Monte Cook Games - Numenera & The Strange

If you're looking for an RPG (Pen & Paper) to sink your teeth into. I highly recommend Numenera & The Strange. How to play Numenera How to play The Strange …

Brackets / Golang

As I dive more and more into golang, I've been playing around with different editors. By default, I tend to stick with Sublime Text just due to speed and having an IDE that doesn't get in my way. I've been playing around with Atom, Limetext, etc. More recently, I opted…

Brew Installing IRSSI on Yosemite

To install irssi on osx / yosemite using brew, you'll need to install the xcode command line tools first. From the terminal, type: xcode-select install Once that's installed and you agree to the XCODE T&A, then you can install IRSSI.…

Review: Shaping up with Angular.js

I recently read on twitter that CodeSchool had a free course, Shaping up with Angular.js. I've already been deep diving into Angular.js for a couple of weeks now, but I decided to pause and see if there was anything I was missing. I have to say that CodeSchool…

Railo - War vs. Common Class

I often get asked how I install Railo and why I chose one over the other. It boils down to a simple question. When you're setting up a server, do you want Railo enabled for all websites or the ability to pick and choose? If you answered is "All websites…

First Impressions: Angular JS

My wife is off for a 24 hour codefest (/jealous) and left me at home with the kids for the night. I decided do my own codefest since one kid went to a sleepover and another kid is hosting his own sleepover here at home. We use backbone at work…

Go Beginnings

In attempts to become a polyglot, I've been learning a language outside of my day job language (CFML). Aaron Greenlee suggested I take a look at Go Programming Language. So, I've been poking at it with a stick here and there. Every growing links I find useful: http://golang.org…

Reset your GeekDesk

I have a GeekDesk, every now and then the display says "rSt" -- I keep having to look up the PDF to find the reset instructions, so here they are: Initial System Reset / Reset Procedure Step 1: Hold down the “Down” button to lower the desktop until the desktop stops…