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I love software development, and technology of all kinds. I have a boy and a girl and a beautiful wife, all of whom I adore. I practice Southern Chinese Kung Fu, and hope that my kids will too. I write code and play boardgames in my spare time.

I currently work as a JEE engineer in Edina, MN.


Sep
12
revised What is a good design pattern to implement REST services on mobile?
more code examples
Sep
12
revised What is a good design pattern to implement REST services on mobile?
details about the benefits
Aug
19
revised Live search/filter as you type in client approach
grammar, formatting
Aug
15
revised Best way to organize SQL queries stored in your code ? (or should you?)
removed unnecessary parenthetical
Aug
14
revised Question about mocking externals
response to comment
Jul
25
revised In a REST service project, where should we put code that calls a third party REST API?
made the title more generic; improved RestTemplate link
Jul
23
revised Omitting “destructors” in C is taking YAGNI too far?
spelling
Jul
21
revised Web Service REST clarification
grammar, formatting, tags
Jul
18
revised Should we avoid using design patterns in constantly changing projects?
grammar
Jul
15
revised Started wrong with a project. Should I start over?
improved the book link
Jun
16
revised Are asserts or unit tests more important?
typos, formatting
Jun
10
revised Should custom data elements be stored as XML or database entries?
customers won't want to edit files
Jun
5
revised How to be Agile when new work keeps affecting completed work?
grammar, formatting
Jun
2
revised Is this simple XOR encrypted communication absolutely secure?
grammar, formatting in deletions
May
30
revised “Default approach” when creating a class from scratch: getters for everything, or limited access?
grammar, formatting
May
28
revised Which approach would lead to an API that is easier to use?
formatting, grammar fix
May
16
revised Theoretically bug-free programs
formatting, links
May
1
revised Progressive Enhancement vs. Single Page Apps
inlined links
Apr
30
revised Exception when logging exception: is it correct to ignore them?
fixed grammar
Apr
29
revised Acceptable placement of the composition root using dependency injection and inversion of control containers
spelling, grammar