“Notes to a Software Team Leader” by Roy Osherove is a refreshing read. I like his way of explaining concepts, making them easy to understand. His perspective that “a team leader grows the people in their team” is inspirational. Here are a few lines from the book: “To get out of survival mode, you have […]Read more "Book: “Notes to a Software Team Leader”"
It’s great to see that Corel released latest update to support new cameras. However, the new version would not import Canon 5D mark II RAW files correctly. After an import, the images would look blank when it supposed to have image content. Here is a screen capture of what I see: […]Read more "AfterShot Pro 220.127.116.11"
Here is a podcast that might help managers and senior individuals managing multiple projects to better managing resources and planning projects. :) The Project Management Podcast:Episode 231: Agile, Coffee, Tea and Trains http://www.project-management-podcast.com/index.php/podcast-episodes/episode-details/481-episode-231-agile-coffee-tea-and-trainsRead more "Scale agile to the enterprise with distributed teams"
I find the official documentation on remote logging wasn’t complete. Here are my notes based on various web sites I visited (here, here, and here). Hope this helps! App.gwt.xml You should add the inherits statement below. You should be able to adjust the log level to any of the following: ALL, FINEST, FINER, FINE, CONFIG, INFO, […]Read more "HowTo: Setup GWT remote logging"
Motorola bluetooth keyboard just arrived today and I am happy to use it to type this blog post. :) The only thing I wished it can do is to support Asian language keyboard layouts with Android. Besides that, I did notice that the keyboard would cause one of the keys to trigger multiple times when […]Read more "Bluetooth Keyboard"
During installation of the latest version of Ubuntu, I realized that /dev/mapper was hogging two of my HDs, caused them unusable. After looked around online for solutions, this page solved my issue initially. The mapped device returned after reboot. So, I looked around again and found this page, which explained the root cause of my […]Read more "/dev/mapper issue"
Here are my notes from the following sources: Bringing Science to the Art of Strategy, Your Strategy Needs a Strategy, and from Gina Airey’s talk on strategic planning. Problems of strategic planning: In some cases, “strategic planning does not product novel strategies. Instead, it perpetuate the status quo.” In other cases, out-of-box thinking “may result […]Read more "Creating a strategy"