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Rental Cars and Bluetooth - 17 Sep 2018

I recently traveled far as hell and needed a rental car. Since most rental cars are up to date and NY has a “no cell phone” law while driving (you can’t hold your phone in your hand) I decided to use the Bluetooth option and pair with the car’s onboard audio system, allowing me to play music and get phone calls.

What is Reactive Programming - 02 Sep 2018

I’ve been doing a bunch of interviews lately. In particular I’m interviewing for Android positions (finally). A question that always gets asked is my thoughts on reactive programming. Why? I really don’t know and tend to forget what it means. So in this post I will attempt to breakdown what reactive programming is and maybe give you some pointers from the Android perspective.

Creating a Nextcloud server on Linode - 02 Sep 2018

Based off Ubuntu 16.04.4 LTS linode

Firebase + React Native (Building an inventory App) - 02 Sep 2018

If you don’t want to read this and just want to view the code then it can be found here. This walk-thru assumes you know the basics of firebase.

Guide to Wine Bottle Tree - 02 Sep 2018

Where did I get this idea?