• ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”— Using 20,000 matches to make a coffee table


  • Newman the wise.

  • ๐Ÿ“š We have our next online book club title chosen and it is:

    Property-Based Testing with PropEr, Erlang, and Elixir


  • ๐Ÿšฆ๐Ÿ’ฐ Here are the financials for red light tickets in Philly.


    It would be awesome to cross check this against accidents in the area to better understand if these camera tickets over time help safety or if they are a cash grab.

  • I’m using artificial intelligence to help generate better thumbnails.

    … and they ask why I haven’t shipped yet. ๐Ÿคช

  • ๐ŸŽฎ Final Fantasy VII Remake, DELAYED until April 10, 2020.



  • ๐ŸŽฎ After discovering Final Fantasy Fiesta (an event where some Twitch streamers play all FF games back-to-back). I started playing FF1 – and now it’s done. Chaos is dead and the time loop closed.

    I have an order for FF2 (on PSP) shipping. It’s next.


  • โœ๏ธ 2019 Accomplishments and 2020 Goals

    Regardless if you post or share, itโ€™s very much worth it to take stock and write down your goals. Good luck with them in the new year!


  • โ™ฆ๏ธโ™ ๏ธโ™ฅ๏ธโ™ฃ๏ธ Excited to be rebooting the @indyhall poker game. We got two games planned, Wed, Jan 22 and Mon, Feb 5. Check out the event calendar for more info! New players welcome! (We’ll have cheatsheets with rules and practice.)


  • ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป Happy Monday everyone. Let’s kick some ass this week and get some pull requests posted.

  • ๐ŸŽฎ 50 days until the Final Fantasy 7 Remake comes out. ๐Ÿคฏ


  • ๐ŸŒ Someone needs to license and start streaming full seasons of Insomniac with Dave Attell.

  • Weโ€™re going to write a replacement for OperationQueue.

    Iโ€™m anxious to see what will come out of this. Concurrency on Apple platforms has a lot of room for improvement.


  • Anyone have experience with an image server for a web app? Something that would let me upload images for my users, then be able to request them at dynamic sizes with caching. Open source or commercial solutions both welcome. Thanks.

  • ๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿ’ป Happy CocoaHeads Day!

  • ๐Ÿ”— Blockchain 2020: A Community Conversation

    Happy New Year! As Philly Blockchain Tech enters it’s 3rd year, we want to take a moment both to look back, and to look forward. At our first event of 2020!


  • ๐Ÿ”— IndieWebCamp Online 2020

    I’d really like to get more familiar with the group’s goals and working tech this year, so in lieu of missing the in-person Austin Camp I think I’ll try the online version. Feb 8-9.


  • ๐Ÿ“ข A quick post to say I have availability and am looking to land a new consulting project. iOS and web development are a good match, but for more info check out my For Hire page:


    Retweets and sharing welcome. Thanks. Happy New Years!

  • ๐Ÿ“ฐ …looks at news…

    Seems like a good a time as any to recommend rewatching Wag the Dog:


  • ๐Ÿ–– Nothing like a Lunch Trek episode all about mind rape to sour the mood. So much for a light hearted lunch adventure.

  • Happy Valentines Day.

  • I’ll never be convinced Paul Hudson @twostraws is not utilizing a Time-Turner.

  • ๐Ÿ“ข This Friday is First Friday, which means @indyhall is open to the public for free coworking! Come join us, have a coffee and meet new people. www.instagram.com/p/B6ljnq6…

  • ๐Ÿš‘ There is a blood drive in old city at National Mechanics on Monday, Jan 6th which still has a lot of open spaces. If you can give, please consider. indyhall.org/blood

  • ๐Ÿ˜ƒ That feeling when during Lunch Trek you and Picard enjoy a sip of hot tea at the same time.

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