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FogBugzpp – a C++ wrapper for the FogBugz XML API

I really like FogBugz.  It just works.  And the fine folks at Fog Creek make it so easy to get an account (for free!) if you are a one or two person startup. I work on a few projects outside … Continue reading

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Build ‘Promotion’

We use hudson CI (Continuous Integration) server at Open Cage.  We really like it.  It has great support, is cross-platform, works with a lot of other development tools we use, and is pretty easy to learn, configure and maintain. I … Continue reading

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Back in action

After about a year of redirecting Open Cage Software’s website we’re back in action.  Our main product, SyringePumpPro, was sold to another company who have done a great job making improvements and supporting the product better than we could. While … Continue reading

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No API for you!

An old nitpick of mine just resurfaced with a vengeance, and since the most compelling things for me to write about seem to be annoyances and complaints, this will fit right in. I am working on a start up with … Continue reading

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First Impressions

I remember most of the first days I had at many of my companies. Some were glorious. Others were like the first moments of a prison sentence. There is a saying about first impressions. I forget what it is, but … Continue reading

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Just Do It

No, I didn’t work for Nike. I did work for many people who seemed not to understand logic and were not impressed with doing things the right way. After getting lucky on my first real task at a software company, … Continue reading

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