Whats On Tap, February 2018
I am going to start putting up a little post whenever what's on tap at home changes. I will also make an effort to post when I brew something as well. To that end, here's the first post on that subject!
The Porter I brewed came out really nice. When …read more
Peanut Butter Banana Pancakes
Backing up your machines
UPDATE: OSX Catalina introduced new security around disk access which prevented borg from accessing some directories. I documented a fix for that here.
TL;DR After CrashPlan discontinued their home plan I found a good solution using open source software and an inexpensive yet reliable cloud storage provider. I've got …read more
Speaking, streaming and brewing
Brewing Beer for IBM
Making Beer with Linux, Python and a Raspberry Pi
Delivering a keynote at OSCON 2017
Working as a developer advocacy program director for IBM, improving how the world of developers perceive our company is my top priority. One of the ways I believe we can make a huge impact is by using our time in front of developers wisely. That means no product pitches at …read more
Next Few Talks in 2017
I'm sitting here on a plane headed home, finally, after what has been a pretty long week of travel for work. All of it has been good stuff, and even included the opportunity to share the stage with IBMs Chief Digital Officer Bob Lord. During his quarterly "all hands" town …read more
10 Bills You Should Read
I try not to post too much political stuff here unless I think it's something useful and interesting. In this case, I've seen this list of bills proposed in the US house of representatives several places. All the times I've seen it however, it's just text (and often on twitter …read more