2020-07-25: Mile 32. Loop Complete.

2020-07-25: 22 miles. View of Juanita across the lake.

2020-07-25: 20 mile IPA is always a good IPA.

2020-07-25: 18 miles. Almost across the bridge.

2020-07-25: 15 miles. 520 Bridge View Park.

2020-07-25: 11.5 miles. First view of Seattle

2020-07-25: The DERU Market ‘AM Sandwich’ hit the spot.

2020-07-25: Eight miles.

2020-07-25: Five miles.

2020-07-25: It’s a start!

2020-07-18: Thinking of taking a little walk next Saturday. Who’s with me?

2020-07-11: "The Blind Leading the Blind" One of the rewarding parts of working in tech is being part of the Accessibility revolution. Like, …

2020-06-12: Achievement Unlocked: Found a fish on the Burke-Gilman trail

2020-05-15: Idea: “Stormtroopers!” - a first-person shooter where no player can actually hit a target, but …

2020-05-06: I love you all, too. @_RocketFM

2020-05-04: ScotusBlog has an excellent and humorous banner graphic: The Justices each dealing with remote …

2020-04-30: Hey, I'm on The April Xcoders Podcast! The April Xcoders Podcast features Tim Ekl and Jared Sorge and me talking about XcodeGen. Xcoders is …

2020-04-26: Practicing the Coding Challenges Brent Simmons (@brentsimmons) muses over the value of coding questions for software interviews here: …

2020-04-16: CaseIterable Just discovered swift's CaseIterable which makes this sweet code possible: let allCaseValues = …

2020-04-11: The Weekly Review's Accountability Segment (Context: I listen to @theweeklyreview each week as part of my aspirations to get more …

2020-04-10: Voyager Revisited @macgenie Thanks for Voyager Revisited! It's a wonderful respite from everything that's going on …

2020-04-07: Panchayat Recent bingewatching discovery: Panchayat Situation comedy where the situation is rural India. …

2020-02-18: Why doesn’t Boris Johnson like Japanese baths? だから、いい湯だなぁ

2020-02-02: The Parable of the Great Young Girl There was a young girl who was very, very concerned about climate change. She spoke out, saying that …

2019-12-28: Drama

2019-12-28: Current view

2019-10-29: Optimal desktop arrangement

2019-10-26: I think I have a new favorite whisky.

2019-08-08: “Putting the ‘protest’ back in ‘protestant’” is a pretty good slogan for the …

2019-08-03: Taking @macgenie’s advice: best way to relax after a tough day is to watch some Janeway kicking …

2019-08-03: Boom! 12 hours later, the circle is complete. Total walking time: 9 hours, 15 minutes. Total time: …

2019-08-03: Big Finn Hill Park. 23.6 miles. #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: 21 miles. Time for food. Legs beginning to complain. #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: Juanita Bay Park #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: 17.7 miles. I have earned a beer! #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: View of Seattle from Kirkland Corridor #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: Weatherhill Nature Preserve. #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: Next stop: Chainline Brewing at about 2 pm #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: Today I learned that aircraft can go under the Montlake bridge. #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: The 520 trail begins. This is approximately a 2500 smoot bridge. #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: Burke-Gilman Park looks like Teletubbie Land #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: I’m thinking Jak’s Grill for breakfast in about half an hour. #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: Matthews Beach Park #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: Mile 0? #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-03: Boom! #520bridgeloophike

2019-08-02: I’m thinking of a 520 “bridge loop” hike tomorrow, starting at Log Boom Park, …

2019-07-26: Yesterday I did a talk at our local Xcoders meetup (https://www.meetup.com/xcoders) in Redmond, …

2019-07-22: This Thursday, I’ll be speaking on “Swift Basics” at the Xcoders meeting in Redmond. let and …

2019-06-13: Today I realized: “Harry’s” is an apt name for a company that sells hair-shaving products.

2019-06-07: Today I learned: the “mut” in ”mutex” derives from “mutual” and not “mutable”. To me, “mutual” would …

2019-05-01: When did people start using the word “transparent” to mean “easy to see”?

2019-04-25: Disappointed to learn today that “Endgame” is not a film adaptation of the Samuel Beckett play.

2019-04-13: Got to see one of my favorite bands, Southern All Stars, last night in Yokohama. Lots of fun! I …

2019-04-01: Any of my tech followers in Tokyo want to meetup? I’ll be at the MacAdmins meetup at Oak …

2019-03-13: TIL: One BIG is 10 units of Large

2019-03-04: TIL who Luke Perry is

2019-02-20: New find for music to play while working: The Budos Band. All instrumental psychedelic Afro-soul. …

2019-02-18: I’ve been working on my Mac app for Atom Probe Tomography data recently, reviving it after …

2019-02-08: Yesterday’s @CliffMass forecast said snow would start falling before 1 pm, and it starting …

2019-02-08: It’s surprising that most cars don’t handle well when driving on ice, considering that …

2019-01-29: Last weekend read the wonderful Pachinko by Min Jin Lee. Highly recommended. First book in quite a …

2019-01-29: I think this HBO reboot of Sherlock is quite good: www.youtube.com/watch

2019-01-17: Sad to learn of the death of Mary Oliver. Here’s a link to my favorite Mary Oliver poem, The …

2019-01-16: This funny: “counsel representing the estate of the Duke of Buckingham referred to King Richard III …

2019-01-13: Drinking game: watching the 1956 “Around the world in 80 days”, and drinking for each instance of …

2019-01-13: Whenever we ask Siri about Uwajimaya, she thinks we are asking about Mama Bear’s Espresso.

2019-01-12: Don’t remember a 紅白 ending with this much fun and energy. サザンオールスターズ played like they are still in …

2019-01-12: Watching this year’s 紅白 — I am now a fan of Naomi Watanabe

2019-01-11: Inside every rock, hiding, waiting patiently, is a smaller rock

2018-12-31: Finishing the year right!

2018-12-29: Spent a very relaxed Saturday finishing @mattgemmell ‘s Toll. A very satisfying read — looking …

2018-11-30: Found an explanation for the Seahawks disappointing season at Microsoft’s Company Store:

2018-11-03: An interesting new phrase I heard the other day from the offspring: “sound font”. Meaning the …

2018-10-13: Gold!

2018-09-28: Donated to @DrKimSchrier today! Happy to help flip this district !

2018-09-19: spent 5 hours today working around a problem in git: merging master into my branch where master …

2018-09-13: “dog whistle” is an unfortunate partisan term that implies a select group of people, generally …

2018-09-06: I’ve pledged to support @SenatorCollins’ challenger should the Senator vote to confirm …

2018-05-10: The Apple Programmer Playlist A collection of songs in my iTunes library with titles that resonate with the Dogcow: …

2018-04-22: Jemilla Aina occasionally allows me to share their artwork. Today is one of those lucky days.  

2018-04-21: Aggretsuko Rocks Meanwhile, Aina and I are enjoying Netflix’s new series, Aggretsuko ( アグレッシブ烈子 ), about a …

2018-04-21: Taxonomy of Test Categories, Part 2 There are tests named for the object of the test: library test, API test, installer test, UI test, …

2018-04-18: Taxonomy of Test Categories I spent some time with a co-worker today trying to figure out where “Unit Tests” end and …

2018-03-31: Great interview with former FBI special agent Asha Rangappa about all the trouble Trump and his …

2018-03-07: This is the closest I’ll ever come to being a contributor on Last Week Tonight!

2017-12-24: Matthew 26:11 The poor you will always have with you...its the rich SOBs you gotta watch out for.

2017-12-23: I hate TSA PreCheck Its a sign of crappy government: …

2017-11-23: A Swift Nugget: the generic meh comparator A swift nugget: I had the occasion where I wanted to create a generic collection of things with the …

2017-06-05: “HomePods” is an anagram of “Dope Ohms” #WWDC

2017-06-04: Minimum wage laws are ‘anti-dumping’ provisions for labor.

2017-05-11: “It takes courage not to be discouraged.” - Benjamin Ferencz

2017-04-30: Well this is interesting: “Modern version of Frontier"

2017-04-30: Just read the Stephens column in New York Times. I don’t want to cancel my totally useless …

2017-04-28: Day one of a new era. Feels great!