How to D.I.S.A.R.M.

I’ve been writing software a loooong time. I’ve seen a lot of ways to do things. Scrum, Agile, XP, Waterfall, etc. This is my own dumb way of doing things. It’s one that makes more sense. I call it D.I.S.A.R.M. after all, in real life, your business is trying to disarm the competition. This is […]

We’re a Little Too Open Source — Public Service Announcement

I searched for myself on Github … here’s the link You can see all my contributions, things I’ve claimed copyright to, and then around page 15 you start seeing what looks like real customer data dumps and other interesting things. If you search for mailgun_password you can get a free account to spam people with […]

My Blog: Pure WordPress vs. Static Files With Hugo and WordPress Hybrid

My blog isn’t particularly popular (or unpopular). I don’t really care too much about advertising it’s existence… that’s what google is for. This blog originally started as way to tell friends and family about my adventures when I lived on my sail boat, Blue Macs. When I moved off the boat, I started writing about […]

Payment with Equity

I get contacted a lot with job offers. Most of them want me to work “for no money” and accept payment with equity. Apparently this happens a lot. The idea people don’t have the money and need help to make their idea real. Most of the time these people also have no idea what their […]

What’s The Difference?

For most – if not all – of my career, I’ve focused on small businesses and startups. The challenges that need to be solved are the best, and while they always go through the same growing pains, they always tend to find new ways of solving them. It’s half the definition of insanity – so […]