Thoughts and musings.
I decided to move my companies products over to EC2. For interest/reference I kept track of what I had to do to get the server setup and running as before.
Amazon Web Services' (AWS) Convertible Reserved Instances (CRI) are/were fundamentally broken. This is my experience trying to get them to fix it.
In June 2019 I will run my first ultra marathon in Durban, South Africa. Comrades - The Ultimate Human Race. Read why, and follow my journey.
The Hacker News newsletter contains some seriously interesting tech related posts each week. The 'Ask HN' section contains some amazing insights for living your best life.
I did not start the 2018 Chicago marathon. Instead I deferred my entry. This blog explains why and outlines my running plans going forward.
I finally got around to having a play with Google Tag Manager (GTM). It makes Analytics and other previously annoyingly arduous tasks simple. Take a look.
My company has built an ecommerce website for runners/cyclists/people who want to buy energy gels - EnergyGels.com. This blog post outlines why as well as some of the technical implementation considerations/details.
My race report from the 2018 Boston Marathon. I ran a 2:58:18. An overview of my training, splits etc as well as photos and thoughts.
AirBnb has a bug with payment processing across borders which they refuse to acknowledge. This is unprofessional, dangerous, and nearly put me on the street.
Mental health issues are prevalent in modern day society. Why? Is our approach to dealing with them appropriate? and how do we continue to move forward.
I visited Vancouver, CA and Seattle, WA and did a brief comparison of them. These are my thoughts.
My race report for the Pacific Road Runner’s First Half Marathon in Vancouver, Canada. I ran a 1:25:23 - a new personal best.
A review of my 2017 - successes and failures, and a look forward to my plans for 2018.
A brief look at why I think that speculation has the potential to irreparably limit the potential of blockchain technology.