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TrendWeight Posts Have A New Home

All of the TrendWeight posts intended for TrendWeight users now live on a site dedicated to TrendWeight: https://blog.trendweight.com.All of the old URLs still work and will send you to the correct post on the new site, but you may still want to update any bookmarks you have.As I am currently doing a complete rewrite of TrendWeight in React / ASP.NET Core, I will keep posts here for topics related to... »

Meta Post: Goodbye, DocPad. Hello, Ghost.

I haven't made a post to my blog in a long time. Part of that is because I just not had many cases where I had something interesting to say. However, the largest reason was that my blogging engine had gotten stale. My DocPad Dilemma Until recently, my blog was generated by DocPad. DocPad was (still is) a decent engine for static site generation, but as time marched on, the version of DocPad I was... »

Bitcoin Mining With 240V

I don't actively do any bitcoin mining anymore, but I'm leaving this here for historical purposes. Also, the information is still useful for running other kinds of computers at 240V. I have two CoinTerra TerraMiner IVs on order, one in the December batch and one in the March batch. As the December batch orders are now shipping, I spent the past week planning for the device's arrival and wanted to share the details for others... »

Draft Posts With DocPad

I don't use DocPad anymore, but this post may still be interesting to those that do. Just keep in mind that the blog you're reading now isn't generated by DocPad and may not match what this post discusses. Here is a quick tip. I use DocPad to generate my blog, and one of the things I was used to with OctoPress was the ability to have a number of draft blog posts in progress that... »

Deploying DocPad Sites to Windows Azure

I don't use DocPad anymore, but this post may still be interesting to those that do. Just keep in mind that the blog you're reading now isn't generated by DocPad and may not match what this post discusses. There are many ways you can deploy a DocPad site. One of the simplest options is just to generate a static set of HTML/JavaScript/CSS/etc files and upload them to your favorite web host. Or... »