Author name: Arcterex

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New Job, new Tech

One of the things with my new job is that I’m getting exposed to a lot of new tech that’s pretty interesting. I’m also finding that not doing a huge amount of new tech stuff for the last 10 years or so has gotten me really behind in terms of what is out there. Some […]

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Resurrection

The last post here was 8 months ago. Before that it was 2 years. Back in the day I used to love writing a blog. Back then it was me writing for a specific group of people (probably in reality it was much smaller than I imagined). Sharing geeky stuff, writing up complex thoughts that

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More Masai Mara Photography

I’m going to condense the second two days of the safari trip on the Masai Mara into one post. The non-safari parts weren’t super memorable or important. The food was “meh” the accommodations were “adequate,” and the safari was “amazing”. So yea, here’s a quick story from those two days.

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Masai Mara Photography

So this is a bit of a story about the first day that we were on in the Masai Mara in Kenya, from pickup to the drive to (most importantly), the animals and photography. It is going to be more of a photos only post, but I’ll try to add a bit of context in

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Malls & Pool In Nairobi

Today was a relaxing / resetting day. I woke up at 3am and was perfectly awake. My body currently has no idea what day, time, or week it is. I’m hoping to take my boss’s philosophy of simply telling your body that it’s whatever time it is where you are, but I’m not sure. I

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Day 1 – Vancouver To London

Day one of my Vacation to Kenya consisted of nothing but travel. We had some fun with our flights being changed out from under us, but other than that, uneventful. Planes these days even have power and USB chargers, so it was nice to not have to worry about running out of juice for phones,

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