Update 2: status of this blog

(This post is part of my blog archiving project. This post appeared on bytecodex.wordpress.com on June 3rd, 2008.) I’ve been away for awhile, and I’ve now moved into Milwaukee (well, technically Shorewood, to keep the urbanites happy; it’s not quite far enough downtown for them). I should have a new ISP...

Nuking Arphids (RFID tag)

(This post is part of my blog archiving project. This post appeared on mathiasx.baywords.com on May 6th, 2008.)

Your personal information doesn’t belong to Facebook.

(This post is part of my blog archiving project. This post appeared on mathiasx.baywords.com on May 5th, 2008.) Today I had to perform a lot of voodoo to delete my Facebook account. They allow you to deactivate it, but they keep your personal information. If you contact them to delete...

Git is full of win

(This post is part of my blog archiving project. This post appeared on bytecodex.wordpress.com on March 23, 2008.) The blogosphere seems to be blowing up with regards to the SCM suite git. At least, the blogosphere I frequent. git is an open source project started by Linus...

Milwaukee DevHouse 1 Recap

(This post is part of my blog archiving project. This post appeared on bytecodex.wordpress.com on March 19, 2008.) Pete Prodoehl has the scoop. I don’t really know what to say about it. We all met up at Bucketworks in Milwaukee with the intent to hack and hang out....

Fallacy: Startups don't work in the Midwest

(This post is part of my blog archiving project. This post appeared on bytecodex.wordpress.com on December 04, 2007.) (aka I’ll let you know when the Midwest stops sucking) Well, the title of this blog post is a little misleading: take for example, 37signals, which was the shining star...

Jogging the memory with Shoes

(This post is part of my blog archiving project. This post appeared on http://bytecodex.wordpress.com/ on November 29, 2007.) Today, I wanted to share my latest little one-night coding project. But first, a little back story. I’ve been looking for a new Mac OS X GUI text editor for the...