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Eric Smith
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Attended University of Waterloo
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works great with my chromecast
Videostream lets you stream local videos (downloads, etc.) from your comput...
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I just used pliers to remove the screws, pliers worked well
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+Eric Smith Good thinking -- Nice tip, and thanks.
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Good post on Selenium and how to test downloading files
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How do you deploy multiple versions of the same portlet in Liferay?
While developing a portal site, it can be very helpful to support deploying multiple versions of the same portlet.  Some of the reasons that our development team have encountered include: Helping to debug issues that are introduced in new versions Comparing...
While developing a portal site, it can be very helpful to support deploying multiple versions of the same portlet.  Some of the reasons that our development team have encountered include: Helping to debug issues that are int...
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New blog posting: RSS - Replacing Google Reader with ifttt and email. http://goo.gl/csDV6.
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Polishing your Portal with a High-Load Page
When your servers become overloaded with requests, they're unable to your end users with the experience you desire.  It's important in these situations to fail gracefully so that your end users (customers, employees or whomever it may be) don't become frust...
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Securifi Almond+ WiFi Router - Email Sensor Changes
Disclaimer: I do not work for Securifi Last year I backed the Almond+ WiFi router on Kickstarter ( Securifi ).  After a couple of delays which weren't entirely unexpected from this type of project, I received it in the mail.  Since then, it has been working...
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Signed up for the pre-order notifications thanks to your post! Looks promising!
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New blog posting: How do you deploy multiple versions of the same portlet in Liferay? http://goo.gl/tzY8UJ.
While developing a portal site, it can be very helpful to support deploying multiple versions of the same portlet.  Some of the reasons that our development team have encountered include: Helping to debug issues that are int...
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New Blog Posting: Liferay - Multi-Stage Development and Data Management
. http://goo.gl/fRG05N.
Our development environments and data migration strategy is something that has evolved during the project, and will continue to evolve during development.  Process and design improvements are encouraged and investigated in an...
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Why athletes can't have regular jobs
Chicago Cubs outfielder Andre Dawson on being a role model: "I wan' all dem kids to do what I do, to look up to me. I wan' all the kids to copulate me." 2. New Orleans Saint RB George Rogers when asked about the upcoming season: "I want to rush for 1000 or 1500 yards, whichever comes first." ...
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  • University of Waterloo
    MSc Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2001 - 2002
  • University of Manitoba
    BSc Computer Engineering, 1997 - 2001
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  • MNP LLP
    Senior Consultant, present
  • Iders Inc
    Software Manager, 2008 - 2012
  • Iders Inc
    Systems Engineering, 2003 - 2008
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Videostream Chromecast: Mobile - Android Apps on Google Play
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Videostream lets you stream local videos (downloads, etc.) from your computer to your Chromecast in full 1080p! This Android app will remote

Resolving LDAP-Liferay Performance Issue
klippensteink.blogspot.com

Before we went live with a recent portal project we wanted to test our general performance and determine if the portal was capable of handli

How-To: Ctrl + Alt + Del in Remote Desktop - Steven Harman
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I’m a fan of Microsoft’s Remote Desktop; it’s built into Windows and allows me to quickly and easily administer a remote box from the comfor

chomp SMS
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chomp SMS is a souped-up alternative to the boring stock SMS & MMS messaging app, with a heap more features and customisation options. Join

Application Prototyping and Simulation - iRise
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How would you convey captured requirements to stakeholders? Do prototyping and or simulating make sense? And what tools would you use? There

German Regulator Backs Google Over Publishers, As Europe Gets Embarrassi...
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German regulators will not pursue a complaint brought against Google by a group of publishers for giving users access to their news articles

How To Download Files With Selenium And Why You Shouldn’t - Lazery Refle...
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In this blog post I will try and make you think why you are performing automated file download tests, and I will provide some Java code that

bPopup || A jQuery modal popup plugin
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The best jQuery modal popup plugin … I have made. What is bPopup? bPopup is a lightweight jQuery modal popup plugin (only 1.49KB gzipped). I

Counterexample #1 - Performance Engineering of Healthcare.gov
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For the past few months we have all had ringside seats to the spectacular failure of planning and communication that is Healthcare.gov - the

How a Radical New Teaching Method Could Unleash a Generation of Geniuses...
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Students in Matamoros, Mexico weren't getting much out of school -- until a radical new teaching method unlocked their potential.

AutoCAD 360
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Autodesk® AutoCAD 360—formerly AutoCAD WS—is the official AutoCAD® mobile app. AutoCAD 360 is a free*, easy-to-use drawing and drafting mobi

Agile Performance Testing
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Performance Testing is an often neglected component of application development and system replacement projects. It is often ignored or releg

Money Boo Boo - The Canadian Banking System - The Daily Show with Jon St...
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Jason Jones teaches regulation-loving Canadian bankers the advantages of harmless free-market fun.June 24, 2013 Tag : Jason Jones, Canada, B

Use Create/My Account portlet Liferay 6.1 GA
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Introduction:- To instantiate My account portlet in our portal. There is a bit different approach to follow than in the other version of lif

Google Maps - Apps on Android Market
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Download the latest release of Google Maps, and never carry a paper map again. Get Google Maps with Navigation (Beta), Places, and Latitude

Meebo — Together is better
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Meebo, the web platform for IM on any network or site. Meebo connects you to MSN, Yahoo, AOL/AIM, MySpace, Facebook, Google Talk, and many m

Organize Anything, Together. | Trello
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Organize anything, together. Trello is a collaboration tool that organizes your projects into boards. In one glance, know what's being worke

MobileSyrup
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MobileSyrup - Mobile News & Reviews for Canadians

Dropbox
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Dropbox lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere. Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring all your photos, docs, and

Stair Dismount
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The premier personal impact simulator on Android™! Stair Dismount™ is a 3D ragdoll simulation game featuring the indestructible Mr. Dismount

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