Why OMSCS?

In the two years since applying to Georgia Tech’s online computer science master’s program (OMSCS for short), a question I’ve heard from family, friends, coworkers, and recruiters is, “Why OMSCS?”...

Delivering perf reports

A teammate and I are developing a generic scheduling system to replace the built-in Kubernetes CronJob scheduler for triggering thousands of periodic jobs. The built-in Kubernetes scheduler is too slow...

Getting URL and Tab Title from Firefox with AppleScript

A long time ago, a coworker shared an AppleScript function that gets the title and URL from the current tab in Chrome and formats the result as an Emacs org...

Tech debt

For a long time I’d considered technical debt to be just a bad thing. That it was a mess left behind by imprudent coders of the past. I hadn’t paused...

Command Lining

I’ve slowly accumulated knowledge of a few tricks that help me to be productive at the terminal prompt. These are things that I somehow missed during years of computer science...