Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

Recent posts

Offline Rendering of WordPress Blog Posts?

I’d like to take a few tens of thousand WordPress blog posts and turn each into a standalone HTML page. I have the text that WordPress stores in its database...
October 16, 2012

Rebuilding Redux

The time has come to replace our creaking combination of web tools with something that will let us do more for more people while spending less time switching...
October 12, 2012

Two Views

How I think of myself when I'm giving a talk:
October 10, 2012

Convergent Evolution

Earlier this week, a Google search turned up a Software Carpentry workshop at the ICHEC in Dublin—which was surprising, because we didn't know they wer...
October 05, 2012