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DPL Reading List – December 15, 2017

DPL Reading List – December 15, 2017

Here are some of the articles we've been reading around this office this week. AOL Instant Messenger Taught Us How To Communicate in a Modern World - "As AIM shuts down at the end of 2017, the program can fairly call itself a success. It provided the earliest...

The Quest for Network Security at Home, Part 2

The Quest for Network Security at Home, Part 2

In the first part of this series, I shared my frustrating journey seeking a better way to secure my network at home. It's been two months since then and the main change is the release of the second generation Bit Defender Box. It's still a little early to make a call...

DPL Reading List – December 8, 2017

DPL Reading List – December 8, 2017

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week. 5 amazing books I read this year – “Reading is my favorite way to indulge my curiosity. Although I’m lucky that I get to meet with a lot of interesting people and visit fascinating places...

DPL Reading List – December 1, 2017

DPL Reading List – December 1, 2017

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week. How Coca-Cola, Netflix, and Amazon Learn from Failure – “If you’re not prepared to fail, you’re not prepared to learn. And unless people and organizations manage to keep learning as fast as...

Whatever Bill Has…The Results

Whatever Bill Has…The Results

Last week we launched the “Whatever Bill Has” app, which I built as a demonstration of Azure Functions. This app is basically Build-A-Bear, but with Bill Udell. Users had eight possible options: four shirts and two pants. Bill was gracious enough to provide us with...

DPL Reading List – November 24, 2017

DPL Reading List – November 24, 2017

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week. How Creating An Entrepreneurship Function Can Help Sustain Corporate Innovation – “Innovation can no longer be seen as a novelty sideshow. It is the work of every CEO and their top...

Whatever Bill Has

Whatever Bill Has

Those of us who are engineers know we aren’t looked up to for our fashion sense. We tend to be t-shirt and jeans people, or sometimes t-shirt and sweatpants people. Now this isn’t a sign of anything wrong, but I often feel engineers are just focusing a little too much...