Showing posts from August, 2008

Can't Wait For This Year's Team Building

3 Days to Go and it will another Team Building for DG12. But I feel it will be a deja vu, because we will be on the same place as last year. Hopefully this year it is better -- no more heavy rain showers to ruin the scene. And, I got my new camera to waste its space for pictures. :D

I am a Modern, Cool Nerd

I saw Vanie's post about Geeks, Nerds, and Dorks. Whew! At least I am a Nerd instead of a Dork. :PYour result for The Nerd? Geek? or Dork? Test...78 % Nerd, 83% Geek, 35% DorkModern, Cool NerdFor The Record:

A Nerd is someone who is passionate about learning/being smart/academia.
A Geek is someone who is passionate about some particular area or subject, often an obscure or difficult one.
A Dork is someone who has difficulty with common social expectations/interactions.
You scored better than half in Nerd and Geek, earning you the title of: Modern, Cool Nerd.

Nerds didn't use to be cool, but in the 90's that all changed. It used to be that, if you were a computer expert, you had to wear plaid or a pocket protector or suspenders or something that announced to the world that you couldn't quite fit in. Not anymore. Now, the intelligent and geeky have eked out for themselves a modicum of respect at the very least, and "geek is chic." The Modern, Cool Nerd is intelligen…

I am Advance in The Commonly Confused Words Test

Doing my stumble for the day, I saw Kuya Jowel's post about the commonly confused words. Bakit di ako expert - baka kasi di ko alam ang difference ng faze at phase? :P
Your result for The Commonly Confused Words Test...AdvancedYou scored 93% Beginner, 93% Intermediate, 100% Advanced, and 60% Expert!Compared to other takersYou scored 93% on Beginner, higher than 28% of your peers.You scored 93% on Intermediate, higher than 29% of your peers.You scored 100% on Advanced, higher than 83% of your peers.You scored 60% on Expert, higher than 10% of your peers.
You have an extremely good understanding of beginner, intermediate, and advanced level commonly confused English words, getting at least 75% of each of these three levels' questions correct. This is an exceptional score. Remember, these are commonly confused English words, which means most people don't use them properly. You got an extremely respectable score. Take The Commonly Confused Words Test at HelloQuizzy

Face Your Manga

Another avatar maker.

Review: Romantic Programmer

While doing my stumble this morning I saw this blog post about love lines used by romantic programmers. Being a code reviewer I can't help myself but to comment on some lines -- just for fun. :P

First, the title does not describe a romantic programmer in general, maybe it should be renamed to "Romantic Java Programmer".

"You are my initializer: without you, my life would point to nothing (null)."

--> It is not true all the time that it would point to nothing(null).

"I am a BufferedReader. You input meaning into my life."

--> Well you can use other readers and still have meaning.

"You are my semicolon; always present in everything I do."

--> Who said so.

"If I were a method, you must be my parameter, because I will always need you."

--> There is a concept of void parameter, which you won't need any parameter.

"My love is a for loop without the increment operator-- infinitive, non-terminating, and difficult to stop once i…

Sayonara Daisuki na Hito (Mix Version with Tagalog)

I was searching for this song and I was surprised to hear tagalog words from this song which originally should not hear.

So this is the mix version, I wonder if it was played in local radio in Philippines.

Good Old Fashioned Loverboy

Having studied some theories about "Needs", how could I reach the self-actualization level. Now I'm in need of relationship to level up. :P

Good Old Fashioned Loverboy - Jason Mraz

I can dim the lights and sing you songs full of sad things
We can do the tango just for two
I can serenade and gently play on your heart strings
Be your valentino just for you

Ooh love - ooh loverboy
What're you doin' tonight, hey boy
Set my alarm, turn on my charm
That's because I'm a good old-fashioned lover boy

Ooh let me feel your heartbeat (Grow faster, faster)
Ooh ooh can you feel my love heat
Come on and sit on my hot-seat of love
And tell me how do you feel right after-all
I'd like for you and I to go romancing
Say the word - your wish is my command

Ooh love - ooh loverboy
What're you doin' tonight, hey boy
Write my letter
Feel much better
And use my fancy patter on the telephone

When I'm not with you
I think of you always
(I miss those long hot summer nights)
I miss you
When …

Summer Time

This is a nice song for enjoying my summer time in Japan with Hanabi. Sayang, I was not able to see the beach again this summer.

Summer Time - News

This is the summer time
Natsu no mae ni kimi ni aeta kara
Saikou no nami ga kiteiru no sa
I want you to know my sweet emotion
Kakeashi de semetemo iin janai
Machi kirenai yo beautiful days

Temaneki shiteru taiyou wo
Atsumaru hito zawameki
Soko de mitsuketa (yeah yeah yeah)
Kimi ni hitome mo ne (oh my)
Tokete aisu nigiri shimenagara

Chotto yabame ni
Fureta shisen wa
Oh yes! Ore wo hashireteru
Chotto ashita mo
Aitai kamo
Kotoshi no natsu kitaishitemo ii deshou

This is the summer time

Natsu no mae ni kimi ni aeta kara
Saikou no nami ga kiteiru no sa
Sunao na mama tsutaeru kara
Shio kaze ni negai wo kakusu no sa

Natsu no mae ni kimi ni aeta kara
Yozora wo mini umi tsuredasetara
I want you to know my sweet emotion
Kakeashi de semetemo iin janai
Machi kirenai yo beautiful days

Dakidori shiroi sunahama
Kyou mo kimi wa iru kara
Tsugi ni mitsuketa (yeah yeah yeah)
Kimi wo hitorij…

Name that Code

Another post from Vannie.

Nakikigaya lang po.

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Your Working Style

I was doing my nightly stumble and I saw some of Vannie's post.

Here is my working style:

You are friendly, adaptable and a realist. You rely on what you see, hear, and know first-hand. You good-naturedly accept and use the facts around you. You look for a satisfying solution instead of trying to impose any "should" or "must" of your own. You are sure a satisfying solution will turn up once you have grasped all the facts. You solve problems by being adaptable, and often can get other to adapt, too. People generally like you well enough to consider any compromise you suggest. You are unprejudiced open-minded, and tolerant of most everyone-- including yourself. You take things as they are and thus may be very good at easing a tense situation and pulling conflicting factions together. You are actively curious about objects, scenery, activities, food, people, or anything new presented to yo…