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The storage medium we tend to overlook

What I continue to find so remarkable is that, you could take something that is printed on a piece of paper and get it to make your computer do something, like play a game. I was watching another episode of my favorite computer show, Bits And Bytes,…

Summer! Summer! Summer!

How will I remember, this summer where life death knocked at our doors and flower bushes were plenty colourful and friends would pass me by on the street like familiar ghost souls? How will I remember, this evening where I sat in an empty theatre…

Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park

11.8 million years ago a super volcano erupted in what is now Idaho. In what is now northeastern Nebraska a number of different species of now extinct animals were drawn to a waterhole. The windblown ash from the eruption killed and buried hundreds…

California’s Solar Mandate is a Sign

Solar power is on the rise! Now more affordable and more efficient than ever before, solar energy is making waves thanks to the increased viability of owning solar panels. California is even taking the solar revolution one step further. The state…

An Afternoon Paddle....

Water has always provided me solace. Evoking comfort from creeks, rivers, lakes and oceans permits my mind to clear - enables me to relax, reflect and meditate. …

Dusk on the Ranch

A simple moment blue sky sunset that yet says so much the more you spend time with it. Dusk on the Ranch - Color Photograph Copyright 2012 Frank J Casella.…

Stafford Air and Space Museum

This is a fabulous museum just off I-40 west on Oklahoma City in the town of Weatherford. We were here last year and enjoyed it so much we planned our travels so we could visit it again this year. Lt. Gen. Thomas Stafford was a native of…

"Tests" are Not "Code Quality"

"Tests" and "code quality" - two concepts that I've seen conflated by developers, team leads, and CTOs alike: Our codebase has a lot of tests and great test coverage.Our codebase is high-quality! …