Apple: 32 bit or 64 bit

2010-07-15 06:26:29 +0000

I am about to download the latest version of Eclipse IDE, Helios. Naturally there are packages for various types of platforms. I know I have a Mac, however I also had to choose between 32 bit version and 64 bit version. There was a time I exactly knew these kind of things, but then I also used to build my computer myself.
Fortunately, there's a Apple support page which exactly tells me exactly that: How to tell if your Intel-based Mac has a 32-bit or 64-bit processor

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Apprentice in software

2010-07-14 06:25:28 +0000

When you want to become a pilot, you'll first have to be a co-pilot (after your training). You'll won't become a medical professional without working with an experienced doctor first. As software engineering is a profession that also combines deep knowledge, analytical skills and experience as well, why would this be any difference?

My company, Xebia, has started a master-apprentice program in the Netherlands. See Apprenticeship Program for more information.

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