Blog Posts

My Q4 2014 Data Review [nomie]

The following post is based on 11,000 data points recorded between Aug 2014 and Dec 2014 using Nomie. The charts were created using Tableau Public, a great data visualization platform. Since tracking…

Get the 2015 Corbinizer!

I'm a big fan of using a paper based task manager, here are 4 really good reasons why you should be too. Learn more and download it at Corbinizer.com…

Don't make New Year "Resolutions"

2015 is in a few hours. This year, don't make "resolutions". This year make a mission. Make 2015 stand for something. One single mission that can be fully or partially obtained over the next 365 days.…

Evolution of the Nomie Logo w/ the Golden Ratio

Why an Elephant for the Nomie logo? They don't forget Elephant and the Rider Elephant in the Room Below is the progression of the elephant, from childish, to simplistic, to fairly well balanced. I've…

Nomie Field Guide: First batch of beta testers.

I have the attention span of a field mouse and the will power of a crack head. This is why Nomie had to be made. Nomie lets me track and understand my actions and ativities without demanding more tha…

Code: String to Color in Javascript

I needed a way to set a unique color for each tag. Here is the result: a string hashing to hex library I'm calling, ever so creatively, "String to Color". View on Github Here's the readme: String to…

Down goes another side project - bye bye Listy!

Today I'm officially announcing the end of life of Listy.me happens June 5th 2014. I had an idea (back in 2009) for a super simple way to create a share lists with people. I often found that I wanted…

4 Reasons to use a paper based task manager

If you've ever met me in person you have surely seen my Corbinizer - the single piece of paper that I use to track each weeks tasks. I started this experiment back in 2010 and have used it virtually…

2013 Side Projects Year in Review

2013 (like most years before it) consisted of me building a handful of little side experiments. This year, however, is the first year I will try to summarize my experience in hopes to stop repeating t…

Meet my Job Board Platform.

I've been building job boards since 2009. What does that mean, you might ask? I create niche websites that show job openings for said niche, and give employers the ability to post jobs, for a fee of c…

PHP, Backbone, Bootstrap, Oh My!

I've always had a lot of ideas for businesses, apps and general technical debauchery. Each time I get one of these hairs up my ass I start to code, with very little forethought. Each time I would star…