Monthly Archives: December 2015

Why I work on backends and infrastructure

People are often startled to discover that I specialized in Human Computer Interaction for my master’s degree. They invariably ask me why I work in infrastructure. The truth is, I’ve worked on backend systems and infrastructure ever since I graduated. The full-stack development I’ve done in the past did involve some user interface and user… Read More »

Closing down Arch Linux Schwag

You may have noticed the reduced availability of merchandise at I am sad to say that I will be closing the site at the end of this month. It has become too much hassle to get the shipments together, deal with the cost of Canadian shipping, and, most especially, the taxes and accounting. I’m… Read More »

Migrated Blog

Due to database issues, I’ve migrated my blog from to my personal domain which has been sitting empty for many years: My posts are going to continue to be infrequent for a while, but I do intend to pick up on blogging in the latter half of next year. In the meantime, you… Read More »