work

Creating a Video For Your Team
Wednesday, December 3 2010

Haakon Langaas Lageng asked me the other day "How do you make your videos?" His question was less technical, more procedural. I answered him and thought that I would share this with you. You might be thinking "why would I do such a thing?" - the answer is that a well-made screencast saves everybody time and is 10 times as effective as a book.

How To Replace a $600 Piece of Software with 100 Lines of Ruby
Thursday, December 4 2010

Believe it or not - this title isn't link-baiting. I have to deal with encoding video on a near-daily basis and it can be mind-numbing, frustrating, and time-consuming. I finally got fed up and rolled my own. It took 5 hours and 100 lines of Ruby. This is my story.

Microsoft, SubSonic, and Me
Thursday, October 4 2007

This is the sixth rewrite of this post. It's not that I don't know how to write a thought, nor that people are telling me what to write.