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A Nation of Makers

A Nation of Makers

Time and knowledge are two of the most valuable currencies we have to offer one another. I’ve spent a large amount of my time teaching others how to share and creatively apply their knowledge. New ideas are created through this process which are not just valuable to the recipient, but to the rest of society. Sharing knowledge allows humanity to move forward. One of my favorite metaphors for this comes from Bernard of Chartres where he observes that we have seen what we are able because…

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Bitcoin for Noobs

Bitcoin for Noobs

I put together a short presentation about Bitcoin, how it works and why it’s there. I may eventually get around to fleshing it out, adding video explanation and notes. But for now… Bitcoin for Noobs  

Quick Sequence (plus other) Diagrams!!

Quick Sequence (plus other) Diagrams!!

Was just referred a service online which generates sequence diagrams for modeling communication between components. You type in the interactions in text and it generates the image for you on the fly! This is a great find and will try it out in my next project. http://websequencediagrams.com Edit: And if quick sequence diagrams didn’t do it for you, here’s a program that makes almost every other type of diagram Visio-style. There is a one-diagram limit if you don’t want to…

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jQuery Crashcourse – a Screencast

jQuery Crashcourse – a Screencast

I was asked to prepare a screencast which briefly describes jQuery, it’s selectors, and a few short examples. It was my first and I feel the results are pretty good. I did make a few mistakes regarding technical specifics and I tried to make note of it in the screencast. If there are any other items which I should have been more specific about or missed entirely, I am very interested in your thoughts. I was having challenges embedding the…

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