"Balance:" First Beach at La Push, on Washington state's Olympic Peninsula.

Dao De Data, Chapter 1

Critically assess your biases. Publish this analysis biases alongside your data insights. Consider who might want to opt out of a given data application. Strive to empathize with users that resist features and aim to understand why. ...the Tao is found where we would least expect it--not in the strong but in the weak; not … Continue reading Dao De Data, Chapter 1


FunctionalCV on Python 2.7

Though I'm still working on getting a Python 3 branch of SimpleCV together, my Python 2.7 master branch has steadily improved to a (mostly) functional state. I've only been able to get it up & running on my Raspberry Pi, where the PiCam driver does not seem to be recognized by SimpleCV, but all capabilities … Continue reading FunctionalCV on Python 2.7

Is it too late to change my answer to MySpace?

As social engagement shifted to the more accelerated, one-size-fits-all engagement of the Facebook model, I was part of the cultural shift away from the less scrollable content network of MySpace. In hindsight, there are a few reasons I wish I could take it back and stick with MySpace until the end. I use my Facebook … Continue reading Is it too late to change my answer to MySpace?

#allin216: Machine Learning

"It is what you learn after you know it all that counts." ~John Wooden A brief runthrough of recent developments in my addiction to learning, progressive technology, and professional development.