Articles

2020
Jul 3Effigy, a distributed social data layer

Scuttlebutt is awesome, let’s run with it

p2p, design, serverless, websockets, webrtc, effigy
Feb 5Leveraging disposability for exploration

how to play around without leaving a mess

docker node transient
2017
Dec 22Living with a Chromebook

so nice

chromebook
Nov 20More lessons learned working on a Chromebook

still so nice

chromebook
Mar 8Why Short Term memory is a thing: forgetting as a creative act

Philosophy meets computer science

tesla
2016
Oct 25Yes, No, Maybe, Don’t Know, WTF

the limits of Binary Logic and the Importance of Forgetting

logic iot tesla
Mar 9Owning a Tesla in Brooklyn

where do I charge

tesla
2015
May 8Slow data and Fast Sites

building fast, searchable, functional sites that fail gracefully

middleman ruby static_sites
Feb 21Why Engineers build crappy products

looks like it was designed by an engineer

product
2014
Nov 11Bot Design Patterns

different ways to make different bots

bots
Nov 5Field of Dreams is 25 years old and hasn’t aged well

if you build it, will anyone really come?

product startupmyths
Oct 31How to track your coworkers

Simple passive network surveillance

toys ruby redis