Impress your friends with a custom animated gif search

For a long time, text-based communications have used emoticons to express various emotions. More recently, at least in the nerd community in which I work, the use of animated gifs has become a popular means of going beyond emoticons. The problem is...often times the challenge of finding the right…

But, how is it supposed to work?

UI/UX developer. Its kind of an interesting title, isn't it. My experience has been that it often seems that people make the assumption that because our work is on the user interface, we're really only concerned with delivering stuff that looks a certain way. Well that seems like a…

He was a great man

Years ago, after months of prayer and challenging conversations, my beautiful wife had the privilege of praying with her father as he confessed Jesus Christ as his Lord, asked Him into his heart and received Him as his savior. That moment, while exciting and meaningful at the time, means so…

Getting to know Bower: a package manager for the web

Last week I did a presentation on Bower for some internal training at work. This is the slide deck from the presentation. It's a fairly comprehensive look at using Bower for both consuming packages as well as creating and maintaining packages for consumption by others. I think its a pretty…

Leading my children by example

Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it. - Proverbs 22:6 Sometime last year I made a commitment to try to read the Bible every day. It doesn't always happen, but I try. When I first…