Monthly Archives: April 2015

It’s time to get even

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To be perfectly honest, The Mayor (yes, he often speaks of himself in third person) is not at all sure if the city is ready. He considers this first building project to be like base camp training; now it’s up to our young citizens to prove that they mean business in Cortex City.

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Dragon’s Den – FairShare

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We have received a new app pitch to Dragon’s Den in Cortex City. It’s submitted by Kristin Widjer, one of our creative citizens. In case you don’t know how we work with Dragon’s Den, here’s a quick introduction.

 

 

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Recyclops

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Challenge accepted

Raspberry Pi

To get started, I decided to buy an inexpensive and extremely cool single-card computer called Raspberry Pi. It’s small, about the size of a credit card. It’s cheap, just a handful of $. It’s powerful enough to carry out complex software tasks.

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Featured Citizen – Iqra Javed

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It is with great pleasure that we welcome Iqra Javed to Cortex City!

Looking back to the first time I met Iqra, it’s amazing to see the tremendous professional journey she has undertaken since then. Going from a rather shy and quiet test engineer to a very strong and outspoken test leader who takes great pride in her work,

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Traffic Trappers

In an online world where information is moving blindingly fast, attention is lost with the blink of an eye. Make no mistake, claiming your mindshare is the biggest game on the Internet. The innocent web traveler has become an unknowing target. I’m here to let you know how we hunt.

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Happy Birthday to a Great Citizen!

Today we celebrate the thirty-something birthday of Adam Chapman, one of the most prominent and productive citizens in Cortex City. He sends his best wishes to all citizens from sunny Spain, where he’s currently on a business trip. We managed to get our hands on a few pictures from Adam’s past,

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Featured Citizen – Marcus Jansson

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It is with great pleasure that we welcome Marcus “Mack” Jansson to Cortex City!

Having known Marcus for many years, it’s an honor to be able to introduce you to one of the best offensive developers in the world.

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Pigs Soccer Practice

Welcome to an After Work session with The Mayor. Today I wanted to find out how good pigs are at soccer, in order to establish a baseline and then incrementally improve. Yeah, you know the drill by now. But where do you find pigs willing to have a go at soccer? 

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Newsletter #5

Breaking News

Not only people can move to Cortex City. With the recent announcement of land lots and a new currency, we can now offer hosting of online corporate offices, stores, and personal blogs.

This week we had our first such move. A blog from 2011 decided to switch from previous hosting and rent a space in Cortex City.

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Seven at One Blow

Disclaimer: Use these power tools for time management with care and at your own risk. They might have unexpected mental side effects for which I assume no responsibility. Be prepared to get more things done than before, including more of the things that you want to do.

Working at a global software company in the role of Chief Product Officer,

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