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  • Blog Post: Talk: architecture for a connected device+cloud app

    How do you write a "connected device+cloud" app that works, and doesn't crash when the user walks out of network coverage? How can you make an "offline mode" that still syncs properly with the cloud? I'm passionate about correct distributed programming. Here are some slides I made: slides.pptx...
  • Blog Post: Web-scraping with VB's XML support

    There was an interesting article about using VB's XML support for generating HTML: http://www.infoq.com/news/2009/02/MVC-VB . I've been using VB and XML for the reverse purpose -- scraping web pages to retreive information. I enjoy sailing , and I wanted to find historical data on windspeeds to know...
  • Blog Post: Romeo and Juliette and Windows Azure

    1. Juliette sends a message "I'll take a drug which makes me look dead but I'm not really" 2. Romeo receives the message 3. Romeo finds Juliette looking dead, but knows she's not really dead 4. They live happily ever after vs. 1. Juliette sends a message "I'll take a drug which makes me look dead...
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