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  1. Reached the point in the project where the code is in my brain long after I close the computer. Even tried chasing it away with a Manhattan.

  2. I know I’ve said this before but it makes me nervous when things work the first time after a big code change/refactoring.

  3. Incredible day at The Masters. What a golf course. I’m exhausted.

    Now on to Pointe Vedre. TPC Sawgrass tomorrow.

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  4. Hypothesis: I could eat at a different Waffle House for every meal on this trip.

    Not going to test it.

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  5. Embarking on a two week trip full of golf, family and friends. At The Masters tomorrow.

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  6. Perspective

    I loved the bit in the the latest episode of the Accidental Tech Podcast where John Siracusa says: We judge ourselves by our motivations and others by their actions. This hit home to me. It’s very common for people to make less-than-generous assumptions of others when they have very little information about them. Once you…

  7. Just Start

    Over the last few months I’ve been playing Flow Free, a popular iOS game (there’s an Android version too). It’s my type of game, a casual puzzle game that I can pick up and put down whenever I want. I’ve also found the game to be an interesting metaphor. Too often I see smart people…

  8. Finally emailed Hover to start the process of transferring my domains to them. The reminders in my podcasts did make a difference.

  9. Lessons From Inbox Zero

    I’m a month in on INBOX ZERO. It’s been a good experience. I spend less time staring at a list of things I need to deal with at some point and am only looking at new things that need attention. I like not having a backlog of things sitting on my shoulders weighing me down.…

  10. Day 3 of INBOX ZERO.

    Couldn’t do it for the previous 10+ years. The biggest enabler? Getting fewer emails as I step into the CTO role.

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