New word: "belligerent"

bel·lig·er·ent /bəˈlijərənt/ adjective hostile and aggressive. "a bull-necked, belligerent old man" noun A nation or person engaged in war or conflict, as recognized »

New Word: "cavalcade"

cav·al·cade /kavəlˈkād/ noun a formal procession of people walking, on horseback, or riding in vehicles. "bystanders cheered as the cavalcade passed by" »

Book of the Week: Elon Musk

I just finished reading Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future by Ashlee Vance. I enjoyed the book and recommend you read »

Hapi Starter

At CloudMine, I use a lot of Hapi. To make my life easier when starting a new project I've made a template: »

Alamos - Malbec

Name: Alamos Region: Mendoza, Argentina Alcohol: 13.0% Year: 2014 Thoughts Quick thoughts on this one. I was hoping for much more flavor in my first »

Talent is Overrated

I just finished reading Talent is Overrated by Geoff Colvin. He debunks the idea that people have an "innate" talent toward something, and most people will »

Getting Started with cURL

cURL is an incredibly powerful tool when working on the web, but getting started (and being useful) with it can take some time. I'm going to »

Execution is Hard

I'm an idea person. Maybe you are too. Sometimes, I wish I wasn't. I wish I didn't have ideas that I always thought were good (who »