Archive for September, 2010

An Engineering Mantra: Architecture, What Is It?

Linked on Sep 22 at 16:17

Having recently been promoted to “software architect”, I have slowly been discovering what that role entails. I started assuming a hands-off role with implementation details, only defining the larger picture and the interactions between components. I’m quickly shifting that to a focus as a support and special ops role, clearing the way to a final … Read more

Beer Chart - The Very Many Varieties of Beer

Linked on Sep 17 at 18:40

It’s only been very recently where I’ve been able to say that I like beer. Strangely, I didn’t touch the stuff all through university and even years afterwards. While I mostly stick to IPAs, stouts, porters and Belgian ales, I’ll be consulting this chart of beer families for further inspiration.