Video Processing

My video camera was delivered Friday, so this weekend I have spent some time learning out how to use it and, more importantly, how to process/edit its video. Learning how to use it was pretty easy, aside from a little disc snafu that kept me from making use of a pack of DVD+RWs I bought. … Continue reading Video Processing


I just read David's post on the usage of the word code in the context of software and have to add that, to someone in the field, hearing that usage is akin to fingernails on a chalkboard. This got me thinking about one of my biggest pet peaves in the computer world.  I know that … Continue reading Dey-tuh

Requirements by Eavesdropping

I'm coining it. Defined as a process by which software requirements are gathered not by formal meetings and documents, but rather by hearsay. They sure don't teach you that at school.  Nor should they. I can use it in a sentence, but I'd rather not.