It has nearly been a full year since I've last written, and a lot of things have changed. I'm still at ClassPass, and I now hold the title of Director of Engineering. Wow! Huge difference…

  • review , thoughts , career

Here we are at a crossroads again in the new year. This time, its a new job, not just a new office. After three years, I've put in notice at noise and I'm leaving for…

  • startup , advancement , career , work , classpass

Some big changes have happened in the noise office this year, namely that we've moved from our old Flatiron home to a newer, fresher Wall Street one. While the commute for me is now hellish…

  • professional , happy new year , noise

You've felt it before. The shudder that goes down your spine when a song comes on the radio. The tear that wells in your eye when you watch a video that isn't particularly sad. The…

  • text , frisson , videos , long , life , experiences

Original article: (http://www.drinkingcraft.com/2014/01/03/troegs-brewing-nugget-nectar-returns-jan-6th/) One of my favorite beers is coming to town again on January 6th. A bit earlier this year, but who cares? The liquid gold has…

  • drinks , foursquare , seasonal , beer

So, I'm a bit of a tabletop lover. I play board games whenever I get the chance, and it may come as no surprise to some - the more complex the game is, the more…

  • tips , munchkin , board games , gaming

So, I just got another hundred points and awards on a stackoverflow answer I gave nearly 3 years ago and thought I would dig this up out of the pits so people can see it…

  • stackoverflow , open graph , api , facebook , php

Go ahead. You're going to judge me, I know it. It's alright though, this music is helping me plow through my work. I have a system when I'm working: Pop music for monotonous tasks Dance/…

  • process , coding , music

Found on reddit earlier today, and it struck a nerve. How timely this clip is! Mr. Feeny always struck me as a resounding figure to look towards for sage advice, and here he is through…

  • media , videos , tv shows , social commentary