Keyboards: The Key to My Heart


We’re all typists, really.

Chances are, if you spend the majority of your work day hanging out on a laptop, then you’re probably typing a whole lot. Text is increasingly favored over verbal communication, and for many of us, it’s the medium in which our craft manifests. The ubiquity of text-based communication has made honing our typing skills more relevant than ever.
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In Pursuit of Power


As a software developer, I spend a lot of my day sitting at a desk, fingers poised over a keyboard. For office workers like me, finding ways to incorporate exercise in your day is critical to protecting your ability to write clean code for years to come. This is the story of how I got started with powerlifting.

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8 Things Your Teacher Friends Could Probably Use


As a former high school teacher, I tend to think of the year in terms of the academic calendar. To me, January still feels like the middle of the year– just about the time I’d start to notice that there were some useful items I was running low on. If you happen to know a teacher, then check out this list of 8 simple things they could probably use right about now!

Bonus: You probably have a lot of these items already laying around your house!

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