In case you've been wondering what the people that dwell in Layers 3 & 4 of the Internet have been up to lately, here's a taste:
Jon Postel's famous statement in RFC 1122 of "Be liberal in what you accept, and conservative in what you
100 Days of Code is a thing that I've been thinking about doing... it's a way to be accountable, to myself and others... but I want to do more than code. After all, coding is my day-in and day-out at work, and I don't want
Chances are, sooner or later, you're going to want to be able to let someone log into an application you're writing. Here in the Microsoft space where I still spend a majority of my time, authenticating against Azure Active Directory is always a consideration in any solution, something that you
A little more than a year ago, I was, as someone looking for .Net developers that knew the SharePoint API, frustrated by the confusion in the SharePoint space between the different kinds of developers that exist in the ecosystem. This confusion persists to this day, much to the detriment of
But Greg... you can't post this stuff yet! Christmas isn't until, like, Wednesday!
Yeah, and Christmas is poised to invade Labor Day next year. Shut up.
About this time last year, I was just so ready for 2012 to end. It was a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad year,
I recently inherited some money, and as a consequence was able to pay off most of my long term, PITA, oh god how are we ever gonna get out of this, debt. The day I went from website to website zeroing everything out was supposed to be a good day;
We got two ciders and she patiently waited while I spent 20 minutes reading through it. Pages filled with words about processing family drama, formulating goals, plans for life changes, romantic details, lists of regrets, contemplations, etc.
I was surprised it was all meaningless to me. These pages