8: The Dream is a Lie

30 July 2012

Many of us have at some point dreamed of uploading an app or launching a web-service and becoming fabulously wealthy. For the most part we are all sadly mistaken. This episode is all about dashing dreams and facing the biting wind of reality. And your feedback!

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  • Emmet rights in again, sharing a solution to his issue.
  • Charles schools me a bit on the nitty gritty differences between LLVM and GCC. He also points out that C was at one point called “Portable Assembler”, so HAH!
  • Nicholas sends me a message in C!
  • James asks if I am using the Intel River Trail API at all and asks if we have a CR subreddit.
  • Atcl shares a great resource and some thoughts on the value of knowing assembler
  • Brandon would like some information on services like oDesk, eLance, and vWorker as a source for work.
  • Thomas and a number of others have joined me in trying Pomodoro coding and overall they seem to like it.

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