April 27, 2017

The Problem With Open Source

Open Source software has been on my mind a lot the last few weeks with regards to a problem that exists within the community. The world […]
January 15, 2017

Testing Facebook Ads

I’m ramping up a couple of eCommerce websites as part of a strategy to create a home based business that my wife can take charge of […]
December 23, 2016

Deploying a Python Flask App on Amazon Lightsail with Dokku

One of the welcome additions to Amazon’s AWS offerings is a simplified server provisioning service to compete directly with Digital Ocean called Lightsail.  Lightsail provides a […]
June 12, 2014

Polyglot vs Specialization

I consider myself a fairly well rounded developer. So when it comes time to choose a technology to accomplish a task I will happily choose the […]
December 31, 2013

Api First Web Development

The web is still suffering through a page refresh disaster. HTTP started with simple pages where full page reloads when navigating wasn’t so bad. Modern sites […]
September 25, 2013

Playing with Docker, Vagrant, Dokku for deployment

I’m looking at launching a series of new web services in the future and that got me thinking about finding ways to improve my development and […]
September 15, 2012

An Easy VPN on EC2

I’ve become a little bit more paranoid over the last few weeks about computer security. I used to think I will be fine – why would […]
July 5, 2012

Mixing HTML5 and Native iOS

There’s a lot of people out there who have their favorite technologies and there are few more passionate debates than the issue of using HTML5 or […]
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 […]