A Picture A Day – 365 Project

January 4, 2013

With the new year, I started a new project that I’m calling 365. The premise is simple: Every day I will take a picture and upload to the 365 website.  I will use my IPhone’s camera to take the picture and used Tumblr to set up a separate blog that is on a subdomain of [...]

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Ten Months of Programming – Month 1

December 1, 2012

The first month of my Ten Months of Programming has now ended. Next week, I’m heading to South East Asia to travel with my wonderful girlfriend for a while so I’ll have a month-long break from the project. What have I learned these past three weeks? How did it go? Measurements and Their Use I [...]

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Review of ‘Dreamland: Adventures in the Strange Science of Sleep’

November 20, 2012

Dreamland: Adventures in the Strange Science of Sleep is a very readable and entertaining popular science book by David K. Randall. In twelve different chapters, he ventures into a different area of sleep research ranging from sleep-walking crimes, to historical sleep patterns to taking advantage of the circadian rhythm to optimize the performance of athletes. It’s [...]

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Ten Months of Programming

November 11, 2012

Hacker School is a three-month program in New York focused on becoming a better programmer. My goal is to participate in the October 2013 batch of the school. In this post, I will outline my plan to become a solid programmer over the next ten months. I also expect that it will allow me to [...]

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