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It's Been a While


Joe Barrett - Sept. 19, 2017, 11:45 p.m.

But I'm back now, for the time being at least. After some recent events — weddings (a lot of them), trying to make the house a home, work X a million, side projects, gaming, beer, oh yeah, and the break-up; ...

It Started With Bees...


L Jawor - Aug. 13, 2017, 9:54 a.m.

Quite a lot of them. Indoors.

My husband and I awoke to find that our spare bedroom had been inundated with a massive, winged horde of black and yellow kamikazes. They darted about the room loudly, as unhappy with their ...

Setting up SSL on a Django App with Let's Encrypt - Ubuntu, Apache, and mod_wsgi


Joe Barrett - Feb. 3, 2017, 12:22 a.m.

Assuming that you are already running a Django app with Apache and mod_wsgi, this is a quick little tutorial on how to set up a free SSL with Let's Encrypt.

Hop in to your server, in this example I will ...

DoubleClick Studio QA Certified


Joe Barrett - Jan. 8, 2017, 9:43 p.m.

A few years back at ABM, we used DoubleClick Studio to create rich media ads for some of our advertisers. It was pretty simple. They had templates for almost any type of ad you could think of. You would download ...

Happy Holidays!


Joe Barrett - Dec. 25, 2016, 10:17 p.m.

I wanted to take a quick second out of the day to wish everyone a merry Christmas, happy Hanukkah, happy Kwanzaa, happy New Year, and all other celebrations this holiday season.

It's not about how many gifts you give or ...

My First Post


Joe Barrett - Dec. 11, 2016, 9:14 p.m.

I've been talking for years about putting some kind of blog together for myself. A place to share some development projects I've worked on, ideas I come up with, or just other things I think are worth it. Well, I'm ...