My Web Log

Welcome to my blog. Please see entries below. I am in the process of moving some posts from my projects page; click here for older posts.

An Unwelcome Visitor

An Unwelcome Visitor

An unwelcome visitor has approached the kingdom's boarder. This MOC was created for the "Ice Castle" category of the Colossal Castle Contest XIV (CCCXIV).

Viking Stave Church

Viking Stave Church

A stave church built in the style of the first Scandinavian churches. It was also my September entry to LOLUG Iron Builder competition.

Water Bug

Water Bug

Another LOLUG Iron Builder MOC. The seed part is the bug's abdomen.

Nebraska State Capitol in LEGO

Nebraska State Capitol in LEGO

This 14 story building is located in Lincoln, Nebraska. It was designed by Bertram Goodhue and built between 1922 and 1932.
At 1:140 scale, the model is 36" tall, 38" wide. It contains 25,755 LEGO Bricks.

Sorting LEGO Faster

Sorting LEGO Faster

As I was sorting my 'dump bin', I began to wonder if there was a quicker way. In this post, a method to sort faster is presented.

Batch File Renamer Chrome App

Batch File Renamer Chrome App

A tutortial on writing a Chrome App that renames files on your local computer/Chromebook in bulk. This part only covers the basics of the app.

Acer Chromebook 15 Review

Acer Chromebook 15 Review

I've recently purchased an Acer Chromebook 15 with a 1080p IPS display. It has an Intel Celeron Broadwell processors with 4 GBs of RAM and a 16 GB SSD.

Bitcoin

Bitcoin

My thoughts on Bitcoin. Teaser: it is pretty awesome!

Lego Sorting

Lego Sorting

I am in the process of sorting my Legos from the scheme I had as a child to something better. These are my thoughts and experiences.

Mobile Data Harvesting in Wireless Underground Sensor Networks

Mobile Data Harvesting in Wireless Underground Sensor Networks

A proposal and analysis of practical Wireless Underground Sensor Networks. Published at IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON'12), Seoul, Korea, June 2012.