Category «Off-Topic»

Posts that are not related to the overall theme of the site.

This Is Why We Do It

​​​We all have things we enjoy and some of us invest some time and resources into hobbies of one sort or another. For my family, we enjoy martial arts. We train together as a family, and everyone except dad competes in regional and national tournaments. Spending a lot of time on the work with my …

Tournament Geekery

This post combines a couple of my passions, martial arts and technology. This week my family is in Philadelphia for the Amerikick Internationals martial arts tournament.  Many of these martial arts tournaments are so far behind in technology, using paper to track competitions, scores, and places.  There are some new circuits developing more systems using …