Archive for the ‘Tech’ Category

The below post is a continuation on my efforts to setup and migrate this blog to its own domain and hosting solution.  See intro post here. I. Choosing a new domain name Thinking through what I wanted to accomplish via a new domain name, below is a list I used to factor in the various […]


I’ve had a bit of an on-again, off-again trend with writing regular posts for this blog.  Like most people, regular life gets in the way, and the thought of pulling together a topic for a blog post routinely falls a bit lower on my to-do list priority.  And then sometimes, an idea pops in my […]


One of the many benefits of working at a firm with as wide and diverse a base of products and services as BT, is the ability to easily branch out and get involved with other areas that interest and facinate me.  One recent example was an off-hours work project, that involved an ad-hoc team taking […]


I’m slowly progressing with my own TiddlyWiki application, Track&Choose, which I introduced in a blog post last week. With healthy doses of help from JayFresh, FND, and Phil, the interface is now much improved, especially on the summary views. The main view, of movies yet to be watched, now includes vital fields that I can […]


OK, I admit it. I am only a basic TiddlyWiki user. Although, I’ve been engrossed in Osmosoft and the Open Source world since joining the team last year, I still only have the most basic understanding of how TiddlyWiki works. My only excuse (cop out) is that running the operations of the team has taken […]


Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve been involved in a number discussions/emails on how open source plays in the enterprise space within BT, now and going forward. A couple of issues, both internal and external have bubbled up recently and I’ve luckily been getting involved because of my role on the Osmosoft team. This […]


During the summer between my junior and senior year in high school, I had the absolute dream job for a teenager; I got paid to play video games, well, just one game actually. The game, Terra 2120, was one of the first Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games (MMORPG) and it was my job to […]