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November 2016 – I used to code

How to fix a LG G3 stuck in a blue screen boot loop

My daughter’s mobile phone, an LG G3 from 2014, suddenly got stuck in a blue screen of death after boot. The common ways to “fix” an Android phone were not working, so after googling a bit, a few weird threads started to pop suggesting that baking the LG G3 motherboard at 180° C for around 7 minutes as a quick fix for this issues. After some more research, I found this video (in Spanish) were a technician fixed this problem applying heat to the memory

As a developer: Specialize or Generalize?

In Developers… Jordi reflects on how the degree of specialization of the developers can affect different kinds  of organizations. From this Javier Escribano states: It’s dangerous for a developer to specialize too much or for a startup to only have specialized developers. Something, I completely agree for the startup context, also, Javier concludes in his response to Jordi Miró Bruix that: …great developers are the ones who can be flexible and use the best tool for each work. Which sounds good,

If you build it (software) it will stay and haunt you

It just happened again, this “simple” application that started as a low-fidelity prototype that was supposed to be used as a conceptual testbed is going to stay forever. After a lot of chrome and polishing, it developed a life of its own nurtured by the collective energy of designers, developers, and testers it became an unstoppable digital force and decided that it was here to stay. So here is the full history so you can learn from my mistakes, if you are lucky, or finally

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