An interesting thing happened to me about a week and a half ago during my RAGNAR run. My phone stopped charging. It had been giving me some grief for a bit but nothing I or my friends could do could get it to charge. This wound up affecting my running… Continue reading
Here’s the recap I penned on my RAGNAR experience this past weekend. I can’t wait for the next one!
Sometimes you just have to stick with older code…
I ran into a problem a while back when deploying an application to Azure that was using the DNX / .Net Core RC1 Framework. I started seeing errors such as:
Unable to resolve dependency Microsoft.Extensions.Options 1.0.0-rc2-final
Similarly when I would attempt to compile I would see an error such as:
The dependency Microsoft.Extensions.Options 1.0.0 in project ZZZ does not support framework DNX,Version=v4.5.1.
Something strange was going on… Continue reading
There’s that moment. It’s nearly three o’clock in the morning, out in the middle of the Pacific Northwest and it is pitch black, minus a blinking light on my back and a head lamp illuminating about 20 feet in front of me. Continue reading
When cleaning out my garage last month, I discovered in a box that I had a copy of I, Robot by Isaac Asimov. You’re probably heard the “three laws of robotics” before, though the movie or elsewhere in science fiction. After having such a great time reading the Foundation Series, I figured I would give this one a try, and I was even more impressed than before. Continue reading
…here’s an article I co-wrote that was published last week about some tech we’re using for our upcoming RAGNAR.
Well, it’s been a week since I first reported the potential of HashOcean being a scam, and at this point I believe I can safely flag it as such. I was fortunate in that I had only invested a few dollars into the mining operation and had actually received a payout. What is more interesting though, is the crazy path of stories, sites, and information that has been passed around over the week. While I haven’t had the most in-depth recollection of what has transpired, here is what I’ve seen from my daily checkins on the issue over the course of a week.