December 20, 2015

Slogging through

I continue to be amazed at just how painful it is to move now that we have ‘stuff’ and a kid.  Even with us selling off […]
December 15, 2015

SSL All The Things

If you’re a frequent reader of this blog you might notice that eveything is now going through https. Thanks to the awesome people at Lets Encrypt I’ve […]
December 12, 2015

Why I May Never Buy Another House

Looking forward to moving and looking back to review things it’s interesting to see how buying a home in Calgary worked out.  Breaking down the numbers […]
December 11, 2015

Selling Everything!

We will be moving across the country in just 6 weeks.  After some initial quotes from moving companies we realized just how expensive it is to […]
December 8, 2015

Project Mu

In a one night spark of interest I thought I’d write a webframework that deploys to Amazon Lambda and API Gateway. A web framework that deploys […]
December 4, 2015

Moving to Ottawa

Something that has been in the works quietly for a couple months now but has finally become public.  We’re going to be re-locating to Ottawa at […]
November 30, 2015

Why You Need a Meta Project

I got this idea from the guys at Yelp and how they manage their deployments and several internal infratructure tools. The basic concept is this: If […]
November 27, 2015

Raspberry Pi Zero

I’ve been intrigued by the stuff happening in the IoT space over the last 6 months because I’ve been spending considerable amount of time working on […]
November 24, 2015

Server Security: Lesson #1

A recent project I have been working on involved a custom built Linux distro running on an ARMv6 piece of hardware. We figured we were fairly […]