Branden Smith's Blog

odict; Because Everybody Needs a Dictionary

Thursday, December 7, 2017 19:09:15 (CT)

I am probably the worst speller and on planet earth, ok not probably, I am the worst speller on planet earth. I also frequently run into words that I can’t pronounce and sure as hell can’t define. As such, I figured it might be handy dandy to have a dictionary close by. You know, in case I absolutely must know the meaning of that one hundred-dollar word that just made my eyes glaze over. So, I wrote a thing…

Go Runs My Blog

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 21:02:00 (CT)

A few days ago, I decided that I wanted to create my own blog. Not because I wanted anybody to read it, just because I wanted to work with some web technologies and see how the pieces fit together. Of course, there are plenty of cookie cutter solutions out there to achieve this end, but that isn’t why I wanted to create a blog so I took a different approach...

Hello World!

Saturday, October 7, 2017 15:45:00 (CT)

Let’s be serious for a second, I imaged that the first post on my shiny new blog would be carefully crafted and well thought out. The reality is that the only real writing I’ve ever done is purely academic and I am woefully out of my league. Nevertheless, I told myself I was going to create a blog to tinker with web technologies and to document my various technical musings so, here we are...