Migrate From SQLite3 To MySQL

I created a large SQLite database to store information on every game on www.boardgamegeek.com.  SQLite worked fine for this.  However, I was querying this database often and decided I needed a way to store these queries so that I could run them more easily.  Unfortunately, SQLite does not support this.  In addition, this is my […]

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Headlamp Mapping Software

I used to work as an Optical Engineer designing exterior automotive lighting systems (headlamps, tail lamps, auxiliary lamps, etc).  I was the lead engineer for Ford projects.  My biggest project was probably the 2015 Ford Edge: The federal government has a lot of regulations on everything in your vehicle, lighting systems included.  Most people don’t […]

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What is Agile Software Development?

Agile software development is an idea that self-organizing and cross-functional teams can collaborate in a way that makes the software development process responsive to change.  True Agile does not define any specific methods to do this, but many people have their own ideas on how to achieve it.  In fact, the official Agile Methodology website […]

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An Introduction to ASP.NET

For this introduction, I will assume you have Visual Studio 2015 .  The purpose of this tutorial isn’t necessarily to understand all of the inner workings of ASP.NET, C#, Visual Basic, etc.  Rather, the goal is to get a feel for how all of this works together and to start seeing how the code looks. What […]

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