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Full-stack dev who co-founded 2 startups and worked at Yahoo! and Google. Passionate about delivering flawless solutions. CS degree, 5+ years JavaScript, 10+ years Perl, keen eye to detail, excellent teamwork, written and verbal communication skills.

Most recent project: built StockBase, a financial news aggregator, with , , .

Former CTO at Blueseed, the visa-free cruise ship for startup entrepreneurs. Founded the Quantified Self Forum, a community for self-trackers.

More about me on on Wikipedia or on my website.


Mar
6
comment midnight commander : how to invoke drop down on directory history list
If you like text-mode file managers for Windows, a far more capable one than MC (which I love and use on Linux), is NDN. Plenty of shortcuts, and they just work, out of the box.
Mar
5
awarded  Tumbleweed
Feb
28
comment wget HEAD request?
-S will show headers, but it executes a GET, not a HEAD. In other words, it will fetch the entire URL.
Feb
26
asked MobaXTerm colors are washed out - how to configure the scheme
Feb
26
suggested rejected edit on How do you redirect wget to standard out?
Feb
25
accepted Which PDF creation software doesn't suffer from these artifacts?
Feb
25
awarded  Self-Learner
Feb
24
comment Turn on the link hover statusbar in Google Chrome
I have not changed any extensions I have installed, and I've restarted Chrome 33.0.1750.117 m, and the overlay is still off.
Feb
19
revised Map remote drive in Windows over SSH
Clear up some confusing terminology
Feb
19
comment windows file system / explorer ssh plugin
possible duplicate of Map SSH drive in Windows
Feb
19
suggested approved edit on Map remote drive in Windows over SSH
Feb
19
awarded  Autobiographer
Jan
23
comment How does Google Chrome know where I am despite the fact that I'm using a proxy?
How are you tunneling the connection? Chrome alone through a SOCKS proxy, or the entire machine using OpenVPN?
Dec
27
revised How do I rotate video (MOV) file on Windows?
fix typo
Nov
6
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Nov
6
comment Send delayed email
This is pretty much a duplicate of superuser.com/questions/9313/send-an-email-at-a-future-date. However, see my answer for the best alternatives as of Nov 2013.
Nov
6
comment Send delayed email
What if your Thunderbird is not running at that time? Quite common when dealing with other time zones, if you travel etc. See my answer for much better solutions.
Nov
6
comment Send delayed email
See my answer for much better solutions than Outlook and having to run your machine 24/7.
Nov
6
comment Send delayed email
Boomerang is limited to 10 free messages per month. See my answer for much better solutions.
Nov
6
comment Send delayed email
Correct, the Gmail team has been refusing to implement this feature since 2008. See my answer for much better solutions.