Welcome to my personal page! While I do blog, I won't quite call it a blog anymore since I am not a prolific author and because I plan on including links to projects and other work that I do.

Recent Posts

Nest Protect

Smoke and CO2 detector save lives.

Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System

On October 31, 2008, Satoshi Nakamoto released a seminal paper, titled simply and accurately: “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System”. Laconic and well-crafted, the paper laid out a system that solved a problem previously thought unsolvable.

Strongly typed aliases

I’ve been programming in C++ for over 20 years and I’ve used the language in all kinds of problem domains; it’s not perfect by any means, but it is thriving and evolving thanks to the efforts of many great people who invest a lot of their time time and energy.

Security at Conferences

With Consensus 2018 in the rear-view mirror, and DEFCON and blackhat fast approaching, I figured it would be a good time to talk a little about security.