Preventing spurious “error: failed to push some refs” messages from git

On larger Git projects, I often see the following scenario play out after someone’s done some work and is ready to push it to the remote repo: …making and committing changes to “develop” branch… $ git pull Already up-to-date. $ git push Counting objects: 5, done. Delta compression using up to 8 threads. Compressing objects: 100% […]

Scientists Use Flash-based games to conduct brain research

Posit Science as agreed to work with Grio in building an Adobe Flash-based application that will be used by scientists as a tool to study human brain. This application provides games and excercises designed to stimulate brain activities. Posit Science helps people be at their best throughout their lives by providing brain training software clinically proven […]

Installing an ISO file from Mac OSX to a parallels Windows instance

Yesterday I attempted to install Visual Studio 2008 from a DVD onto my mac parallels Windows 7 instance. After sitting back and admiring the pictures of happy Microsoft programmers provided by the VS installation software, I heard a ticking sound coming from my computer.  After several minutes, the install crashed. Some sleuthing proved that the […]

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