Trying out Umbraco

12 October 2016

This is my first try with a .NET CMS at home - I have used SDL Tridion extensively, but that’s really not something I’d use at home!

Using Jekyll on Windows

13 April 2016

Installing Jekyll using Chocolatey

Storing Tweets in Azure with a console app running in the cloud

21 December 2015

A tutorial on how to write a console app that stores millions of tweets in Azure.

New Site on Jekyll!

24 November 2015

So I moved my site to Jekyll. Dealing with the hassles of Wordpress was getting on my nerves. MySQL crashed every once in a while, and keeping Wordpress updated can be painful.

I’m still around

18 October 2014

Took a long hiatus to get married, move to a new apartment, get a new job – all the usual.

Out in space

12 May 2013

This is a video of Commander Chris Hadfield, Commander of the International Space Station, doing a cover of David Bowie’s Space Oddity. From space.

I’m safe

15 April 2013

Horrible news out of Boston. I’m safe, as is everyone I know.

Sigh. Another one.

03 April 2013

Back in November, I wrote this.

What have I been up to?

26 March 2013


The State of Bontana

16 November 2012

Do you sometimes go to Ankh-Morpork?