I got the chance to spend a week driving from coast to coast with my parents last summer. We started just north of Seattle, took Route 2 across Washington, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Minnesota, and Wisconsin, then went across the UP and drove down through Michigan, then across Ohio and Pennsylvania on I-80 to NYC. Here are my notes from the trip.
Do you want to be on top in your field? The bar is lower than you think, but few people even attempt to jump it.
Going from no AWS account to serving files in under an hour.
Earlier this week I looked at my web hosting's usage stats and decided that I needed to move a bunch of static assets somewhere else because they were eating my available bandwidth. I decided to use Amazon S3, and to my surprise, it took less than an hour to get everything up and running.
A book review template for Jekyll sites using Collections. Complete with a star rating system.
Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa are quickly approaching. Here are some gift ideas for your friends and family who like to spend time in the kitchen. Everything is under $50, half of the list is under $30. I approve of it all.
It’s not just the balloons at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade that are inflated. At first glance, it seems like the price of food has trended upward since 1986. Once you adjust for inflation, however, you get a different story.
Learning all about D3.js's area and sorting functions to implement Sol LeWitt's Wall Drawings 852 and 853 with random generation.
I took my implementation of Sol LeWitt's Wall Drawing 614 using a D3.js Treemap and made it possible for users to change the number of rectangles and the width of the bands. Now you can make your own!
Implementing Sol LeWitt's Wall Drawing 614 with D3.js Treemap and randomization.
Implementing Sol LeWitt's Wall Drawing 289 with D3.js transitions, randomization, and responsiveness.
Implementing Sol LeWitt's Wall Drawing 86 with D3.js transitions, randomization, and responsiveness.
Exploring Sol LeWitt's Wall Drawing 87 with D3.js transitions.
The video, slides, and notes from my Praxis workshop on data analysis and visualization.
Design decisions and notes I made in implementing Sol LeWitt's Wall Drawing 391 with D3.js.
Design decisions and notes I made while implementing Sol LeWitt's Wall Drawing 11 with D3.js.