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Rob Fagen
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Raised in Arizona. Not as funny as the movie.
Raised in Arizona. Not as funny as the movie.

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Walking Down Memory Lane
In October of 2007, I was working at Netflix managing the testing team for the website. I presented a paper on the challenges of scaling up a software delivery effort as a business grows at the Pacific Northwest Software Quality Conference. Someone I met at...
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Why does google plus now seem to look like Pintrest? I've never used Pintrest, but what G+ looks like now certainly fits what I think Pintrest looks like.
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A Letter To President Obama
I read Joe Klein's " Amazing Grace " article in the Dec 19 edition of Time, and was inspired to send the following letter to our outgoing President today: Dear President Obama, You may recall that you spoke at OPOWER's Arlington headquarters in March of 201...
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Rob Fagen commented on a post on Blogger.
If you wanted to go full-on archaic, forget those newfangled miles and measure the car in furlongs per fortnight. Also, what are these "bytes" you speak of? I measure big data in Libraries of Congress, as all right thinking modernists do. Good work otherwise
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Getting Screwed (a little) By Starbucks
On April 12, 2016, Starbucks is adjusting their customer loyalty program. Instead of one Star per purchase, with a free item every 12 stars, you will now earn 2 Stars per dollar you spend, and need to collect 125 Stars for a free item. Additionally, at the ...
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Fight back against net anti-neutrality
I just sent this message to the FCC via demandprogress.org -- I would recommend you do as well. Dear FCC,  Please don't let self-interested actors gut your brave and excellent work in preventing them from violating one of the internet's most fundamental ope...
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Mountain View on San Antonio. Three story hole soon to be five story buildings.
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11/17/15
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The "Up" pumpkin from this year's party.
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A Mathematical Riddle I Thought Of At Random
A bit more than ten-thousand, or just seventeen. What is the number that you think I mean? 10001 in base two notation is one more than the binary number that looks like ten-thousand. The binary number 10001 in base ten is seventeen. Answer! I hope the magic...
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