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This the best piece I have read: http://sockpuppet.org/blog/2015/03/06/the-hiring-post/
Just some last thoughts, then I am going to stop. Promise. In my previous post, I highlighted that the main problem I have with the Hiring process is that it is too slow. Its almost designed to make sure that the company w...
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http://mymtnza.mtn.co.za/

This is probably the best use of simple two factor authentication I have seen by +MTN South Africa . OK, in this specific case they not asking for a password, so its only single factor. But the point is that it verifies who you are without an app on your phone. It means it addresses all phones in the market. Brilliant
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This is probably the best use of simple two factor authentication I have seen. OK, in this specific case they not asking for a password, so its only single factor. But the point is that it verifies who you are without an app on your phone. It means it addresses all phones in the market.
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for those using #soapui  on a #mac and struggling with freezes and slowness. Add this line:
<con:setting id="UISettings@disable-browser">true</con:setting>

 to the ~/soapui-settings.xml file
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This is the best list of on-line development training I have seen: https://www.codefellows.org/blog/14-online-learning-resources-for-an-aspiring-web-developer
Assumption: You are a working individual. Your company company offers training courses, and because there is dedicated budget for it, and because its part of your KPIs, you go on a course every year. Usually its a vendor rela...
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I never really understood the Big Data hype. Its data, but lots of it, so you need special ways to deal with it. Big deal! But this article about how twitter processes large amounts of data really got me excited. This post to...
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Even though I have not been a typical software developer in my career, I have used my coding skills (google, copy, paste) to create PoCs at work. Recently it has just been limited to pulling in a WSDL in java to test how the ...
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1. The software developer job interview doesn't work. Companies should stop relying on them. The savviest teams will outcompete their peers by devising alternative hiring schemes. Years from now, we'll look back at the 2015 developer interview as an anachronism, akin to hiring an orchestra ...
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Join us at MTN's Innovation Lab for some puppeteering.
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Big Choc-o   ......... home-made
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installed in one of the masjids in Roshnee
As a follow on to the previous post about the raspberry Pi I bought two USB sound cards from Matrix Warehouse. They were these two C-Media based chipsets: 7.1: http://www.amazon.com/Channel-External-Sound-Audio-Adapter/dp/B00...
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    Technical Architect, 2013 - present
  • Accenture
    Technology Consultant, 2010 - 2013
  • MTN South Africa
    Systems Engineer, 2007 - 2010
  • Nashua ECN
    VoIP Engineer, 2005 - 2007
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What we don't know about the killing of Anwar Awlaki
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Two and a half years after a drone strike in Yemen killed New Mexico-born Anwar Awlaki, a federal appeals court has ordered the Obama admini

Will you pay more for VoIP?
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The mobile operators give feedback on whether you can expect to pay up to R25 per MB for VoIP traffic

The Survivor’s Guide to Telecommuting
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Tomorrow will be the 1,243rd day that I have been a telecommuter for LinkedIn. Since my family and I are relocating back to the San Francisc

Gallup: The Truth About Telecommuting
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I just read this sentence in a New York Times article on telecommuting: “We know that those who work at home tend to put in longer hours and

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Tutu, the Nobel Peace laureate, criticized Israeli policies toward the Palestinians in the territories as

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Much has been written about the importance of quick product launches, and fast failure coupled with even faster iteration. LinkedIn’s founde

Is CLI In My Way … or Is It Just a Symptom of a Bigger Problem? « ipSpac...
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I'll argue that what I'd like to get to in the industry is some state of consistency. I don't want to relearn how to do the same thing again

CLI or API? Wait … Do You Really Have to Ask? « ipSpace.net by @ioshints
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Thursday, February 27, 2014. The “Is CLI In My Way … or a Symptom of a Bigger Problem” post generated some interesting discussions on Twitte

Ayah Filter [Search in Quran]
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May Salam be upon us. Ayah Filter makes syntactic word searching in Arabic text of Quran fast and extremely easy. Ayat containing the search

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Continuing our series on mobile apps and their effect on battery drain, I'll pick up where the three guidelines in Wayne Lee's last post lef

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