New Year Changes

Pushing some changes to the old blog. Most noticeable is the change of publishing platform from Word Press to using a static site generator, pelcian. While Word Press works well for countless scenarios there were a handful of downsides which I will detail in a future post.

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Build a better reader

Following up on my previous post discussing the end Google Reader, I’d like to explore the positive outcome born from seeking an alternative.  After wasting way too much of my life reading (and writing) about rss readers I tested a select few that would more or less duplicate Google ...

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Shutdown

The much maligned shutdown of Google Reader has been discussed to death leading up to its discontinuation.  I had originally begun drafting this post around the shutdown announcement in early July.  After writing some amount of “too many” words on the topic and reading way way too many words on ...

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domain, finally- Or my boring history of creating websites

After a few years of playing around with html and small scale web hosting from a home computer I decided to get more formal and buy a domain and some proper hosting.  I'm sure that my path to this domain/blog is typical of many in my demographic; none-the-less ...

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