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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.


Feb
6
revised Use of fixtures in unit testing
webapp example
Jan
22
revised Why should I use Bower?
terminology
Jan
21
revised Why should I use Bower?
tweaks
Jan
20
revised Why should I use Bower?
some benefits
Nov
20
revised Is it okay to test multiple similar files in one functional test
example simplified
Nov
20
revised Is it okay to test multiple similar files in one functional test
added an example
Nov
20
revised Moving business logic from services to classes?
grammar
Oct
28
revised How bad is it to have two methods with the same name but different signatures in two classes?
just grammar
Oct
17
revised Configurable tables in sql database
bug fixes
Oct
17
revised Configurable tables in sql database
if the admin needs the ability to define range start
Sep
27
revised Should I combine similar functions even though they are slightly different?
example with more expressive parameter
Sep
24
revised How do web APIs work?
don't use apostrophes for pluralization
Sep
20
revised Correct comment to put for boolean function arguments that are “false”?
fix incorrect comment :-)
Sep
10
revised How to elegantly work with a lot of print functions?
mostly grammar; not sure about the second GUI requirement
Sep
6
revised Performance related doubt in Java with Hibernate
what to do with the data
Aug
23
revised How can I use icons under a CC-ND license?
embedded the ars link - retry
Aug
13
revised “Everything is a Map”, am I doing this right?
nested function calls
Jul
30
revised Are missed deadlines common in programming jobs?
grammar, wording
Jul
30
revised Are missed deadlines common in programming jobs?
grammar
Jul
30
revised How to create better OO code in a relational database driven application where the database is poorly designed
more advice