Author Archives: Nick

Nick

October 20, 2018

Watching Miss (almost) 5 learn how to play the ukulele and the recorder fills my heart with joy. She gave her first “family” concert tonight and it was perfect.

Nick

October 20, 2018

It’s been a while since I stopped reading Twitter and I’m happy to say I feel happier. It was not he posts from the folks I follow that bothered me, it was often the replies they were getting.

Nick

August 24, 2018

I’m experimenting with #Mastodon

So far I’ve enjoyed it and it reminds me of two things: old Twitter, and IRC.

https://mastodon.social/@nicktmro

So far I think micro.blog is a better fit for my needs, though.

Nick

June 9, 2018

I often find myself dancing as I tidy up the house. Am I a good dancer? Am I a terrible one? Who cares?! One thing I know with certainty is that Miss 9 months old finds my moves hilarious.

Nick

June 3, 2018

Everyone can code.

My 4 year old empress definitely enjoys it, particularly when wearing the crown she drew herself.

Nick

June 3, 2018

Will host a 4:30am Cocoaheads on Tuesday, and I’m definitely having second thoughts as the day approaches…

Nick

May 21, 2018

Time goes at its slowest when you’re waiting for your child’s health to get better.

Nick

May 12, 2018

Here are my top Google I/O ‘18 announcements:

1. Linux apps on Chrome OS. Game changer move
2. Duplex. May have been scripted/faked but the real point is the amazing decision graph behind that demo
3. Iterations on Material Design and Architecture Components
4. Iterations on Maps / Lens