Nothing New October 15, 2014

I had never heard of the Horseshoe theory until just recently, when the heated debate about the gaming community began to come to a head. It struck a chord with me, as I remember that not too long ago the same type of ostracizing and shaming against people who play games was being perpetrated by Jack Thompson. The arguments are eerily similar: Games are too violent.; Games are too violent against women. Gamers can’t police themselves.; Gamers can’t contain their hate. Gamers harass and threaten when they are mad.; Gamers harass and threaten when they are mad.

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Stop Writing Code January 30, 2014

As I’ve gotten farther in my career, I often find myself defaulting to writing new code to solve problems that arise. This is something I am actively trying to stop doing. Here are some things to think about to help.

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New Beginnings December 04, 2013

Sometimes, the easiest way to get a computer to work right is to simply restart it. This also applies to personal websites, like this one.

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