In 2012, 2013, and 2014, I wrote about hard lessons learned. Many of the hard lessons were memorable because of how devastating each lesson felt at the time. In 2015, I didn't have time to write a post. The adage, "you make time for the things that are important" is true in this case. My annual post fell… Continue reading 3 Things I Hope To Leave You With
HAVING REAL-TIME STATUS UPDATES ARE AN IMPORTANT STEP IN BUILDING A BETTER REAL-TIME NETWORK.
I tried do something extremely different for my EntreFest talk this year. I grabbed some GIFs from Gif Connoisseur that I thought made my point and put some sound effects in the background. I had a lot of fun with it. I always worry about being boring, so trying something new is important. This as it was… Continue reading EntreFEST
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In a healthy organization people do the right thing by a overwhelming majority.
I like to know what's going on so I keep a few things open on my computer at work at almost all times. While they aren't critical to operations they are incredibly helpful to me. One is an app from an internal hackathon that measures current Dwolla network performance. One is uptime.js that measures network availability.d
"Apple’s new payments business and its in-the-news competitor, MCX, have something in common: They’re both built on the aging financial infrastructure of credit-card networks and bank transfers—as though you were trying to build the worldwide web on telegraph wires"
It will be the only real-time banking solution available in the United States; even transactions on the similarly new-fangled bitcoin payment network take six minutes or more to be confirmed.