October 18, 2015

Is The Martian A New Genre?

I recently finished reading The Martian by Andy Weir.  Two things were striking.  First, it was a great story and one of the best fiction books […]
October 14, 2015


Productivity is closely related to skills and talent so it’s been something that I have a keen interested in.  The actions you take to get better […]
October 11, 2015

Being A World Class Programmer

A year ago I started on a goal to write and publish code every day to my github account.  That streak lasted for 250 days.  It […]
October 6, 2015

Going Mobile

Over the last couple weeks I’ve had a growing concern that my office is just not functional any more.  A standing desk in a room pulling […]
October 4, 2015

Massive Decluttering Week

This past week we have started to go through everything in the house and toss, sell, or give away anything we don’t use or don’t plan […]
September 20, 2015

The Coming Age of TV Apps

The new generation of Apple TV was announced earlier this month and I believe it has the capability of kick-starting a new generation of TV Apps […]
September 16, 2015

Timy House

I watched a documentary the other day about tiny houses.  I’ve always liked that we didn’t buy a big house, instead getting a bungalow.  But there […]
September 13, 2015

Making Longterm Plays

In an age where we expect everything quickly it seems that it can be harder to have the patience to endure long term investments. People are […]
September 9, 2015


Yesterday morning I weighed myself and was not shocked but was disappointed to see that I had gained 10lbs since March.  Over the last couple of […]