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Magic Pill

If you had a magic pill that would let you live the life of your dreams, what would your life look like? more...

Gmail Log

Track how well you do email more...

Your Number

How much money is enough? more...

Introducing Timecard App

a rewrite of my oldest useful program more...

Microconf 2016 Notes

my notes from the 2016 microconf more...

MCT oil vs. Coconut Oil for Ketogenic Diets

While researching ketosis, I saw pretty clearly that fats are really good to eat. But which is the most effective? more...

Jitouch on OS X 10.10 Yosemite

My fix for the Mac OS X trackpad gesture application, Jitouch, on Yosemite. more...

$100 3D Printed Engagement Ring

Conventional wisdom says to spend one to three month's salary on your engagement ring, but with 3D printers you can get one for barely more than the cost of the metal. more...

MacBook Developer Setup

I've been on Macs since I was 10 years old. I love them obsessively, but my needs for Mac OS X as a developer are more than the operating system comes with by default. more...

Go to college for free

The average cost of a public university education in the US is right around $130,000. By hacking the system, you can get by for precisely $130,000 cheaper - free. more...

The Remote Control Person

A design for a remote control you can use on people. more...

SMU Sing Song 2013

I was part of the winning team for the 2013 Sing Song musical competition at Southern Methodist University. more...

The Walkie Sockie

An Arduino project for a walkie talkie you use with your feet. more...

The Conversation Monitor

You know that one guy who always talks way more than everyone else? Now you can quantify exactly how much of a jerk he's being. more...

How would you redesign the wallet?

Our first design project in Human Centered Design at SMU was to redesign the wallet. This was my personal design process that led to a novel wallet prototype. more...

You Should Learn to Program

Why? It makes you smarter, computers are improving faster than you are, and - if you're like me - you want to maximize your laziness. more...

Ericsson Hackathon

A winning hackathon idea to get immediate feedback from a large group of people over sms and robocalling. more...

Musical Eating

A useless talent made possible by the MaKey MaKey. more...

Human Centered Design at SMU

I've always cared deeply about design, but I've never felt I was innately good at creating good design. It has, however, been something I've been consciously working on for the last few years, and something I plan on continuing for the rest of my life. more...

Virtual Shadow Dance

A Microsoft Kinect project to manipulate your shadow. more...

TI Innovation Competition

A winning hackathon idea for a nightstand projector. more...

Walk on the Grass

If you're the kind of person that optimizes every aspect of your life, you should always walk on the grass. more...