Dvoraky

Posted in Computing

One of the things I’ve always wanted to try was to switch to a Dvorak keyboard layout. It’s one of those computing optimizations that seem to make sense in practice, but hard to start given …

More than just Programmers

Posted in Engineering, Rant

I came this article yesterday. In brief, it talks about a group of veteran programmers – 20+ years of experience, these guys – who lament about today’s programmers lacking the skill to work at low …

Acquaintance with Rails

Posted in Javascript, Rant

It’s been a lengthy two months since I decided to sit down and try to learn Ruby on Rails. Having already been through PHP and Python (both Pylons and Django), Rails is one of those …