After seeing this photo make the rounds on social media, I figured that I should share it here as well.
This photo was taken mid-October at the 2015 Grand Meetup in Park City, Utah.
I’ve always interpreted the iOS grinning face as “anguished clenched-teeth look of constipation”, so it’s interesting to see how the same emoji on other platforms is actually interpreted as more happy. The most widely misinterpreted is the “grinning face with smiling eyes” emoji, which—depending on the platform—can range from the rosy-cheeked cherubic face of glee … Read more
After media portrayed Richard Dreyfuss’ attendance at a Ted Cruz rally as support for Cruz, Harry Dreyfuss comes to the defense of his father and common sense. It is not shocking that people mistake curiosity with support, but it is pathetic and it is tragic. If we shame curiosity, our country will never stop being scarred … Read more
I tend to overpack for trips. Hell, when I went to Rome last December, I took 2 carry ons and a rolling bag that was checked. After having to deal with all of that luggage while in Rome, I decided I’d never pack that much. So, this last April when I went to San Diego … Read more
Career Foundry recently reached out to me to get a quote for an article they wrote named Learning To Code, A Web Developer’s Guide My response for the article was: Start small with a self-hosted WordPress site and then slowly break it and make it better. Large projects have a habit of becoming demoralizing. Small … Read more
Stephane Daury recently shared a link to a Chrome extension from Flickr that opens up a new image each time a tab is opened. Being a web developer, I am in my browser all day looking at documentation, testing code, learning, and collaborating with coworkers. Having this Flickr extension for Chrome allows me to take … Read more
When my mom remarried a couple of years ago, she did something that I thought was really cool. At the wedding ceremony, visitors were given disposable cameras so that they could take an active role in the wedding by helping to take pictures. I thought this was a great idea for a couple of reasons: … Read more