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Signed S3 Custom, Secure Urls on CloudFlare
It may sound contrived, but the signing a custom S3 URL which is secured through CloudFlare is a very common and unbelievably challenging process....
May 10, 2022
3 min read
Oklahoma Vaccine Alerts Website
When vaccines started rolling out in January, my father-in-law mentioned he was having trouble finding an appointment. We weren’t eligible yet, so he sent...
April 16, 2021
2 min read
Easter Egg Launcher / Rocket Launcher
This project was… a failure. But I learned a lot and put several million miles on my truck driving to home depot. Ever year...
April 9, 2021
58 sec read
Arduino “America’s Got Talent” Buttons
My niece LOVES America’s Got Talent, so my sister had a brilliant idea to do an AGT style talent show for her birthday. Friends...
February 26, 2021
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iScout is Acquired by KPA
I’ve posted on this before, but I co-founded an EHS management SaaS with two buddies back in 2014. Looking back, I must have been...
January 13, 2021
41 sec read
Luigi Jump Sound iPhone App
Jack may be the only kid in the world who wanted to be… Luigi… not Mario… for Halloween. But hey, you be you man....
November 5, 2020
1 min read
Animated Ghost Giving Out Candy: Trick or Treat!
I’ve always wanted to build a Halloween monster that would give out candy. This year was perfect since we were all trying to “socially...
October 31, 2020
1 min read
Building a Treehouse: My Pandemic Project
In June, TikTok tricked me into thinking I could do woodworking. I made some floating shelves and only cut myself badly once. 😉 For...
September 23, 2020
5 min read
DIY Floating Bedside Shelf
This is embarrassing. I downloaded TikTok a few weeks back and was quickly sucked in to its maniacal algorithm. Apparently I’m a sucker for...
June 28, 2020
42 sec read
Bumblebee Transformer Costume Prototype
It’s the middle of June, so of course my kids are waist deep planning their halloween costumes. Apparently a $20 Amazon costume won’t cut...
June 22, 2020
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