July 19, 2016

Power of Iterative Progress

Software startups often talk about iterative improvement.  It’s a development model where by you focus on an easy to reach but minimally sustainable business model and […]
July 19, 2016

One Step at a Time

Something my boss is fond of reminding us is that building the most glorious cathedral of all time consisted of a slog of day to day […]
July 7, 2016

Sapiens By Yuval Noah Harari

This was a great book and provided a fantastic perspective on the whole history of the human race. My only qualms with the book was the […]
June 30, 2016

Web Scraping With Scrapy

After reading a reddit thread about interesting scripts people have written to automate things I was inspired to put together a quick web scraping script to […]
June 29, 2016

Camping At Murphy’s Point

This past weekend we went for a one night camping trip to Murphy’s Point just 1 hour from home.  Ada had been excited about going camping […]
June 20, 2016

Race Crewing

I completed the CanSail 1 and 2 course which was excellent. It was nice to get a bit of experience under my belt and start to […]
June 12, 2016

Writing Bots

This past week I had a chance to work on a conversational UI.  It’s a neat way to interact with software and presents an interesting set […]
June 11, 2016

Enjoying Sailing

These are the little 420 sailing boats that we’re learning to sail on.  These boats are for sailing by 2 people  so we crew up in […]
June 5, 2016

Sailing Lessons Starting Early

Originally I was supposed to start sailing lessons in July, but due to some surprise scheduling changes I’m now going to start my lessons tomorrow. It’s […]