Posts


  • Even and Odd Numbered Addresses (2022-12-05)
  • The Second Founding (2022-12-04)
  • Innovation in the Judiciary (2022-11-30)
  • Better RSS Feed Content (2022-11-30)
  • Hugo Categories and Tags (2022-11-29)
  • Twitter timeline with embedded replies (2022-11-17)
  • Acer Access and Development Program (2022-05-12)
  • Trimming local git branches (2021-07-03)
  • On being uncomfortable with writer's block (2021-01-11)
  • The etymology of mission (2021-01-10)
  • Democracy is an Act (2021-01-08)
  • Whatever we feed... (2021-01-07)
  • Politics and Punctuated Equilibrium (2021-01-06)
  • Regeneration, redux (2021-01-05)
  • Time boxing (2021-01-04)
  • The Color of Law (2021-01-03)
  • The Secret Life of Groceries (2021-01-02)
  • Habits like company (2021-01-01)
  • The National Symbols Cache (2020-12-07)
  • Sketchnoting (2020-12-02)
  • The herald and the call to adventure (2020-12-01)
  • Pandoc and lua filters (2020-11-30)
  • Be the filter, not the grounds (2020-11-11)
  • Need to get aligned on a strategy? (2020-11-05)
  • A trick for managing up without wasting time (2020-10-31)
  • A PSA for PTACs (2020-03-10)
  • Reasonable Pricing Isn't Enough (Part II) (2020-03-04)
  • Reasonable Pricing Isn't Enough (2020-03-03)
  • Thinking in Funnels (2020-03-02)
  • The ULC's data-privacy committee (2020-02-21)
  • Protest reform (2020-02-19)
  • Election Day (2020-02-18)
  • Robin DiAngelo, White Fragility (2020-02-17)
  • JEDI and the Death Star (2020-02-14)
  • Policy tradeoffs (2020-02-13)
  • Autonomy in Procurement (2020-02-12)
  • Public procurement, contract type, and innovation (2020-02-11)
  • Start with Section M (2020-02-10)
  • Learning Anxiety (2020-02-07)
  • The iron triangle of procurement (2020-02-06)
  • Accepting the challenge (2020-02-05)
  • Elections, tech, and usability (2020-02-04)
  • The PACER paywall (2020-02-03)
  • Predicting the Super Bowl and the Iowa Caucuses (2020-02-02)
  • Leap Years (2020-02-01)
  • True Daily Doubles (2020-01-31)
  • Past performance and asking the right question (2020-01-30)
  • Risk and Uncertainty (2020-01-29)
  • Compression and Release (2020-01-28)
  • Acceleration and Momentum (2020-01-27)
  • The long tail of federal data elements (2020-01-26)
  • Pandoc, Weasyprint, and PDF generation (2020-01-25)
  • Executive sponsors and internal politics (2020-01-24)
  • The etymology of control (2020-01-23)
  • William Gibson, The Peripheral (2020-01-22)
  • Defining PALT (2020-01-21)
  • Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Day 2020 (2020-01-20)
  • Reclaiming the bench (2020-01-19)
  • World Building and the Illusion of Explanatory Depth (2020-01-18)
  • Competing on cost or competing on value (2020-01-17)
  • Some New Data on Innovation and Research (2020-01-16)
  • The Five Ts (2020-01-15)
  • Cycle Times (2020-01-14)
  • Winter is finally here → Regeneration (2020-01-13)
  • Winners or Losers (2020-01-12)
  • "Make" it simpler (2020-01-11)
  • Calculating public burden using OIRA data -- Part Two (2017-02-13)
  • Calculating public burden using OIRA data (2017-02-12)
  • Should lawyers learn to code? (2016-08-14)
  • When a micro-purchase doesn’t work out, we try to learn from it (2016-07-09)
  • The Code of the District of Columbia is now available online (2016-06-26)
  • DC's Voter Rolls are on the Internet (2016-06-19)
  • My theory about The Americans (2016-06-11)
  • Storytelling and federal procurement (2016-06-05)
  • On links to court filings (2016-02-20)
  • 6 months into 18F (2015-09-10)
  • Mailmerge for Word Docs... in Python? (2015-01-25)
  • Joining 18F (2015-01-20)
  • Dogfooding with Jekyll (2014-12-06)
  • Client Confidentiality on Trello? (2014-11-29)
  • In Praise of Commoditization (2014-11-28)
  • Court Statistics: Part I (2014-11-16)
  • "Dumb" Government Data (2014-11-12)
  • An RSS feed for LIMS (2014-11-07)
  • Hello World (2014-11-06)