Category Archives: Tech

Just whatever is going on in the set of the tech world intersecting with my life.

Don’t talk to Jeannette

Yes, I do know that many of my stories are poorly structured. You know what, though? That is life! Not everything has a clean ending. And if you wait for an experience to end, you (I at least) will never … Continue reading

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Quinoa biscuits and spinach butter

I told The Redhead not to sabotage my job search just because right now he has a live-in maid and cook, that if I got this job I could get a chef to come by and make him oatmeal for … Continue reading

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What to do first?

OK, so I told you that I unwrapped my Arduino yesterday, right? So, I’m sitting here looking at it and going, ok – what do you do with a micro-controller on a board with only an LED attached (I mean, … Continue reading

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Just got my Arduino

I know, I’m a bit late to the game, but I have busy doing other stuff … so I was very excited to get an Arduino Uno for my birthday! Being the typical impatient person, I couldn’t be bothered to … Continue reading

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I could be in class right now…

I don’t think I’ve blogged much about my job search. It is something I have been of two minds about, because on the one hand I think the experience has been interesting, but since I don’t know if I have … Continue reading

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My first hackathon!

Just got back from my first hackathon, held at the Sacramento Hacker Lab and organized for International Open Data Day. It was exciting to be around so many intelligent and inspired people. All the people I met when I first … Continue reading

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Budding Irish Entrepreneurs take heed!

Just got this announcement from Fiona at NDRC – I hope you are all well; I am delighted to invite you to the next Open Mic Idea Jam taking place on the Tuesday, 5th of March in The Stags Head, … Continue reading

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Phone Phishing

I guess the phone number I got wasn’t out of service that long, because I get a lot of wrong numbers with the occasional telemarketer mixed in. First thing I did when I moved to California was put the home … Continue reading

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Secrets!

So, yesterday I ran into a guy who was involved in a decision-making process that affects me that isn’t supposed to be announced until Friday, and because this decision is the only thing we know that we have in common, … Continue reading

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Check out today’s Irish Times!

Just wanted to share this article in the Irish Times about Swequity. I am on the Gotcha Ninjas team. Final Swequity pitches are tomorrow (visit that link to request a ticket if you want to attend) then Launchpad pitches on … Continue reading

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