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Get a Screaming Deal on an HP TouchPad for $99…Maybe

So for those of you not in the mobile or tech industry, the huge tech news last week was that HP decided it was going to leave the PC business and that included dropping webOS and any products that run it. They are officially bowing out of the mobile game. This means one less competitor […]

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Gobble Gobble Google

GOOGLE GOBBLE MOTOROLA

Google has already been top of mind lately with the Launch of Google+. (wow that punctuation looks weird) Then the big news came yesterday, when it was announced that Google purchased Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion dollars. This is significant because it puts Google smack dab in the middle of mobile technology. Sure they were […]

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Mobile Apps, It’s Time to Be a Pushy Redhead

For those of you that follow me on Twitter, you have no doubt heard me complain about my iPhone 3GS. I complain about how it overheats, drops calls and the battery life is essentially non-existent. You have heard me wish and even beg for the date to be announced when I can get my hands […]

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Agile in the Batter! Stir it! Scrape it! Make it! Bake it! But does it taste good?

In very simplistic terms Agile software development is a process for managing software which allows software teams to quickly release chewable functional chunks of code in iterations. Let’s equate it to opening a new bakery.  Instead of trying to bake all the goodies you want to sell at your bakery all at one time, you […]

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Put a Bird On it

For months now, just like the majority of the 50,000+ reviewers on the Apple App store, Angry Birds has been hands down my favorite game on my iPhone.  I love that they are constantly updating it with additional levels and coming out with holiday themed versions. I even love going back to play levels that […]

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The Boy’s Room

Being a female in the predominately male arena of software development can be intimidating. I often equate it to accidentally wondering into the boy’s locker room. You have to have a thick skin.  Males are more inherently drawn to technical fields. I am not sure why that is, but I see it everyday.  That is […]

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