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Announcing Juvet

Working towards a more familiar chat bot framework

I have been a fan of chat bots for quite a while, going back to the Campfire days when I built my first plugin. Since then I have been hooked. I have been talking about chat bots, building chat bots, and providing tools for others to build chat bots…
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The Brilliant New Plan

I have been struggling as of late to stay focused and positive around Chronic, an app I have been working on for the past two years. I talk about it on my podcast, The Standup, where I discuss the adventures of working on Chronic.
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Mindfulness in a different time

I know it’s easier said than done, but try to relish this time. There will never be another one like it.
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Be Like Chip And Jo: Start with a budget

The first thing I do when I wake up in a hotel room is usually turn on the tv and start flipping through channels. I don’t have old-school tv at home and I forget sometimes what flipping through channels feels like. It’s nice every now and then. One…
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Launch: Paging in Laziness

A few days ago, I launched the ability to automatically page through results in Slack using Slack’s cursor paging implementation. This was necessary to implement now because Tatsu uses Laziness and I had a customer who could not add their channel on…
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I had to leave Kinship

Three weeks ago, I sat in my car and started to cry because I had to leave Kinship, the agency I helped start a year ago. It was hard on me. I worked very fucking hard on making that a reality and I was proud of what I had accomplished up until that…
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