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Jose C Gomez on December 30th, 2008

The FBI Issued the following challenge yesterday. CAN YOU CRACK A CODE? Try Your Hand at Cryptanalysis 12/29/08 Last year, we challenged you to crack a code created by the “crypt analysts” in our FBI Laboratory, who are experts in breaking ciphers of all kinds. Tens of thousands of you did so. Are you ready […]

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Jose C Gomez on December 22nd, 2008

I am currently working with an ERP System into which we need to integrate several different processes. This is normally accomplished by using common integration tools like SSIS and Service Connect; but many of these require you to skip the logic of the system and just write directly to the database. This is not only […]

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Jose C Gomez on September 12th, 2008

I know I haven’t blogged in a while , but I have a good reason for that! For the past month I have been working non stop on the new house. I no longer live with Rachel as of earlier this month and I decided to move in with Annie. Her house is on the […]

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Jose C Gomez on August 20th, 2008

While I was at work today my little boy decided to show us his sense of rhythm and style. He is the most adorable creature in the whole world! (Even if I haven’t slept in 10 days… But who is counting) Check out the video!

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Jose C Gomez on July 31st, 2008

  “Philadelphia, PA – July 28, 2008 Comcast, the nation’s leading residential broadband Internet provider, and video game pioneer, Nintendo, have teamed up to offer an exclusive deal available to new Comcast Triple Play customers. From today until August 17, 2008, those who sign up for Comcast Preferred Plus or Premier Triple Play package* will […]

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Jose C Gomez on July 15th, 2008

My last article “Google Lively Review” was slash-doted last Thursday. Around 10 am I submitted the link to slashdot and it got published immediately. Before then I had around 3,000 total hits on my site, 12 hours later I had closer to 30, 000. Needless to say that it killed my server for a few minutes. As you […]

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Jose C Gomez on June 16th, 2008

Yesterday was father’s day, a day to be thankful for your father and the things he’s done for you, a day to recognize him for what he is / was and to show him affection and love. As it turns out, this is the first year where this applies to me. No I have not […]

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Jose C Gomez on June 11th, 2008

Yesterday I spent about 10 hours at work, got in at 8 and left at 6. A major part of my day consisted in getting data from one system MC to the CRM system. We are building middle-ware that allows two way communication between said applications. I got MC configured to spit out a CSV file that I […]

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