That’s me. To date this blog has been the complete extent of my presence on anything resembling social media. I don’t even send text messages because I think they’re dumb. But I’m starting a new blog (very soon, hopefully next week) which I want to be noticed. And I figured the only way it will …

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littlesvr.ca is now in its fourth incarnation! It started as a massive old PII, which I eventually replaced with a tiny Koolu for 400$. I was excited about that because the new server used less than 10W of power, had no fans, but did everything I wanted. Later I upgraded that to an Intel Atom …

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I wanted to build this for a long time. I hate looking through random boxes for a socket that’s 1mm larger or smaller than another socket which almost fits the nut I’m taking off :) Part of the problem is that all the large socket sets you can buy have some sizes missing. Even the …

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I vaguely remember there was a time when I had a one-page resume. I also remember that time didn’t last long. I’m baffled when I get resumes how many of them are two bullets long, especially in our industry (software). Lots has been said and written about how it helps your professional career to work …

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