My notes from reading Deep Work by Cal Newport. I picked up this book because I noticed that I was spending more and more time aimlessly surfing the web in the evenings, and I wanted some strategies to help me get back in the habit of working on creative projects instead.
My notes from reading Flow, a book by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi that explores the nature of fufilling experiences and activities.
My notes from reading Creativity, Inc., a book by Ed Catmull (president of Pixar) in which he describes his career and its main focus: to develop a portable set of blueprints for creating a thriving creative company.
Some friends and I built Jargon for Rails Rumble. Jargon is a publishing platform for people who write about code.
Evolution is a program I wrote that tries to mimic a source image by randomly drawing polygons.
Urban Airship is a service that manages sending push notifications to a variety of devices and platforms. This post walks through some of the features of a gem I wrote for interacting with their API.