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Monday, January 8, 2024

For our holiday gift exchange this year, I made dice towers. Grain-wrapped red oak, in three different styles of joinery.

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Monday, June 21, 2021

If you're seeing this post, DNS has updated, and you've been directed to my new blog hosting. If I've done everything correctly, all of my previous posts are available here, at the same URLs. Hopefully I've even set up the Atom feed so that anyone using a feed reader has been automatically redirected as well.

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Sunday, January 16, 2011

I was inspired, this weekend, by off-list discussion of Luwak and by Guy Steele's talk How to Think about Parallel Programming—Not!. The two seemed naturally attracted, and thus I created the luwak_mr module.

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Friday, January 29, 2010

Interested in Riak? Wondering about these "vector clock" things? Check out my latest post on The Basho Blog.

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Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Webmachine (and Erlang use in general) is picking up. If you're looking for a few more people to follow in relation to webmachine, I have some suggestions.

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Monday, February 16, 2009

Steven Frank agrees that 3-choice voting (like/shrug/dislike) is plenty. It's great to see someone else suggest it. Maybe we'll see it pop up in a few more places.

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Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Unfortunately, I only found out this morning that some of you probably thought I had given up on BeerRiot. A month or so ago, I started hosting another domain on the same server, and thought I'd set up Yaws to handle that properly. Unfortunately, I botched it bad enough that while beerriot.com still worked, www.beerriot.com didn't. Sorry!

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Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Woah - so much for February, eh?

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Monday, December 17, 2007

Hi all. In case you're wondering why BeerRiot has been down most of today - it's a hardware problem. Something about faulty drives on the machine hosting my VPS, which keeps throwing things into read-only mode.

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Sunday, September 16, 2007

Just got back from DevHouse Boston. Thought I'd spill a few thoughts here for reference later.

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