So here I am, Jonathan Channon, blogger. I never saw the point of blogging before so why now?
I have read and spoken to many people regarding blogging who were all in favour of it. I would always argue that I don’t have time, I have nothing to blog about or I’m not that insane to start blogging about stuff I barely understand just so the masses can come and hurl abuse at my ignorance. However I recently read an article by Ben Dornis titled “How I learned to stop worrying and love my community”. He outlined all the reasons why a lot of people don’t publish their code and don’t publish their thoughts online. I thought he was being modest, the man is clearly talented at what he does so he didn’t have to worry however, someone like me still had these fears.
Over the last year I have made an effort to start contributing to open source software and to take the forked road away from Microsoft. I found lots of things and this increased [...Read More...]