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Building Continuous Delivery for Healthlink

My team at Healthlink have just finished a proof of concept around Continuous Delivery. Here’s the writeup, sanitised for the internet. Context We’re a Health IT company based out of New Zealand,...

The Gospel of Doubt

Casey Gerald is an amazing speaker. He spoke at Webstock about belief, and doubt. He spoke about how each time he became invested in a belief of something greater than himself, he was inevitably d...

Overtime is dead, long live Overtime.

We started Overtime last year bemoaning the lack of social eSports being played in New Zealand, not fully understanding the reason behind that absence. Well, now we do. It’s really hard to do it pr...

The Fraud of Authenticity

So it struck me that the more I reflect and refine the thoughts I have on the speakers at Webstock 2016, the more I want to write it down somewhere. Alcoholism will eventually take my brain, so it ...

What I learned at Webstock 2016

Over the last few days, I’ve spent a lot of time thinking. Thinking about what, and why should you care? I’m not sure I know the answer to those questions any more. What I do know, is that I want ...

Overtime's Tech Stack

Overtime New Zealand is a social video game league for corporates. Companies get together and play games against each other for bragging rights, e-peen and other critically important reasons, like ...

New Year Update

It’s been a while between posts. Here’s Why: I’ve been on holiday for two weeks! It’s been pretty good. I spent a week in Ohakune, in the central Plateau of the North Island of Naw Zealand and an...

Change

Oh the times, they are a changin’ The past month has been crazy. In the past month, I’ve started a new role, my son has started crawling, I’ve helped launch the second season of Overtime on a br...

Continuous Delivery

The work that I’ve been doing for the past few months has been pretty interesting. At the moment it takes developers working on one of our ventures about an hour and a half to two hours to deploy c...

Design and Content

Thoughts on Design. I’m losing faith in the design of my website. It looks dated. I’m not really sure what to do with it other then give it an overhaul. But that requires coming up with a new look...