NaNoGenMo 2017

Every writer, well, maybe not every writer has most likely heard of National Novel Writing Month which is affectionately shortened to NaNoWriMo.

What does that have to do with me?

Glad you asked! Well, I think that I would really like to participate in NaNoWriMo. Maybe I like the idea ...

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Redouble efforts to stay relevant

Where I struggle to maintain my tech hobbies with two children, wife and new promotion at the "day" job.

What should I do?

There are only so many years a man or woman can work on a fire engine before they realize it is truly the job for young people ...

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Should I (re)learn Java or Go?

There are probably thousands of developers struggling with the question: Should I learn X or Y, stick with Z or learn that obscure XyZ? I know my time is probably better spent actually creating rather than writing here, but I felt I needed to get this down on "paper."

Motivation ...

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Macbook goes down, Ubuntu to the Rescue

The last two weeks have been a ton of fun! The logic board on my Macbook Pro fried and the laptop stopped working, the holidays are were in full swing, and I really didn't have a plan for my main computer being down. Thankfully, the logic board will be ...

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Markov Chain Twitter Bot

First, the bot can be seen in the wild here: https://twitter.com/bern_trump_bot

This is my first attempt to write a twitter bot that stands on its own. In addition to learning more about Python and Server management, I saw an opportunity to learn about Artificial Intelligence. The bot ...

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