What Gives Bitcoin Value?

(To read this post in parts, check out part 1 on Medium.com) The following is from an email exchange with a friend who is skeptically interested in Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies. It’s been formatted and edited to better stand on its own, with headers added for clarity and the original questions that are being responded to...

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Error EHOSTUNREACH When Connecting Local Node.JS and Database

I recently got this pretty obscure error called EHOSTUNREACH when trying to setup a local environment with node and a mysql database. I’d been using mysql on my computer for a few years but was only just starting to work with node so I chalked it up to some old setting tweak I’d made and...

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Whistle While You Work- Music To Compliment Your Tasks

Over the past couple years, I found myself primarily splitting my focus between two very different types of work- writing a book and developing websites. I’m someone who likes to have music playing in the background while I work and I noticed myself falling into routines of listening to different types of music according to...

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