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 […]
May 13, 2013

Fermenter Built

Finished the build for the Fermenter over the weekend. Here’s a video going over the physical components for the project: The chamber itself is based on […]
December 5, 2012

iAd Download Script

Unfortunately Apple doesn’t have a nice easy API for downloading your revenue numbers from iAds. The only way around that right now is screen scraping the […]
July 28, 2012

Clone an Xcode Project

I’ve got a couple of projects on the go right now, but one of the more interesting ones is a script that walks a user through […]
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 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 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 […]
March 14, 2012

iAd Report Downloader Script

I was surprised that there wasn’t already a script out there to download iAd reports from Apple’s iTunes Connect website. Apple released a Java based command […]
February 29, 2012

Python is like a Secret Weapon

I am continually in awe of the power of Python code. The readability of the language combined with the lack of magic, and the massive number […]