Horizons, horizons

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Just thought I would post a small update on the off-chance that anyone reads anything that I post! I am currently doing some work for the Union initiative at Unity Technologies. It is an initiative designed to bring current and future games to emerging platforms whether they are set-top boxes, TV internals (play a game […]

I have a pretty good life, you know?

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I have a solid position as a programmer/analyst at Idaho State University. I also have a great job with InstantAction as a community manager/e-mail support tech for the Torque team. I know a lot of game developers out in the "real world" and love the projects that they are working on. I somehow became the […]

My life, recently

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For the last couple of weeks, I have been working 12-14 hour days at ISU to try to get the massive multitudinous mountain of problems to subside. I think tonight I got the last of the big ones that will make me stay late. I also work at InstantAction in the Torque division as well, […]

Do what you are good at.

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I often hear the phrase "do what you know" or "do what you are good at", but the problem is that I'm a bit scattered at times and have difficulty pinpointing just what it is that I'm good at. I'm quite competant at computer programming. I've been doing it for a long time and have […]

I love my jobs

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I have to say that I love my jobs. Sure, there can be horrific pressures. ISU is seeing budget freezes, layoff's, hiring freezes. I get people who scream at me to support their non-existent C++ coding knowledge when they were told repeatedly that certain features require C++ changes to the engine (PhysX in TGE, for […]

Is Your Hair on Fire?

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It never ceases to amaze me how people get bent out of shape about little things and infer huge things from next to nothing. I'm all for drama; otherwise I wouldn't be in the theatre. But sometimes I see drama get blown out of proportion and all I can think is "WHAT THE HELL JUST […]