As someone who is interested in American football, it is always puzzling to see coaches punt or kick a field goal when their team is 4 and short. Sometimes there are valid reasons to do this, but most times they are too conservative or want to take the easy way out. You can’t get […]
By Ash|January 17th, 2014|
Some time back a new manager asked me what is the secret for managing people. As a technical guy, he felt that managing his team created nothing but headaches. His new team members were slow and he could do the work faster than explaining what needs to be done. He understood that he needed […]
By ash|October 23rd, 2013|
Every technical person and people who think they know technology have an opinion on how to fix ACA or Obama care’s Insurance exchanges. A better solution would be let multiple private companies, most likely current health insurance brokers, run the ACA Exchanges. Competition between these companies would ensure that the solution will be of a […]
By ash|September 13th, 2013|
SVFounders is now 230+ members and I wanted to explore ideas to take it to the next level to help founders. It looks like many of our Founders are on the way to an MVP and need help with Pitches, Marketing, Angel Investors and Legal issues.
Silicon Valley’s answer to this is Accelerators pioneered by […]
By ash|May 16th, 2013|
Had a great time presenting at Bay.NET http://www.meetup.com/BayNET/events/114504982/
Will post the code over the weekend, since it needs to be scrubbed of Azure account details.
By ash|May 15th, 2013|
Silicon Valley Founders
Let’s get together to discuss startup issues from incubating ideas, founding companies and scaling them. This group focuses on issues that technology startup entrepreneurs run into when building the startup. We will meet at HackerDojo or Microsoft Bizspark labs in Mountain View, Silicon Valley. Events include brown bag lunch sessions, pitching events […]
By ash|May 15th, 2013|
Use Visual Studio and your C#/.NET skills to get your Windows apps into iOS and Android App stores. This was given at Bay.NET meetup http://www.meetup.com/BayNET/events/113093652/
Thanks to Faraz for recording the video.
By ash|December 14th, 2012|
It’s easy to give a great presentation on a great piece of software[slideshare id=15641189&doc=monotouch-121214114721-phpapp02]Thanks to the EastBay.NET group for inviting me, Xamarin for the giveaways and the attendees for some really good questions.Note to self – Do more presentations in 2013.
By ash|October 8th, 2012|
Here are the presentations for my sessions at SVCC on MonoTouch and ServiceStack. Some good questions from the attendees.
I had setup my Sony Nexus 5 to record these sessions but the camera overheated and stopped working. I will probably give these presentations at another group and will try to make sure to record this.