I’m a software engineer living in New York City. I build award winning solutions for companies like IDEO, Thomson Reuters, and beIN Sports. I founded JAKT, a leading design and development consultancy that uses technology to solve problems for entrepreneurs and cor­po­ra­tion. I also started the proposal for what would become The Workplace. Continue reading.


Google Shutters PageSpeed Service

PageSpeed never had a chance. Google has shuttered the service with an end-of-life effective August 3rd, 2015.

Samsung’s Design Problem

Samsung released a quasi-Apple design video which continently leaves out the alignment issues on S6 and S6 Edge devices.

Scripting OmniFocus and Harvest

Start timers in Harvest directly from OmniFocus tasks.

Monitor tasks with AnyBar

Use AnyBar and some shell functions to monitor executing processes.

Creating a 404 page with Fastly

How to create and manage custom 404 pages using synthetic responses on Fastly.

Processing Server Logs

Using server logs to reduce errors during a site migration.

Favorite Things from 2014

Hardware and apps from 2014.

Tom Bihn Bags For Sale

Up for sale are a Founders Briefcase and a Zephyr.

Using JavaScript with WKWebView in iOS 8

iOS 8 adds WKWebView with a powerful interface to JavaScript running inside the frame. Here I exploring an small example and theorize about future iOS applications.

Fixing Django’s Admin Inlines

The Django admin offers inlines as a way to quickly add or edit related models. Here's some tweaks to make it easier.


You can reach me at my current email address,

Other links:

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Try viewing all archives or dropping me a line.