Build stuff fix stuff

The daily grind of a technology professional ping pongs between two key areas: building stuff and fixing stuff. If there is one parallel between my professional work and home life it is that something always needs fixin’. It’s a constant and can contribute to anxiety, frustrations, and even anger. To me, building new things is quite a bit more fun Read More …

Legacy apps have 9 lives

The term ‘legacy’ is most often used with a negative connotation when talking about old code and old equipment. After all, who wants to maintain that old code base in a programming language that is no longer mainstream? Who wants to work on green screen terminals? It’s expensive to maintain the equipment and so on. But wait. I’ve developed an Read More …