Ordinary Least Squares Regression: U.S COVID-19 Deaths, Cases, and US Equities

October 1, 2020

During analysis, an ordinary least squares linear regression model explained 55.7% (Adj. R-squared) of the variation in the Boeing (BA) equity price using the 7-day rolling average for U.S COVID-19 deaths. This predictor was found to be statistically significant with a p-value close to zero.

Data, Identity, and the Future of the Internet

April 6, 2020

Now and again I'm inspired. I grab a note sheet and start writing things down, drawing lines, boxes, small notes, etc. Typically, the flame burns out and the enthusiasm becomes a memory. However, the last time this happened it was an idea about redesigning the internet. Bold: a very bold idea.

Django to Gatsby: My Website's Tech Progression

April 3, 2020

The very first website I built for myself was—actually—this business website. However, it wasn't with the same technologies that I use for my websites now. I wasn't paying much for the website in the first place, but I changed my stack, removed some complexity, and am pleased with what I am working

Best Resources for Learning Node.js?

March 4, 2020

I wrote an article recently that contained a small section on resources for learning Node.js. I have an emotional attachment to these resources because I can reminisce on my experience level when I was using them and think, "Wow, I knew so little".

Real Time Data with Socket.io: React and Node

January 5, 2020

The third-party "doing-something" with the file could take thirty-seconds or two minutes. This can be bad for the user experience. I also didn't want to put a refresh button that the user could hammer on the whole time they wait firing off untolds requests. I needed a way to let the

Headless CMS Integration

December 0, 2019

It's obvious that I post articles on the site sometimes because you're reading one right now! However, the editing experience was poor and I sometimes have the same content on my business site as well as my personal blog. I was rendering the content with a Django backend editor that was

ShopAssistant: "The Missing Golf Shop Tool"

November 5, 2019

ShopAssistant utilizes third-party software tools to give golf shops the ability to set up shipment tracking for their customers. It seeks to improve the efficiency of a physical business process to a web application. At a glance it uses; third-party emailing/messaging service, third-party OCR

Setting Security Headers For Web App: NGINX, Express, and React.

October 2, 2019

HTTP headers are wonderful little devices. They can help mitigate multiple kinds of attacks and can also be used for authentication. They can be set on the back-end by Express (in the response object), in the HTML on the front-end, or with web server software. I recently explored securing a

Simple and Cheap Automatic Shipment Tracking

September 0, 2019

On my journey for my next Azure certification, I explored Azure EventGrid. For those that aren’t acquainted, a description follows; The service can be used for many different tasks, and it appears that it is more typically used to track changes to VMs or changes to a database.