Canyons Resort, Park City, Utah

This week, the entire company is getting together for the annual Grand Meetup in Park City, Utah. The views here are gorgeous.

Canyons Resort, Park City, Utah

This week, the entire company is getting together for the annual Grand Meetup in Park City, Utah. The views here are gorgeous.

Meeting hundreds of people at once

I’m laying in bed, unable to sleep due to both excitement and nerves, thinking about the events of tomorrow. Tomorrow afternoon I’ll get on a plane and fly to Park City, Utah, to meet about 250 colleagues I’ve been working with for nearly a year but haven’t met.

Every year the entire company gets together in what they call a “Grand Meetup” to get some face time with one another. Automatticis a…

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Tinkering With Ubuntu

Tinkering with Ubuntu

The other day I came across an old iBook laptop from 2004 in a box in my office. I remembered it was very sluggish last time I used it, and booting it up confirmed my recollections. So I started thinking how I could repurpose this old piece of hardware. I wanted to do something with Linux because leaving OS X 10.5 on that slow machine was not going to be at all beneficial.

Me…

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Union Station Grand Hall

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We visited the gorgeous Union Station in Kansas City on a walking food/history tour. This 850,000 square foot building, with original architectural details, is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. The Grand Hall is stunning with 95-foot high ceilings, three 3500-pound chandeliers, and a 6-foot wide clock hanging in the archway.

It also has a rich and interesting history. The notorious…

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