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SalesLoft Stock Option Analysis

I joined SalesLoft on 2018-05-21. When I joined, I was given a choice for my compensation. I could choose either $X + $5,000 + 1875 stock options annually or $X + 3750 stock options annually....


Choosing the Synology DS920+ NAS

For years now, I've been worried about my backup situation. I kinda have my photos and important documents backed up, but not really.


Practical Computer Science: Naming Variables

One thing that contemporary Computer Science curriculums get terribly wrong is naming of variables. It's just about never explicitly mentioned in any course. You're lucky if your instructor even...


Hard Drive Disassembly

I had an extra hard drive sitting around collecting dust, so I disassembled it. It wasn't functional, so don't feel bad about it getting destroyed. It had been used for years to backup financial...


Dell S3221QS Review

I used to get headaches at the end of the work day almost every day. The headaches didn't happen on the weekend. My wife suggested it was stress, but I didn't think so. I'd had stressful jobs...