Keeping Your University Public

Over the past year or so, I've slowly become aware of the sheer amount of stuff my school (Northern Arizona University) buys and how sometimes, I don't agree that a particular thing needed to be bought. Regardless of what's being purchased, from...

Hack AZ: Postgame Report

This past weekend, I went to Hack Arizona, Arizona's first-ever college Hackathon hosted at the University of Arizona in Tucson. hack·a·thon ˈhakəˌTHän/ noun informal an event, typically lasting several days, in which a large number of people...

Ionic: Dealing with Remote Events on iOS

For the past couple semesters, I've been working on an Ionic app for my university's radio station. Ionic is a "hybrid" framework, that is, the main body of the app is written using web technology (AngularJS, HTML, CSS) and that is coupled with...

A Quick Script to Make Your SSH-ing Easier

At work, I find myself SSH-ing into at least five different machines a day. I use a password manager, so my workflow looks like this: ssh conner@myserver.com Grab my password from password manager paste password into terminal if you messed up...