Cutting deadweight is one of the best things you can do for your life as a programmer. In 2007 I created clintonio.com as a free service to anyone. Over the past 3 years it consumed all spare “code time” I have to just maintain it. It killed all motivation, drive and passion for me as [...]
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A little self promotion here; digitaluppercut.com is a new project group currently containing two experienced developers. We are using it to showcase our work, projects and skills. Consider it a group portfolio. If you wish to join a team of application and web developers for projects that will be for profit or free and open [...]
Clintonio’s Personal Blog now posts to his Twitter. Read my other posts here
We’re often forced to hold onto old code and data for no reason, here’s my list of the worst reasons for doing so.
Yesterday I was just about get off of the bus after a long day at work and I noticed over by where I live there was a huge column of smoke. Worried for my family I immedietely ran home from the bus stop. As I approached home I realised the fire wasn’t nearby, and the [...]
As a web developer who is working in a huge MySQL database handling tonnes and tonnes of outright unstructured data, I instantly saw the magic in this document-oriented NoSQL concept.
Hey all, This blog is about my journey through technology, and commentary on social, political and personal issues all throughout. I intend it to be very variable, if you’re reading, I hope you enjoy the strong opinions I will inevitably display! A little about me; CS Undergrad in Second Year, have a wonderful fiancé and [...]