I'm the Professor!

It's been about 3 years since I taught my last class, and 2 years since I resigned from the University. Although there have been a number of ups and downs since then, I have not regretted the decision to leave academia, though I miss teaching and the whole idea ...

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Whispers in the Dark

A long time ago, when blogs were a thing, I made a script that pulled random snippets from random blogs and ran them together into one long and strange blog entry. I decided to resurrect that idea, only this time with tweets. I put together a quick prototype that pulls ...

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Voter Turnout for California

I, along with approximately one third of eligible California voters, decided to vote yesterday. I am not particularly interested in a high voter turnout. I believe people who are pressured to vote because of "get out the vote" campaigns only end up diluting researched opinions with random noise.

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Playa Events for the Watchless Adventurer

Burning Man is coming up, and unfortunately I wont be attending this year. However, over the past few years I have found that part of what I enjoy about Burning Man is being free of schedules. I have also found, however, that I occasionally want to go to a scheduled ...

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Salesforce Revision Control and Deployment

I've been doing some work on communication between our company's learning management system and salesforce so that we can tie a client's training into their customer and partner management systems. I had done a little work with salesforce in the past, mostly on accessing data via their ...

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