Recent content by Mattyb085

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    Looking for some career advice

    Thanks for the advice, I probably am better off starting with C++ when you put it that way. There are quite a few C++ courser on there also and I haven't had much time to get into the other ones besides installing the software & doing very basic stuff so now would be the time to switch!
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    Looking for some career advice

    That's a lot of great insight, thanks! I am 33 years old living in the Minneapolis area. I have done some limited VBA in excel over the years, which basically consisted of googling what I wanted to do and finding the code. I realize its not quite the same but I understand the underlying...
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    FF VII: Remake. New news/teaser trailer

    I honestly thought this game would be the next Duke Nukem Forever and take 20 years to make. I'm glad there is real progress and it looks really good! It was the first jrpg I ever played so I'm definitely going to be buying this! My hope is that they will be able to use this same engine...
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    Looking for some career advice

    Thanks for the responses. I don't have an issue teaching myself languages my main concern was actually convincing someone to hire me by doing that. I'm definitely going to look into the MSCE certification as that might be my best option right now and then go from there. Do you have any...
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    Looking for some career advice

    I have been thinking about making a major career change and am looking for some help. I am currently underwriting car loans for dealers and it has been getting exhausting dealing with people who are basically con-artists all day long. I have been looking into getting into programing but I...
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    AMD Ryzen 9 3000 is a 16-core Socket AM4 Beast

    Now if we could only get games to be better optimized for more cores!