From kernel manic to total system failure

As I have talked about in my most recent blog post, I suffer from Bipolar disorder. For roughly a week and a half or so I was in a manic episode. Luckily I was able to keep my focus on just a set number of projects instead of starting new projects that I never finish.
Unfortunately due to my manic episode I tend to rush through code without leaving a lot of comments for myself. I also tend to break stuff, as usual, and forget where I left off to even fix it.
In the past few days I’ve finally hit that period where I start to feel melancholic. This obviously isn’t good. I stop focusing on code, and start slipping into a depression which makes it difficult to stay motivated.…

I’m a geek, gamer, and co-founder of Gota.IO. I dream in code. I can write in PHP, Perl, C#, HTML, CSS, & javascript. I am also an apache attack helicopter. Hobbies include flying around, shooting things down, and occasionally breaking stuff.

Living with bipolar disorder, as a programmer

I’ve been diagnosed with bipolar disorder almost 2 years ago, but I have been suffering from it my whole life. With bipolar disorder comes constant ups and downs. Some days I just bounce right out of bed and start to work on projects. Other days I don’t feel like doing much of anything at all. In retrospect I see how it has affected work performance in the past.

I’m a geek, gamer, and co-founder of Gota.IO. I dream in code. I can write in PHP, Perl, C#, HTML, CSS, & javascript. I am also an apache attack helicopter. Hobbies include flying around, shooting things down, and occasionally breaking stuff.

Things aren’t always as they seem – my router story

With a home network of 29+ devices a standard router from the store just doesn’t cut it for me. We have smart TV’s, game systems, phones, tablets, laptops, desktops, you name it and it’s probably connected to our wired or wireless network. Many standard routers can handle roughly 4-5 active devices concurrently before they start…

It’s Not a Party Until the SWAT Team Shows Up

Since my girlfriend decided to subtly hint about it in a recent blog post on her website, and I broke the news on Twitter, I thought I would finally write about my experience early in February.

I’m a geek, gamer, and co-founder of Gota.IO. I dream in code. I can write in PHP, Perl, C#, HTML, CSS, & javascript. I am also an apache attack helicopter. Hobbies include flying around, shooting things down, and occasionally breaking stuff.