Category Archives: Personal

Got a GPS? …Lets Play Geocaching

The other day I was roaming the Internet; link here link there, tweet here tweet there, and I stumbled upon a very nice game called Geocaching.Geocaching, simply, is a game in which players hide items in any place in the world, and the other players should find, yes…Treasure Hunt. But the fun part is it’s […]

Fear and Humbleness…Obstacles in The Way of Success

“Oh no, I won’t go into that code; I am not that intelligent!”“oh no, I don’t want to try this software…I don’t know what it will do to my machine!”“Oh no, I can’t write such a unique blog post!”“Oh no, I will not twiply to that celebrity…come on…he is a celebrity!” These phrases kept chasing […]

Travians be Warned…Rapacious is Rising

I don’t know whether thank or scold my good friend Omar Qadan for introducing me to Travian, a strategy game played online. It’s amazing how a simple,¬† web-based, HTML-front game can be so rich and vast entertainment wise! It’s a real strategy game where you build villages, resources, armies, embassies, and conduct trading, diplomacy, wars, […]

Introduction to NHibernate Session at Jordev Was Good

The feedback was very good, and I was glad that everybody liked it. Jordev is really moving ahead, and I am very excited being part of it ūüôā Below is the slide show (it’s an enhanced version from my previous one): [slideshare id=821222&doc=introductiontonhibernate-1228487480885456-9&w=425] Code is the same of the previous one which you can download […]

Changing Jobs

Yesterday was my last day in estarta, marking the end of nice period full of experience, knowledge, and amazing friends who have been like a family. And now it’s time to move on, as a Technical Team Leader in esense. The excitement increases as time goes by (since I haven’t started there yet), I have […]

How we decide what to have for lunch

Do you go through the same, time-consuming, frustrating discussion with your colleagues when you want to decide what to have for lunch? well…this is exactly what we have been going through where I work. To solve the problem (partially, because humans can never totally agree! ), I made a small, quick and dirty¬†web application; LunchPoll. […]

When a family dies in a car accedent!

On friday, my mothers cousin died in a car accedent on a highway; he, his wife and one of his 3 kids died in the accedent! the 2nd child is in comma while the 3rd survived. It was shocking! the last week he was enjoying¬†the holiday at his family’s place with his three kids! The […]