Web systems I have built and usually host. See also my Desktop / Server projects.
Clients and Employers
“Find new things to do and places to go based on recommendations from people like you. Save all your product and place reviews in one place. Share with friends.”
Acquired by Local.com in early 2011
Startup I co-founded, focused on pro-environmental behavior change.
Open-sourced as goodenergy on github
Crowd-sourced IPO. Two week contract, getting the project ready for a TechCrunch 50 launch.
Launched at TechCrunch 50 in 2009
A new kind of real estate investment company that pays cash today for a share of a property’s future appreciation.
KBC Financial Products
I worked here many years. Most of these systems were for investors only, so they require a login.
Structured Credit Products KBC Alpha hedge fund (now Pan Asia Alpha Strategies) KBC Alternative Investment Management hedge fund (fund closed) Python, Django, Solaris, MySQL
- GoInternet: Lots of Java / J2EE for the GoContent product, used to monetize entertainment products.
- Information Management Associates: C and Oracle Pro*C, back before the web began.
- Cedel (now Clearstream): Networking magic with C / C++ and RendezVous
Write on the web. General shoutbox. Intended as platform for me to experiment with web-based push technologies, client side-sockets, that type of thing.
Go. Previously: PHP
Searchable database of the World Health Organisation’s mortality stats (ICD-10). Find out what people like you die of.
Python, Django, Linux, MySQL
French Wine online. Search French wines by name, region, or grape. Mashup of the French wine laws (A.O.C.) and Google Maps. Converting French texts of law into a searchable database, extracting place names and wine names, took an enormous amount of heavy lifting in Python, with some help from Google’s geocoder. My most under-appreciated site, if you want my opinion.
A daily dose of software engineering wisdom – inspiring, thought provoking, and sometimes just plain dangerous. Not so much a website as a RSS / Atom site.
Go, Linux, PostgreSQL. Previously: Python, Django, RSS, Linux, MySQL