The CyKho Blog

On technology, society, and thinking in general...

July, 2008

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CyKho

On technology, society, and thinking in general...

On Cy Khormaee:

Cy is an Academic Developer Evangelist for Microsoft - tasked with helping schools and Microsoft place nice with one another.  After graduating from the University of Washington with a CS degree (research specialty in education and HCI) he started working for Microsoft as a Program Manager in Business Intelligence.  A year (and a bit) later he's become an ADE living in DC and working in the Mid-Atlantic Region (DC, Virginias, Delaware, Maryland, Carolinas).

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    design first code later?

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    It's kind of funny. Regardless of how many project management and development life cycle project and courses I've participated in, I still create software (personally) in the same way: start with and idea start coding remove features as they...
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    Where to work...

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    The top computer science/engineering grads in the world choosing the warm embrace of the corporate world generally have three choices: get a job at - Google, Amazon, or Microsoft.  At least when I graduated, they all paid about the same and recruited...
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    I <3 the PTO

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    Often times I look around me an wonder what most people are doing with their lives. Unfortunately, the answer is all too often nothing - too many of my peers let the minutia of living take over their life. Constantly keeping busy with parties, movies...
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    Oh STEM why won't you grow?

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    In recent times we've seen enrollment in STEM (Science technology engineering and math) majors plummet.  Even as the need for professional in these areas reaches an all time high (with no sign of stopping) students are still reluctant to enter into...
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