Programmers Vs. Non-Programmers

Does this picture look familiar? If you recognized this as “NetBeans IDE”, congratulations. You are a programmer. If you’ve ever spent HOURS staring at a computer screen, finding that one typo that messes up your whole program, you know it’s not for everybody. Even you get frustrated at times, and you’re used to it. This … [Read more…]

How Do You Know When You’re A Geek?

So you hear more people calling themselves geeks lately. That kid who used to get laughed at and bullied for having more brains than brawn is suddenly becoming the go-to person for Geek Culture 101. Computer smarts are becoming more essential in the real world, which can bring out the geek in all but the … [Read more…]

Myths About Freelancers

As a freelancer, I’ve noticed that there are a lot of misconceptions about what I do. People look at me funny because I’m not exactly commuting to work and I set my own hours. My office is a desk with a laptop in a room at my house. There are many myths surrounding people who … [Read more…]