2020-06-02: Anger Is A Gift Listen to one of my favorite albums of all time. Listen to the lyrics. Really listen. Almost 30 …

2020-05-29: I have been extremely tense, both emotionally and physically, all day long. I tried to escape at …

2020-05-28: Just waiting for my flight ✈️ to board. #acnh

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2020-05-25: Last night I watched Shogun Assassin with commentary from The RZA and friends. I’ve seen it before …

2020-05-18: Did some rearranging of all of our desks for continued WFH. In doing so I freed up a monitor so I …

2020-05-18: My wife called me an old man after putting socks on to wear my house shoes. Not sure what she means? …

2020-05-16: At the Malabar Scrub Trail. Does anyone else see a kangaroo? 🦘

2020-05-14: If you are looking for some new masks my friend has some great ones on her Etsy shop. She made …

2020-05-14: Hanging with the homies

2020-05-12: Giving the old Chromebook a much needed hard drive upgrade. From 16GB to 240GB.

2020-05-11: Mondayest of All Mondays I usually love Mondays but today was the stereotypical Mondayest of all Mondays I have had in a long …

2020-05-05: Grumble grumble PCs grumble

2020-05-04: We made good use of the new hammock this weekend.

2020-05-04: Spotify Playlist: Genre Glitch This Spotify playlist is really hitting it out of the park!

2020-05-01: Living the Florida life to the maximum!

2020-05-01: This is happening way too often lately and it really kills productivity.

2020-04-30: It is time to say goodbye, old friend. Thanks for all your years of service. 📯

2020-04-30: Oh, it’s going to be this type of day

2020-04-28: I’m still loving this Chrome extension.

2020-04-28: Empty functions.config() in Firebase Functions After upgrading firebase-admin, firebase-functions, and typescript and making some changes in my …

2020-04-27: Laptop Battery Woes Since working from home I have been trying to work outside as much as possible. Today is a …

2020-04-24: How to possibly fix your npm globally installed binary not being found This line in my ~/.npmrc file has been killing my sanity for longer than I want to admit. …

2020-04-24: Fun Chrome Extensions I’ve added two Chrome extensions recently to show me something nice when I am creating a new …

2020-04-24: I tried the mayo instead of butter trick and it worked out.

2020-04-21: Using Pick<T,K> in TypeScript I used Pick<T,K> for the first time today in TypeScript. I had been using Partial<T> for …

2020-04-02: A friend just showed something cool their son made and it got me thinking about all the kids out …

2020-03-29: Rearranging for WFH Did some rearranging of my office area yesterday to accommodate my newish coworkers and classmates. …

2020-03-19: Returning Observable objects from combineLatest() In trying to use more Reactive patterns in Angular I have been using the combineLatest() RxJs method …

2020-02-06: What is this style? Design and Dev friends, what is this style called? planetary.social wetransfer.com/about …

2020-02-04: Do you want to develop an app?

2020-02-03: We have a pandemonium of wild parrots that fly around town. Sometimes they sit outside our office …

2020-02-03: I love catching up with Marc and Lee on Mondays.

2020-01-29: Trying out Aircar on the Oculus Link

2020-01-17: Most days: “Doesn’t anybody work in this town?” Today: “Look all those …

2020-01-06: Face Changing Projection Mask I ran across this interesting project where someone designed and built a 3D printed mask that could …

2020-01-04: Tachikoma From Ghost In The Shell I guess I hit the upper limit of my 3D printer. I’ll look into print the missing part and …

2020-01-03: Lazy 😻

2020-01-02: My Blender experiment is looking better now. I went back into Graphic and divided the paths into …

2020-01-02: Trying out Blender by creating a 3D model from an SVG. It’s doesn’t look right so far. 🤔

2020-01-02: Millennium Falcon The first 3D print of the new year. The first one came out misshapen because I forgot to add …

2020-01-01: New Year, Same Blog, New Posts

2019-12-10: My Hour of Code Project Yesterday was the beginning of Computer Science Education Week. To kick things off at Codecraft …

2019-11-24: Firebase Summit 2019
- What’s New for Firebase Web? I gave a lightning talk yesterday at an event I helped organize for GDG Space Coast covering what …

2019-11-01: Bitbucket Pipeline Failure Deploying to Firebase After a recent push in our develop branch our Bitbucket pipeline was complaining that it could not …

2019-04-22: I'll be leading 2 events this week First, on Thursday evening, I’ll be going over what new services and tools were announced at …

2019-03-10: bat, a Substitute cat Command While watching Suz Hinton/noopkat’s Twitch stream today I noticed that when she ran the cat …

2019-02-07: Prevent Accidental Quitting in Chrome and VS Code I had already taken of this problem in Google Chrome by choosing to be warned before quitting from …

2019-01-03: Faster Internet…Who Dis? From my iPhone X From the iMac

2019-01-02: Cutting the Cord…Again I returned the CableCARD and tuner box at Spectrum to start off the new year not paying for things …

2018-12-31: Ending 2018 in Blue Ridge, Georgia We spent the weekend hanging out in the cabin just outside Blue Ridge, Georgia. We explored Downtown …

2018-12-23: My wife is putting the new slate board to use tomorrow evening. Thanks Google Developers Group!

2018-12-23: I am an experienced technical person who can not get a few mp3s from his computer on to his phone …

2018-12-12: 🎵🎶🎧 EL-P, Killer Mike, Despot - Tougher Colder Killer

2018-12-12: This tweet is 😢 and 🤬 An open letter to @Facebook, @Twitter, @Instagram and @Experian regarding …

2018-12-12: 🎵🎶🎧 Styrofoam - Beequeen

2018-12-12: 🎵🎶🎧 Vector Lovers - Tokyo Gliterati

2018-12-11: 🎶🎵🎤🎧🥁 The Roots - You Got Me

2018-12-10: I had to look up the NPC meme that I saw on Facebook knowyourmeme.com

2018-12-09: I still haven’t watched A Quiet Place yet but this looks like that movie but you can’t …

2018-12-06: British Member of Parliament publishes 250 pages of damning internal Facebook documents that had …

2018-11-27: This is essentially how I feel around normal-sized humans. Just trying to blend in here. Don’t …

2018-11-26: She was not thrilled to have her elf hat on 🧝‍♀️🎅

2018-11-26: Don’t forget, we are landing on Mars today mars.nasa.gov/insight/t…

2018-11-25: What are your screen time reports looking like this week?

2018-11-21: 🤖 The commercial for the Anki Vector is hilarious! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TqA_yt_OAIY

2018-11-20: If you have never seen High Fidelity, you should Dry the Rain - The Beta Band

2018-11-20: The Firebase CLI logout/login dance is getting old. I wish there was a way to store these …

2018-11-19: My boss is the sweetest

2018-11-19: It’s like @macgenie read my mind in this week’s Micro Monday 😉 My Post

2018-11-19: 🎵 I had forgotten about this lovely song: Arcade Fire - Wake Up🎵

2018-11-18: All the Tech YouTubers were actually able to get Group Facetime to work. youtu.be/Pzd4f7WaJ…

2018-11-17: I just had the Impossible Burger for the first time and I have to say, believe the hype.

2018-11-17: The Creque Boyz looking fresh-to-death.

2018-11-17: Orphan Black is on sale for $30! micro.welltempered.net

2018-11-17: I learned that cross-posting to Twitter only posts the first 4 photos and doesn’t provide a …

2018-11-17: Brevard Veterans Memorial Center - Merritt Island

2018-11-17: Here is the full screenshot.

2018-11-17: I’m all in on @microblog I have transferred all my posts off of Wordpress.com. I need to work on …

2018-11-16: 60° In Florida So 🔥 The temperature has dropped for the first time in a long time so of course we have to make a fire …

2018-11-10: Happy 8th Birthday to My Favorite Little Boy

2018-11-04: Hack the IRL 🤘🏾 What a great weekend! Hack the IRL was a great success! After months of planning and hard work by …

2018-10-30: New iPad Pro, MacBook Air, and Mac Mini The Verge always has a great shorter recap of the Apple events. The most surprising thing was that …

2018-10-26: Glorious 🌅 on the IRL As I drove in to work today I was compelled to witness the sun rising on the Indian River Lagoon. …

2018-10-22: mattS - Gabba Ghoul 🎛🎵 http://passenger58.blogspot.com/2018/10/matts-gabba-ghoul.html [wpvideo Y33LSOAa ]

2018-10-16: Dedicated Chilled Cow Player I’ve wanted a dedicated ChilledCow player for a while and I’ve had this old iPad laying in a drawer …

2018-10-07: The Try Guys I had no idea that the Try Guys went out on their own. They were easily one of my favorite parts of …

2018-09-23: Stardew Valley I finally picked it up after eyeing it over the years. I recently started following Playing for Fun …

2018-09-06: Always post your solutions I had a problem with a Wordpress plugin recently and figured out the problem on my own. I made sure …

2018-09-05: GraphQL sounds pretty cool I remember reading about GraphQL sometime last year and it sounded cool but I haven’t had time …

2018-08-30: Hack the IRL I was asked to be the Head of Hacker Experience for the inaugural Hack the IRL hackathon. I’m …

2018-08-29: An Oral History of ‘GoldenEye 007’ on the N64 https://melmagazine.com/an-oral-history-of-goldeneye-007-on-the-n64-129844f1c5ab

2018-08-21: When the sprint is looking good 🔥🔥🔥

2018-07-19: An interesting new 📹 The Insta360 One youtu.be/iK5AXNfTJ…

2018-07-18: Book Meme: Day 5 For seven days I will post a cover of a book I love (or that has significantly influenced me in some …

2018-07-16: Book Meme: Day 4 For seven days I will post a cover of a book I love (or that has significantly influenced me in some …

2018-07-13: Book Meme: Day 3 For seven days I will post a cover of a book I love (or that has significantly influenced me in some …

2018-07-12: Book Meme: Day 2 For seven days I will post a cover of a book I love (or that has significantly influenced me in some …

2018-07-11: Book Meme: Day 1 For seven days I will post a cover of a book I love (or that has significantly influenced me in some …

2018-07-06: I just Orange Justiced at my desk I’ve been working on learning Angular and I finally got this service to work correctly with a …

2018-06-20: uncle milk 🎧 I heard a track used in a promo video. I’m digging this tracklist. Great background music …

2018-06-13: Found this “floating leaf” just hanging around this morning.

2018-06-12: Wendy's is the Undisputed Savage Champ of Twitter twitter.com/Wendys/st…

2018-06-07: These old Burger King pokeballs are a hit in the office.

2018-05-30: Weezer covers Toto's Africa open.spotify.com/track/36P…

2018-05-26: Sharing some RHCP and table space

2018-05-24: Is there anything more satisfying than using your RegEx Fu to save a bunch of time? #idontthinkso

2018-05-22: Completely Silent Computer tp69.wordpress.com/2018/04/1…

2018-05-21: open.spotify.com/user/spot…

2018-05-16: VS Code File Tree Custom CSS I had a small incident yesterday that caused me to go on a hunt this morning to find a solution. The …

2018-05-10: Coding and such I tried posting using the Sunlit app on micro.blog but it crashed. 🤷🏾‍♂️ I’m doing some coding …

2018-05-07: This Is America www.youtube.com/watch This will be in heavy rotation today. Spotify iTunes Google Music

2018-05-05: Trying to learn some Angular and Node and first I want to do is update my packages and it feels like …

2018-05-04: Old and new

2018-05-02: I don’t pay attention to coins like I used to when I was a kid but this one caught my eye as I was …

2018-05-02: I’m still rocking this Jawbone Jambox. It’s a great little speaker.

2018-04-26: My current favorite at Starbucks. I’m trying to recreate the cortadito. Also, coffee shops that …

2018-04-23: New Thievery Corporation Album 🎵🎧 Spotify Apple Amazon YouTube

2018-04-19: I’m going to have to talk to my wife about her habit. 🤑

2018-04-19: Does your co-working space have a painting of Erlich Bachman in it? Groundswell does. It’s free …

2018-04-18: Carmen Sandiego I was reminded by FB that last year they announced an upcoming Carmen Sandiego animated series. It …

2018-04-16: The little programmable drone has arrived!

2018-04-16: Spotify Playlist: Smooth and Creamy https://open.spotify.com/embed/user/mattdiamante/playlist/1tsZV9UGRaynSgEsVs36jK

2018-04-16: Westworld Season 1 Recap www.youtube.com/watch  

2018-04-13: I received my Field Notes Coastal Edition. They look great!

2018-04-10: Stuck in a loop Just trying to get CircleCI working correctly. It’s going to much easier now that I have it …

2018-04-06: Tanglewood - a new Sega Genesis/Megadrive game Matt Phillips found an old Sega hardware development kit and created a new game for the Sega …

2018-03-14: Happy Half Tau Day! http://halftauday.com/ Read up more on Tau and Tau Day and why it is superior to Pi. I also learned …

2018-03-07: I don't know why JS has a bad rep When using parseInt, JS assumes that if the number starts with 0 then it is treated as an octal. …

2018-02-17: Rethinking my PHP development environment after configuring stuff all morning. 🙄

2018-02-15: The Wifi 📶 in EGAD 🎨 is a little much 🤣

2018-02-01: January 🏃🏾‍♂️ I’m looking to get those step numbers up in February. I did close a lot of calorie rings (set …

2018-01-27: 🎵 This Is Jungle Sky Vol. 1 Mutant Jazz is my jam 👌🏾 [youtube www.youtube.com/watch Spotify Google Music Apple Music Amazon …

2018-01-26: PHP 7's null coalescing operator (??) Very handy! The null coalescing operator (??) has been added as syntactic sugar for the common case …

2018-01-05: New (to me) Server Tech I started playing around with some new tech last night after consolidating my Linode servers. First …

2018-01-02: How to Set Up HTTPS Locally Without Getting Annoying Browser Privacy Errors This worked perfectly. The latest Chrome release prevented my old self-signed certificate from …

2018-01-01: Circuit Playground Express Case

2017-12-29: Happy Black Mirror Day!

2017-12-20: I would win at Fitbit if it tracked typing, copying and pasting, and searching Google for stuff. …

2017-12-18: Blockchain Expert Explains One Concept in 5 Levels of Difficulty www.youtube.com/watch

2017-12-17: Using salvaged laptop (and other electronics) batteries to make your own Powerwall. www.youtube.com/watch

2017-12-05: We have these crystals on the office windows that cast rainbows throughout the day. This one caught …

2017-11-29: How to Partition Complex Programming Run/Right/Fast. The classic problem partitioning strategy, taught to me by my dear departed Pappy on …

2017-11-15: It doesn’t happen as much as it used to but whenever I come across a collapsing margin…

2017-11-14: Checking out this new app someone shared with me and laughed on their homepage. Bravo.

2017-11-14: I got my Pano Book from Studio Neat and this cover feels amazing!

2017-11-10: 7 years ago I became a father Happy Birthday to you, Francisco. I’m so happy I get to be your Dad.

2017-11-08: git apply did not work for me but patch worked on first try. Weird.

2017-11-02: Know your job – Yancey Strickler – Medium gza.cc/2z7aZ1H

2017-10-29: The Marion S. Whaley Citrus Packing House was likely damaged during Hurricane Irma.

2017-10-27: This is a pretty awesome idea. www.thisiscolossal.com/2017/10/a…

2017-10-26: Walgreens to begin stocking life-saving Narcan nasal spray in all pharmacies nationwide …

2017-10-26: I’m not sure how or why the grossness of Harvey Weinstein has opened up people to report on …

2017-10-26: I would LOVE it if the Slack Mac app didn’t disconnect everytime I dragged a file onto it to …

2017-10-26: Earning my night owl bagde and then heading to bed 🌙🦉

2017-10-25: Just now realizing that you can use micro.blog to post directly to Wordpress.

2017-10-25: Running Headless Wordpress I ran across this interesting write up on how people are building sites using Wordpress for the …

2017-10-08: The Beep Heard Around the World 🛰️ This article is an interesting look into how the launch of Sputnik 🛰️ allowed Americans 🇺🇸 to come …

2017-10-07: My First Angular and Beers Meetup 🤓🍻 I enjoyed my first Angular and Beers meeting hosted by the Google Developers Group - Space Coast and …

2017-10-04: My new git alias — diffmaster I’m going to admit making some mistakes lately while doing git merges during pull requests. I …

2017-09-29: Angular, I like the cut of your jib I’ve been exploring the world of front-end frameworks lately. In particular I’ve been …

2017-09-29: A peek into the alt-right 🤢 I’ve been listening to the latest episode of This American Life, White Haze. I have not …

2017-09-22: Charge On ⚡ youtu.be/gJ390e5sj…

2017-09-20: Great Word What word have you heard recently that you thought “hey that’s an excellent word that …

2017-09-07: Feeling great! It’s been a long day getting Gena’s house boarded up. I am beat but I honestly love this …

2017-09-05: 🌀 Irma Oh boy, stay safe my friends.

2017-08-28: Spooky Manor is worth the Relay.FM Membership I’m only 5 minutes in and I can already tell you it is worth it. …

2017-08-25: Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 🙏 My friend, Rahul, told me that today is the start of a festival celebrating the Lord Ganesha. …

2017-08-25: DreamHost - Standing up for what is right! I love to see companies that will fight for the rights of their customers. The request from the DOJ …

2017-08-24: Club Flys kind of day

2017-08-21: Space Coast Tech Club - Public Slack for Local Tech and Creative Folks I don’t remember how or when I stumbled upon the DC Tech Slack but I remember immediately …

2017-08-16: Black Lives Matter Is Not a Hate Group http://time.com/4413786/splc-black-lives-matter/ TLDR;

2017-08-16: A nice stash of wallpapers I went with Iron Man http://justinmaller.com/wallpapers/

2017-08-14: Sometimes I feel like...

2017-08-13: Studio Neat's Panobook 🗒️ Pre-Ordered https://www.studioneat.com/products/panobook

2017-08-13: Rocket 🚀 - a handy Mac emoji app I’ve been using Rocket 🚀 since I ran across it on Product Hunt. It is pretty handy.

2017-08-13: Hometown Hate I never knew this.

2017-08-09: My New Poster at Work

2017-08-08: Francisco and I playing with Anchor.FM https://anchor.fm/gilcreque?at=559446

2017-08-06: Office Nook Redeux

2017-08-03: 🔴🐂

2017-08-02: Feeling Nostalgic I was thinking about the episode of The Broken, with Kevin Rose and Dan Huard, where they melted a …

2017-07-27: ❤️ My favorite song from Steven Universe now as an official video www.youtube.com/watch

2017-07-23: I'm hired 😍 My 6.75 year old son has decided that I can now join his company!

2017-07-19: 13 hours debugging a segmentation fault in .NET Core on Raspberry Pi and the solution was… Even the best of us have these days. …

2017-07-19: The Startup Behind NYC’s Plan to Replace Phone Booths with 7,500 Connected Kiosks https://www.technologyreview.com/s/608281/the-startup-behind-nycs-plan-to-replace-phone-booths-with- …

2017-07-19: PBS Off Book — A Web Show on Digital Culture and Art 🎥 www.youtube.com/playlist

2017-07-18: Unreal Engine 4.0 - Photorealism is here (and it is incredible) 🎥 www.youtube.com/watch

2017-07-18: Instagram Makes a Smooth Move to Python 3 thenewstack.io/instagram…

2017-07-18: Full Circle

2017-07-17: What makes people buy software? Justin Jackson walks you through his process of picking software to solve a problem and why you …

2017-07-17: Water Quidditch Purchase a blue HEXBUG AQUABOT™ WAHOO and throw it in the deep end. It makes the perfect …

2017-07-17: The Dock 🏄🏾 vimeo.com/225408543

2017-07-16: Reebok 🙌🏾👊🏾 twitter.com/Reebok/st…

2017-07-13: Vagrant and Xenial Lock File Issue Finally Solved After weeks of getting the error message Unable to lock the administration directory …

2017-06-30: iPhone Prototypes twitter.com/kocienda/…

2017-06-30: Reply All: #100 Friends and Blasphemers Listening to a podcast recommended by a friend I made on LiveJournal that I finally met this month. …

2017-06-29: Checking out the Tycho remix of Alaska by Maggie Rogers [soundcloud url=”api.soundcloud.com/tracks/32…” …

2017-06-29: I need the SNES Classic   Contra III: The Alien Wars Donkey Kong Country EarthBound Final Fantasy III F-ZERO Kirby …

2017-06-28: Checking out the new Chakra Khan album, The Cope Aesthetic [bandcamp width=700 height=786 album=4217885095 size=large bgcol=333333 linkcol=e32c14]

2017-06-28: Fixing incorrect authors in Git commits If you have multiple identities you use with Git you are bound to make a commit using the wrong one. …

2017-06-26: Checking out that new Big Boi album Boomiverse https://open.spotify.com/embed/album/3GMVDzN679XRyBsKzH0dP8

2017-06-21: Another solid bit of vlogging from Nathan Kontny 👌🏾 [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nc_XsG4-LV0&feature=youtu.be]

2017-06-21: He got to hang out with the adults last week and he couldn’t be happier to be a part of a …

2017-06-20: Using 2 usernames with the same Git server The quickest way to solve this is to have two entries in ~/.ssh/config: Host github.com HostName …

2017-06-20: My sister just informed me Prodigy died. He was only 42. Crazy. RIP [youtube …

2017-06-20: I highly recommend Vagrant Manager for Mac OS X

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2017-06-15: So many memes today in summer camp and this song is now stuck in my head. [youtube …

2017-06-15: I bought Francisco a new book to read #lovingday

2017-06-14: This new DuckTales intro is 👌🏾 #🎦 #📺

2017-06-13: Josh Brolin dressed as himself for an 80s party #gooniesneversaydie

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2017-06-13: My American Dream Score is 56. Find yours @ www.movingupusa.com and see what helped you get where …

2017-06-12: Trying to learn how to properly use Snapchat stories. Here is one from our trip to Lion Country …

2017-06-11: My god this DBZ game looks incredible!!!

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2017-06-04: Summer camps start at Codecraft Works tomorrow and I’m excited!

2017-06-02: This is the worst “help” I have ever received. I cannot use the Google Chrome browser to …

2017-06-01: Working Copy, free and great looking Git client on iOS http://gza.cc/2qH9lCV

2017-05-10: I’m using my Wordpress.com blog for my micro.blog by making a post with no title and using the …

2017-05-09: I’m continuing to try out features of micro.blog. I’ve turned on the auto Twitter …

2017-05-09: The new Echo Show looks nice but I’m not sure people will adopt it. If this thing had FaceTime …

2017-05-09: Finally trying out micro.blog I’ve been following Manton Reece for a few years now and he has …

2017-02-23: New Political Tech This past election cycle I volunteered with DevProgress, an open source volunteer tech team for the …

2017-02-21: My Zagg Slim Book Failed When I bought my iPad Pro 9.7” back in September I was pretty sure I was going to purchase the …

2017-02-07: I'm loving vlogs I know I’m late to the game on Casey Neistat but there are some other people I have enjoyed …

2016-02-16: Developer Podcast Recommendations Like a lot of people I know I rarely listen to the radio anymore. I listen to quite a few podcasts …

2014-03-05: Google's Dead Man's Switch

While looking up ways of implementing a Dead man’s switch via software I stumbled upon an …

2013-05-23: Github Activity Aside for Octopress

While working on my new Octopress powered site I began to look at the plugins provided by default. …

2013-05-21: Octopress I’m finally updating my nameplate site and migrating my blogging to Octopress which is based …