Why "Triple C"? I start every weekday with Claritin, Coffee, and Computers. Every weekend starts by bruising with my brothers at Cannibal Combat Group, but CCG is taken ;):

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In IT project or product management, my focus is maximizing value at minimum effort. This blog gives insight into how I apply this philosophy in my life. The topics covered here follow common themes:

  • Convenient use of free and open source software
  • Breaking free of Silicon Valley dependence by Degoogling using free and open alternatives
  • Philosophy of self ownership in the Greek and Roman traditions

You can have some cake and eat it too. There are ways to use Facebook and Google and "keep the upside". The first thing we should do when we walk into any walled garden is to know our exits.