Category Archives: LosTechies

Chris’ Year in Review 2009

Last year on this day, I wrote a review of 2008 and some goals for 2009. I had not yet started blogging for Los Techies yet, but that started at the beginning of the year. Looking back on those goals, … Continue reading 

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LosTechies welcomes Ryan Svihla

We are happy to announce a new member, Ryan Svihla. Ryan is an active member of the San Antonio software development community. Ryan regularly attends and contributes to AlamoCoders, The San Antonio Tech Book Club, and SA Ruby. His prior … Continue reading 

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Austin CodeCamp ‘09: Quite Possibly Better than Bacon

You should go to Austin CodeCamp ‘09. That’s a pretty sensationalistic title, I’ll give you that. I’m very serious though, Austin CodeCamp ‘09 may actually prove to be better than bacon and even — yes, I’m going all the way … Continue reading 

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LosTechies welcomes Eric Anderson

LosTechies is proud to welcome Eric Anderson.  Eric is another Austinite that has been a great community contributor and has been very passionate about software best practices and continuous learning.  His blog ( even has the testinfected subdomain, as ensuring … Continue reading 

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LosTechies welcomes Chris "Cruz" Taylor

I had the pleasure of working with Cruz on an agile team for about 2 1/2 years.  His passion for software development, best practices, and knowledge sharing/gathering are bar none.  He’s currently working for a small development shop in San … Continue reading 

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In Memory of Nelson Montalvo

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Since LosTechies was started we’ve tried to make sure we have created a community that educates.  By doing that we’ve had to stand on the shoulders of a few giants/masters/leaders.  One of those leaders for us was Brendan Tompkins of … Continue reading 

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"Printer Friendly Versions" of our posts now available

As shown in the example post above (thanks Jimmy), you know have the ability to view a “Printer Friendly Version” of the current post.  This was a result of one of our readers contacting Chad and us responding.  Thank you … Continue reading 

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LosTechies – upgraded and thank you to readers

We have successfully upgraded LosTechies to Community Server 2008.  We are sporting a new theme and will be changing a couple little things here and there.  Thank you to all our readers for allowing us to give back to community.  … Continue reading 

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LosTechies welcomes Derick Bailey

We would like to welcome Derick Bailey to the LosTechies blogging community! Some of us had the opportunity to meet Derick at Pablo’s Day of TDD and were impressed with his passion and commitment to modern  day software development. He … Continue reading 

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