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It is almost halfway through February, and I am only now getting around to writing about last year, and what I want to do in the upcoming year. I did the same thing last year, so maybe this is becoming a tradition. I am getting this done a few days

Off to a late start, I am publishing this article half way into February. I planned on writing the 2015 In Review article and this article before the end of last year, but I finished the year with a shattered patella. I followed that with surgery to repair my knee

The year 2015 was an eventful one. Between a new member of the family, significant birthdays and anniversary, and a job change I had my hands full. It was a challenging and rewarding year. The biggest event was the birth of my third daughter, Leora Ripley. She is beautiful like

I am not a fan of the default bash prompt in Ubuntu. I find that having the full path wastes space. Just the current directory is enough for me. If I need more pwd is fine. For my prompt I knew wanted to have the following: username host name current

My name is Tyler Walters and I am a software engineer in Phoenix, Arizona. I married a beautiful woman named Amanda. We are the parents of two daughters, Maggie and Marie, and an unnamed kid on the way. We have a dog named Laila who is a real pain in