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December 28, 2014

Practice, Homeostasis, Resolutions and the Path to Mastery

It’s that time of year again when everyone is making ambitious new years resolutions. I started by re-reading one of my favourite books: Mastery is about […]
December 22, 2014

Asset Allocations

Late last week my RRSP transfer from mutual funds into Questrade completed.  It feels as if I lucked out in that the 5 worst days of […]
December 15, 2014

Strength Training Required

These last few weeks have been stressful.  Trying to hit deadlines at work and hunched over a computer again at home have left me more sore than […]
December 8, 2014

Too Many Ideas

I have a long, long list of software projects that I’d like to create.  Scattered across notebooks, Google docs and text files and collected over years. […]
November 30, 2014

Why is it so Cold

This week has been a difficult one for biking to work.  On Friday it hit – 35 with snow. Biking required the full snow suit including […]
November 23, 2014

RRSP Overhaul

The number one rule for saving for retirement is to pay yourself first and to squirrel away no less than 10% of your income. The best […]
November 21, 2014

Winter biking season starts

The snow has landed here in Calgary and I have transitioned to my winter bike. I have an Urban Assault style bike (cross between mountain bike […]
November 14, 2014

Free Coding Caused an Avalanche

It’s about a month since I started doing some free coding everyday as part of an evening ritual. The idea was to spend a minimum of […]
November 7, 2014

Learning about Artificial Intelligence

There has been a real break through in AI technology over the past year with the work that Google is doing on the Google Brain project. Details […]