April 20, 2012

Migrated to Amazon EC2

I have been slowly migrating my web hosting over to Amazon EC2 instances. It costs more than a shared hosting service but being a tech guy […]
April 17, 2012

Working on Zombie Tap Out

For the past week I have been putting in some time working on Art for a game. I think it’s looking really good so far – […]
April 12, 2012

MintChip Challenge

Last week the Royal Canadian Mint launched a competition to generate some buzz, and proof of concept ideas for their new form of currency called MintChip: […]
April 11, 2012

iTunes Download Stats

Recently I’ve been building out my iPhone App server to provide a business dashboard with all the relevant services and numbers that I care about available […]
April 9, 2012

Re-reading Emergency

The book Emergency by Neil Strauss is about one man’s journey to be self sufficient in the event of an emergency.  He goes to great lengths […]
April 7, 2012

Learning to Animate

I’m continually re-learning just how difficult it is to do a good job on the artwork for a game.  Photoshop and Illustrator are fairly intense tools […]
April 2, 2012


One of the ways to make money on the itunes store is to sign up for the itunes affiliate program. Linkshare runs the program in the […]
March 29, 2012

Getting Back in Shape

After a personally disappointing result from the St. Patrick’s Day 10K it’s become apparent that I have gotten out of shape.  Starting this on Monday this week […]
March 22, 2012

Fabric For Development

Fabric is a pretty awesome tool for deploying projects. But it turns out that it’s also pretty awesome for lots of other stuff. At PyCon 2012 […]