Contributing to Open Source is more than just code

Posted on Saturday, December 7, 2019

Getting involved in open source is more than just writing code. I have had this same conversation with several developers over the last week. So you know what that means, BLOG POST!


Publishing Reference Counts for Connected Observables

Posted on Friday, November 15, 2019

While looking into GH-2170 I wound up digging through RefCount on the dotnet reactive repository. So, when I get into the guts of code that is over my head, I talk to the guru's. I got schooled by a Functional Reactive Programming sorceress about two specific Reactive Operators Publish() and RefCount(). I am come down from the mountain top with knowledge for the people!


Scientific, Iterative, Test Driven oh my!

Posted on Wednesday, August 14, 2019

I know I may be old fashioned, but I wanted to be a Computer Scientist. As a kid the science of computing excited me! Entering college, the Computer Science track seemed natural. I would learn the joys of Data Structures and Algorithms analysis, and the woes that is the Theory of Computation. Your job as a scientist is to disprove theory. Your enemy is theory and the tool you use to vanquish said enemy is, application. So when I write software, I do not abandon the corner stone of our claim to existence, the Scientific Method.