No, I don’t remember what my favorite vegetable was as a child.
Back in the days of print & TV advertising, it was practically impossible to accurately measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign. Today with digital ads we can accurately track how many people saw an (…) Read more
One of my biggest gripes with existing advertising solutions today is how much they hurt the load time of a simple web page. It is not unheard of for a page to take 2x, 3x, (…) Read more
I am not really a product reviewer, the things that matter to me are rarely the things I see mentioned in professional product reviews. With that being said, I wanted to share some thoughts on (…) Read more
Credit goes to ChefSteps for this one. Follow the recipe on chefsteps.com with two minor modifications: In step three, after you heat the cream, scrape a vanilla bean and drop it in the pot. Cover and let (…) Read more
I spent some time this weekend improving the performance of the server-side request processing logic for Imprint. This particular code path executes on every request for an Imprint impression, which on a casual day is (…) Read more
We frequently read stories about <insert company name> growing <insert four-digit number>% in six months and somewhere along the way they hit a scalability wall. Requests dropped, users suffered. Many prayers and goat sacrifices later, (…) Read more
Those who design systems with the assumption that the network is reliable, have never experienced the joy of an IRC netsplit as kids