Hammerhead, Karoo, and a Pitch for Open Source

Hammerhead is just about to get thousands of Karoo cycling computers into the hands of users. However, based on DC Rainmaker's first impressions, it seems like the software has a »

Enabling Timeline in VS2013 WPF Applications

In January, with the release of Visual Studio 2015 CTP5, Microsoft announced a whole host of new tooling for WPF applications. One of the neatest features was one called Timeline »

Working Remotely -- Six Months In

Background Back in June I gave up the luxury of working in my company's home office, the headquarters for the entire operation and home base for the IT workforce. It »

Working Remotely -- Week One

One Week Down I've finished my first week as a so-called remote worker. Thankfully, it hasn't felt as much like exile as I had feared. But there's definitely been a »

Five Comfortable Years Come To An End

For the last five years, I've been firmly planted at the headquarters of my current employer, a large US printer. HQ is the hub of software development and IT. Unlike »