TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking by Chris J. Anderson My rating: 4 of 5 stars There’s a bunch of really solid material in here. Though, as a word of warning, this book is best used as a reference manual rather than something to be read straight through.But the thing is worth […]
Meerkat + Ubuntu + time^internet → Plex Spurred on by the universe giving me a big shove toward get rid of my gaming laptop, I decided to take the plunge. So far, it’s been a relatively simple adjustment. Unfortunately, I didn’t foresee one thing: Sarah and Liam (and apparently a few of our close friends) […]
I feel like my Facebook feed over the past week captures the erratic feel floating about:
It turns out that, in addition to being a Possibilian and a Truthian, I’m a Transhumanist! I guess it’s not so much about ‘being against labels’ as it is about simply having my particular labels harder to find.
221 credits and 14 semesters at 4 universitites across 15 years to get 1 B.S.
Many many moons ago, Kyle asked me to make a few videos on Romania for one of his classes. I did and, for his ease of access, posted them to my YouTube account. There they have stayed. Funny thing about the internet… a few people have found their way to the videos. So, every now […]
So I teamed up with Sean this year to tackle National Novel Writing Month again. While Sean hit his 50k words (way to go, Sean!), I did not. I hit 30k, which is definitely better than I did in 2011, but it was still far short of the goal. For your entertainment, here’s a list of things […]
So the year’s (past) halfway done. What do I have to show for it? How, you ruminate quietly to yourself, have I been progressing on my January commitments? Well, here’s my midterm report:
After I was let go from my previous position in May, I decided to keep track of some stuff. Just for kicks.
If you’ve never heard of Reddit’s annual Secret Santa program, here’s the skinny: every December, participants join together to create a record-breaking Secret Santa program. You draw a name, and mail them a gift. You answer a few questions about what you like, and you get a gift. It’s that simple. And it gives you a chance […]