Future of the Mind

The Future of the Mind is a new book review in my book review series. Michio Kaku, the author from Physics of the Future,  just released The Future of the Mind where he exposes breaking scientific finds that revolve around the human mind. The Future…

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Why you should learn ASP.NET

Why you should learn ASP.NET Developers get caught up in the which language is best to learn or the my language is better than yours mentality. The truth is there in no particular language that trumps them all. Odds are that over your career as…

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