Hello. My name is Brandon. Pleased to meet you.
I’m a big fan of optimizing everything in my life. But especially the things I do or use most often, where the optimizations can be easily noticed. As a software engineer, I spend the overwhelming majority of my workday in front of my computer. This post will focus on desktop app organization optimizations I’ve made for myself around that might be of value to other people. Over the past two years, I’ve changed how I organize my desktop apps, and I’m pretty happy with how it’s turned out. Hopefully this can save you some time, or... Read More
Welcome, Chester! Adopted the sweetest homeless cat off the street. One of friendliest cats we’ve ever met.
Box had an IPO. Very lucky to have worked at a company that made it this far!
Moved back up to the SF Bay Area! I wanted to move my company here, and Sherri got a job at Google!
Started my company FreshPay, in the cryptocurrency space.
I bought my first bitcoin.
Yay, we got a dog! We adopted Buddy from a rescue. He’s basically the best dog ever.
We bought our first house! Redondo Beach, California.
Got married to my wonderful wife, Sherri.
Joined Miso Media as VP of Engineering.
Moved back down to LA to live in Long Beach with Sherri.
Asked Sherri to marry me and she said yes :)
Started a software consulting company. Mostly a one-man show. Worked on the neighborhood of a hundred projects.
Joined as one of the first dozen employees at a then-small startup.
Moved up to the SF Bay Area.
Took a new job as a senior web developer at a shipping and insurance startup for the jewelry industry.
Met Sherri - little did I know, she would become my wife later on.
Got my first full-time job at a tech startup, as a software developer at one of the first IPTV companies, with a real salary and everything.
Became a degenerate and dropped out of college.
Went to college.
Started doing real programming.
Started coding, but mostly HTML.
I was born. I have a twin brother. Guess which one is me?
Shoot me an email if you are interested talking about technology, software engineering, open source, entrepreneurship, investing and fundraising, libertarianism, cryptocurrency, vegan food, food science, Go (the board game), or whatever else.
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