Last week I made my first journey outside of the United States. As part of a business trip, I spent a few days in Gothenburg, Sweden to work face-to-face with a client. It was quite the experience, and I wanted to share a few highlights from the trip. (more…)
I'm happy to announce that I'll be speaking at That Conference 2017! My session will be "Gulp, Grunt, WebPack: What's a Dev to Choose?". What's That Conference? Only the coolest conference in the midwest! Come geek out with me and hundreds of others and their families August 7th thru 9th... read more →
No, that title isn't throwing back to 90's slang; last week I started to come down with a pretty rough cold. Luckily, it didn't come into full swing until after I picked up my Nintendo Switch pre-order. This gave me the unique opportunity to experience the Switch as both a home... read more →
When it comes to new and exciting technology, I'm often one of the first to jump on the bandwagon to see how the latest-and-greatest tech can improve my daily life. As a software engineer, I love the idea that with the right hardware and software combination, my day-to-day can improve and... read more →
You may have noticed that this site has been a bit inactive since August. The end of 2016 was quite the whirlwind end-of-year for me; however, I'm looking forward to getting more content on here this year! And don't forget, there are many other places you can hear from me.... read more →
I was able to stop by the MS Dev Show booth while at That Conference to chat with Carl about the news. Check it out!
Thanks to everyone that came out to my That Conference talk! Below you'll find all the links to code, the presentation, and sources. Sadly, the video did not turn out. (more…)
Another #BrandonEpisode of the #msdevshow where we talk about the announcements from Microsoft's latest //build/ conference: Also, congrats on 100 episodes to the MS Dev Show team; glad I could be a part of a big mileestone!
A problem that my team has been running into on-and-off since working with ASP.NET Core is having a local install of our node toolchain fighting with Visual Studio's built-in version of node. Luckily, my coworker discovered the source of the issue (thanks, Pete!). (more…)
As I get back into the swing of things, I just wanted to say this: Joy and I are extremely blessed to have so many amazing people in our lives. (more…)