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8 Traits of Successful People

8 traits of successful people by Richard St. John Found this video recently. Great insight! (Source:


Fix Screen Resolution Problem in OS X Mavericks

If you use Mac OS X Mavericks in VMWare, you might encounter a screen resolution problem. Mac just show 4:3 screen ratio in display settings. You would not be able to get a full screen experience. According to this post, Apple decide to show just appropriate screen resolution based from...


Quote in Band

Found this nice quote from a band world. I think it can be applied to an employee in a company too. If you are stuck and couldn’t learn something new or become better, you should find another company.


Launch Location Setting in Windows Phone

If you create a location based application in Windows Phone, you have to check the location setting in the phone. Is it enabled or not. If it isn’t, usually your app will show a message box that ask the user to enable their phone location first. Well, I think it...


Thesis Finished

Today I have finished my thesis. Woohoo!!! Well, I have to say that it’s not that hard to do your thesis. Well, maybe because I got an easy topic so I didn’t get a lot of trouble to do it. I took a topic in database, which is a topic...


Lake Wakatipu

Lake Wakatipu, New Zealand. Nice stars view over there. I think New Zealand is a good place to go too. Hope someday I can visit this place. :’)


Thesis, Finally!

I’m feeling old now. Lol. Finally I will do my thesis writing. Time flies so fast. Actually, Fasilkom let me graduate just by taking some course and get 144 credits, but I choose the hard way (don’t ask me why). :’) This afternoon I met Mrs Ika to consult the...


Start Small to Create a Better App

I’ve just read an article about it and couldn’t resist to post it. You can read the full article here. We often think too big when we want to create an application or a web or a product. We are dreaming about many cool features and possibilities of our application....