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Fred Grott
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EclipseCompatibility AndroidGradle
I found a project that supports the full android gradle project layout using Eclipse ADT. The project is persoapp , an app on android that uses German ID. From what I gather in source, it requires a little more planning as you are moving res files, creating...
I found a project that supports the full android gradle project layout using Eclipse ADT. The project is persoapp, an app on android that uses German ID. From what I gather in source, it requires a little more planning as you...
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Startup, hard to wait
What is frustrating in early startups is that period before on the path to becoming a co-founder. In that period, you are not privy to all information so its somewhat a black box when waiting for funding to finalize. Than you have other startups and firms a...
What is frustrating in early startups is that period before on the path to becoming a co-founder. In that period, you are not privy to all information so its somewhat a black box when waiting for funding to finalize. Than you...
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Java7 bootclasspath
For those new to Android Application Development, When you use Java 7 or higher compilers you should be setting a bootclasspath pointing to your rt.jar file in the target jdk for both your javac and javadoc tasks. The reasoning is that way the compiler and ...
For those new to Android Application Development, When you use Java 7 or higher compilers you should be setting a bootclasspath pointing to your rt.jar file in the target jdk for both your javac and javadoc tasks. The reasoni...
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500startups Coffee talk idiot
Look folks I get these clueless requests for coffee, lets talk all the time. Pretend I am a top VC, now rewrite the coffee, lets talk request to not waste my time and tell me what you want to talk about. Otherwise you are effing clueless mother fucker like ...
Look folks I get these clueless requests for coffee, lets talk all the time. Pretend I am a top VC, now rewrite the coffee, lets talk request to not waste my time and tell me what you want to talk about. Otherwise you are eff...
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USA Government announce new War on terror strategy ...

Instead of drone killings, spying on everyone, and costly Trillion dollar wars they will just invade Saudi Arabia since the money funding terrorism is coming from there anyway
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ant 1.8 includeantruntime
Its a feature! Not,its more of a bug. Ant 1.8 change how the javac task includes the ant runtime libs. The work around is to rather than set includeantruntime to false in the javac task set a property named, build.sysclasspath, to the value, last. why? This...
Its a feature! Not,its more of a bug. Ant 1.8 change how the javac task includes the ant runtime libs. The work around is to rather than set includeantruntime to false in the javac task set a property named, build.sysclasspat...
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GWSAOSPifiedDocLava
Okay, I did some manual processing and took the AOSP fork of doclava and generated a jar of the doclet. Warning its alpha, I ,might have missed something. Features, its using the antlr processing so its faster than the old codegoogle doclava version. I mark...
Okay, I did some manual processing and took the AOSP fork of doclava and generated a jar of the doclet. Warning its alpha, I ,might have missed something. Features, its using the antlr processing so its faster than the old co...
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Advice for US Fed Gov,

If not enough docs are in contractor file for fed law than contractor does not get paid until its fixed...problem solved..send the consulting fee to fredgrott
In a special 'management alert,' the State Department warned that lack of internal control has led to billions of unaccounted dollars to contractors.
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Now,the wait
Well, turned in the final tech spec/direction and now the wait..why the wait? The tech spec/direction involved a little pivot of sorts. And there is never an actual way to sugar coat it either..
Well, turned in the final tech spec/direction and now the wait..why the wait? The tech spec/direction involved a little pivot of sorts. And there is never an actual way to sugar coat it either..
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Pitching Nerves
When you get a very unique idea, its always that first pitch where you get nervous most about the pitch. Bu than again 0-n things are always that way.
When you get a very unique idea, its always that first pitch where you get nervous most about the pitch. Bu than again 0-n things are always that way.
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Android Mobile programming
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Java, html5, css3, xml, python, ruby, perl, android app development, javaEE, jython
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  • startups
    Android Mobile programming, present
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Android Dev Guru
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I am what may be nicknamed a four horsemen:

-C/C++ to Java and MVC scripting

-Business, even have doen MIS and commanded $1 million dollar budgets

-Startup maven, know where trends are going

-Can also build server hardware if required


Links to demos, source code repos, portfolio stuff, video, etc is at:

http://about.me/fredgrott

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