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Month: June 2009

Improveing my Poker Game.Part two-Goals and getting started.

Improveing my Poker Game.Part two-Goals and getting started.

After loosing some money in some low/micro stakes cash games and a few MTTs I was getting a little upset. I didn’t really think that these guys were better than me. I did some more searching, reading and trial and error and figured out some of my issues. GOALS First, I think you have to establish your goals. What do you want out of poker? When I started I don’t think I could have answered that question. Do you just…

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Improveing my poker game. Part One

Improveing my poker game. Part One

I took a serious interest in poker a few months ago. This does not mean I just found out about poker. I can remember playing poker with my grandmother when I was 5. It was 5 and 7 card Poker. My family would have monthly Poker games and get togethers, but after my grandmother past away we never seemed to get together anymore and the games were lost. On a recent trip to Atlantic City (AC), my brother in law…

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Total Beginner- Android Programming. Part 2

Total Beginner- Android Programming. Part 2

In continuing my Android Programming saga. On 6/10/2009 I started doing some of the samples on the Android Dev site. At first it was pretty easy, but soon the instructions starting using terms that I didn’t understand. It was now time go back to where I should have started and learn Java. I was soon following some beginner tutorial videos, but found the Videos really skipped the Meaning of certain terms and ideas. I needed a book. Tho I am…

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Total Beginner- Android Programming. Part 1

Total Beginner- Android Programming. Part 1

In continuing my Android Programming saga. On 6/9/2009 On my main machine, now running Windows 7 RC I installed the following: Java JDK The Eclipse IDE The Android SDK The Android plug-in for Eclipse. I set up the Virtual device and got the hello World running on the Android emulator.

Windows 7 RC

Windows 7 RC

I have to say that Microsoft’s polish of Vista to turn it in to Windows 7 was remarkable. I love Windows 7. After years of playing with Linux and other OS, I can say that my main machine will be Windows 7. It is fast and easy and I just don’t have the time to mess with a Linux setup. When Windows 7 releases this fall I can say that I will be buying more than one copy.

Total Beginner- Android Programming. Intro

Total Beginner- Android Programming. Intro

Goal: To Develop a few android programs that I really want and enter them in to Google’s ADC2. The Problem: Other than a few programming classes in college and some basic Html, php and MySql. I am a total newbie at programming complete applications. The biggest key idea is that if you want to program in android you must learn Java first. ( If your an expert C developer, then you might be ok too). My Plan: Learn the Eclipse…

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