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Michael Young
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Interesting change of course.  Can't say that I think it's a bad idea.
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And solving that problem requires software lock-in.
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The language now enjoys support for JavaScript as well as the Java Virtual Machine
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In its heyday, Internet Explorer was a cutting edge portal that shaped the way the world accessed the Internet. But its heyday is long, long gone. Many people grew to hate Internet Explorer after y...
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It could literally change the game, but it's not there yet.
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President Obama recently introduced an initiative designed to help fill the 500,000 vacant jobs In America that require tech skills. Known as the TechHire Initiative, it aims to convince corporate America that a traditional four-year degree in computer science shouldn’t…
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An informal survey of programmers finds that the most important quality in good software source code is that it be easy to read and understand.
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Microsoft’s upcoming major desktop and mobile operating system update will bring over a bunch of interesting features that users will certainly appreciate, including the return of the Start menu, C...
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While Microsoft has dropped hints that the Internet Explorer brand is going away, the software maker has now confirmed that it will use a new name for its upcoming browser successor, codenamed...
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Google is known to push the envelope in almost every market it enters. The not-so-old saying "go big or go home" certainly applies to almost everything Google does, and it often leaves established ...
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Montery, CA - Fort Meade, MD - Camp Uijongbu, South Korea - Fort Campbell, KY - Camp Humphreys, South Korea - Fort Lewis, WA - Laurel, MD
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Technology Enthusiast, Digital Photography, Information Retrieval, Data Analytics, Data Warehousing, Big Data, Virtualization, Random Musings
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Senior Solutions Architect
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Big Data and Information Retrieval via distributing computing, storage and cloud technologies.
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  • Self Employed
    Senior Solutions Architect, 2014 - present
  • Data Tactics Corporatoin
    Senior Solutions Architect, 2013 - 2014
  • Chiliad
    Product Manager, 2012 - 2013
  • Self Employed
    2010 - 2012
  • Northrop Grumman
    2009 - 2010
  • Chiliad
    2004 - 2009
  • SAIC
    2003 - 2004
  • Northrop Grumman
    1999 - 2003
  • United States Army
    1992 - 1999
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AngularJS Book
www.angularjsbook.com

A free interactive book teaching AngularJS in simple, progressive steps.

Dart for the Entire Web
news.dartlang.org

We work with many teams, inside and outside of Google, that use Dart every day to build business-critical apps. Their feedback is consistent

Google refocuses Dart as a JavaScript helper | ITworld
www.itworld.com

Google no longer plans to embed a Dart virtual machine within its Chrome browser

Withings
plus.google.com

Withings creates smart products and apps to take care of yourself and your loved ones in a new and easy way.

Developers say the best code is readable code | ITworld
www.itworld.com

An informal survey of programmers finds that the most important quality in good software source code is that it be easy to read and understa

Scala.js lets you compile Scala to JavaScript | InfoWorld
www.infoworld.com

The language now enjoys support for JavaScript as well as the Java Virtual Machine

New Version of Waze (3.9.4) Now Available!
blog.waze.com

Great news, Wazers! Today we've released a new version for Android (with an update coming for iOS very soon!) In this version be prepared to

Facebook's Open Compute Project starts to crack networking | ITworld
www.itworld.com

Efforts to open up "black box" switches have started to deliver results

GNOME 2 is back: Ubuntu MATE is now an official flavor
www.pcworld.com

The GNOME 2-based Ubuntu MATE is now 'officially official.'

JavaScript unites Microsoft and Google | InfoWorld
www.infoworld.com

The rival vendors are partnering to build AngularJS 2.0 on Microsoft's TypeScript language

Red Hat strips down for Docker | ITworld
www.itworld.com

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Atomic Host contains only the tools needed for developing and running Docker containers.

AAPL joining famed Dow Jones Industrial Average, replacing AT&T
9to5mac.com

Apple will be joining the Dow Jones Industrial Average taking wireless carrier AT&T's spot on the famed stock market index, CNBC reports. Th

Databricks Aims To Become The Platform For Big Data
www.forbes.com

A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Ion Stoica, Co-Founder and CEO, Databricks. “Databr

Hadoop HBase 1.0 debuts amid stiff NoSQL competition | InfoWorld
www.infoworld.com

The database's 1.0 version clears away legacy API clutter and improves documentation as it takes on Cassandra and MongoDB

Apache Spark jumps on the R bandwagon | InfoWorld
www.infoworld.com

The big data processing technology looks to draw in data scientists

Evaluating the MapR Vision: Big Data Architecture as a Product
www.forbes.com

In its announcement on 2/18, MapR made a strong statement about its vision of the right product to support use of big data in the business w

Microsoft Wants Azure To Be The Platform For Everyone, Rolls Out Big Dat...
www.forbes.com

Microsoft wants its Azure cloud platform to be the default place for organizations to run their workloads. In an ideal world (in their view

Java vs. Node.js: An epic battle for developer mind share | InfoWorld
www.infoworld.com

Here’s how the enterprise stalwart and onetime script-kiddie toy stack up in a battle for the server room

Microsoft's OneNote for iPad app gets handwriting, and same OCR function...
9to5mac.com

A day after Microsoft updated its OneNote for Mac app, adding OCR scanning of text within images, it has today updated its iPad app. OneNote