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Brew-tally: A Beer Rating App

Every October, CQL’s monthly happy hour is centered around our annual Pumpkin Beer Contest.  In past years the CQL team would submit a beer or cider of choice to share with the team. Everyone would vote on the best and worst beers and tally up each drink's ratings from 1 to 10 on a dry erase board. 

While this strategy sufficed, at CQL we build web apps for a living. That being said, myself and another developer felt there was a better way to go about the beer tasting experience and the process for ranking brews so we made Brew-tally, a beer rating app.

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Artist in Residence: Juan Usubillaga

We are excited to announce our second installment of curated art at Cognizant Quick Left!  Juan Esteban Usubillaga (aka Onecho) was born in Caracas, and grew up in various regions of Venezuela. He began studying visual arts at the young age of 12 when he dropped out of his conventional school to attend a private art school. Here are a few thoughts that he shared with me during our interview.

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Meet the Team: CQLer Abraham Sangha

Abraham’s first taste of programming was writing his own violent choose-your-adventure game on his TI-82 calculator during algebra class in high school. He studied engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and has solved problems using software in domains including advertising and accounting. He is continually chasing the goal of writing clean code.

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