March 6, 2010
Seven years ago we purchased a Precor treadmill from
Fitness Systems, Inc, a local
Precor dealer. I wanted a treadmill that could
sustain my pounding and be comfortable with my longer than average stride.
February 26, 2010
I have heard open source compared a lot to socialism, or maybe better as
something that is not capitalism. Equally frustrating, I have been around the
crowd that jeers the people that sell closed source software. There is a lot
of misperceptions that exist about both commercial software and open source.
February 25, 2010
I have a number of different places where I have wanted to store arbitrary
data along with structured data in a Django model. This is data that I
wouldn't necessarily care to use a value to retrieve data but when displaying
or working with a record or records of this data, being able to have this data
available in a manner that I didn't have to parse was nice.
February 24, 2010
The videos from PyCon 2010 appear to be coming online
now and I highly recommend checking them out if you weren't able to attend or
missed some of the sessions you wanted to see while there at other sessions.
There was a ton of great stuff to soak in through osmosis. In addition, it was
great to meet others in the community that I know through IRC / Twitter /
Email / Projects.
February 21, 2010
January 6, 2010
It goes something like this:
November 26, 2009
like an obligatory or cliched post to write, but on the eve of Thanksgiving
(actually it's already past midnight as I write, so I guess it is already
here), I feel it appropriate to sum up just some of the highlights of things
in my life that I am thankful for.
November 23, 2009
What is the real end goal with this Healthcare legislation?
November 21, 2009
It's hard for me to not be discouraged these days.