Long week

[caption id="attachment_1252" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Busted Lock and Bent Door"][/caption] It's been a long week. Everyone (even Alex) is OK. I wanted to thank everyone who's helped out and everyone's who's offered. We have amazing friends.

Coming soon to a party near you

I got one of them Drink Shields and assembled it today. It uses a Alcohol Gas Sensor MQ-3 to take readings and displays them on a light bar that goes up to 11. No idea how to convert this to...

10 years

[caption id="attachment_1239" align="alignright" width="250" caption="Me starting roborooter.com"][/caption] It's been 10 years since I first purchased roborooter.com. =) My new job has me tired but excited. It's got me up at 6am and and working all day long. It's a wonderful...

Podcasts

I was recently asked for some podcast recomendations. I listen to a bunch of them. This Week in Tech http://twit.tv/ (You might also like This week in Google) Planet Money http://www.npr.org/blogs/money/ All Songs Considered http://www.npr.org/blogs/allsongs/ You can listen on the...

Perl Array Conventions

$array[0] # First element of @array @array[0] # Slice of only the First element of @array %array[0] # Syntax error $array->[0] # First element of an array referenced by $array @array->[0] # Deprecated first element of @array %array->[0] # Invalid...

I love the summer and airplanes!

I went looking for balsa wood planes but Neargaurd pharmacy's toy shop only had Gayla styrofoam and sticker planes. As much as I love the powered balsa wing gliders these are top notch!

Ask vs Guess

I stumbled upon this discussion today where someone brings up the difference between people raised in an "Ask Culture" or a "Guess Culture". I like this thought it explains behavior that cause most roommate fights. I also think that regardless...

Gource output of one of my latest projects

Gource output of one of my latest projects from reconbot on Vimeo. I was reading this http://grahamweldon.com/blog/cakephp-a-visual-history-0-1-3-0 and got inspired to try it out on my own code. This is me (and my laptop who didn't have the user correctly...

The Technician

"You must be the change you want to see in this world." - Gandhi