Monthly Archives: April 2016

Millenial Math

I imagine a future where math textbooks for high school kids contain word problems such as this. If a picture is worth one thousand words. Then how many tweets would it take to make one snapchat. Show your work. This … Continue reading

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Don’t Get Cancer

Disclaimer: This post is about smoking. Smoking is bad. When I was 16-17 I was the coolest fucking kid in the world and started to smoke. Now I am 27 and addicted. One day I hope to write a post … Continue reading

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I Miss Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS was released today and as usual I ran off to install it on a VM to see what all of the fuss was about. Under the hood everything is perfect. A modern stable kernel, up to date packages … Continue reading

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My First Pip Package

I finally got around to packaging up pg2cf and I am excited to see it out in the wild on pypi. Python packaging is pretty straightforward and this makes distribution of this tool much easier for us internally. I could not have done … Continue reading

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Personalized Emails

Nathan Kontony wrote about how Personalized Emails helped them turn their brand around for Highrise. But still, most companies end up sending out glorified press releases to communicate with their customers. Their emails sound like something created by a robot created … Continue reading

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pip-save NPM Style Package Management for Python

One of my favorite things about npm is how simple it makes it to manage production, testing, and development dependencies with the npm install –save command. I was browsing through the latest packages on PyPI and I came across pip-save which does basically the same thing … Continue reading

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Donate to Open Source Apps

I just got a new Macbook Pro since running Atom and Chrome on a Macbook Air was apparently too much for it to handle as it would OOM periodically. In any case, this provided me the opportunity to go through … Continue reading

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Growing the CircleCI Community with Discourse

One of the things that I am most proud of so far in my tenure at CircleCI is our community site. It has been really exciting to watch this small community blossom over the last six months. We now have over … Continue reading

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