Creator of fine <HTML> products and services.
Amateur triathlete.

I'm Brian Shoemaker, a developer/manager, amateur triathlete and dad living in the Minneapolis area. I build applications and manage development teams, with a focus on Agile practices, responsive design, modern tools and APIs.

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Twitter

Dec 17 RT @trevortimm: Reaction to the Sony hack "beyond the realm of stupid." Every line from this @peterwsinger interview is gold: motherboard.vice.com/read/reaction-…

Dec 17 OH @ratok: “If the US wasn’t so good at miniaturizing our nuclear warheads we’d have larger launch vehicles by now.” xkcd.com/1461/

Books

Leviathan Wakes (Expanse, #1)

Leviathan Wakes (Expanse, #1)

By James S.A. Corey.
Finished on December 8th 2014.

Making of the Atomic Bomb

Making of the Atomic Bomb

By Richard Rhodes.
Finished on November 12th 2014.

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Activities last six

Distance Duration Speed
RunRun 3.1 mi 0:25:00 7.44 mph
SwimSwim 0.93 mi 0:35:00 1.59 mph
RunRun 8.84 mi 1:04:49 8.18 mph
RideRide 23.07 mi 1:26:41 15.97 mph
RideRide 20.23 mi 1:00:16 20.14 mph
RunRun 3.1 mi 0:25:17 7.36 mph

Training Log past year

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Race Results last five

Name Date Location Age Gender Overall Time
Monster Dash 10/25/2014 St. Paul, MN 21 / 727 63 / 2189 68 / 5640 1:28:55
City of Lakes Surly Trail Loppet 09/20/2014 Minneapolis, MN 16 / 149 42 / 398 46 / 720 1:47:33
Pigman Triathlon 08/17/2014 Palo, IA 12 / 30 45 / 191 52 / 296 5:17:31
Life Time Minneapolis Triathlon 07/12/2014 Minneapolis, MN 14 / 68 88 / 447 103 / 628 2:26:16
Life Time Triathlon - Winona 06/08/2014 Winona, MN 6 / 27 52 / 197 61 / 271 2:31:35

Projects

I occasionally have a small side or personal project in development, typically using Node.js. I share my projects and post the details here and GitHub.

Socialitica

Browse and search for tweets from Italian politicians.

Twitter Stream

Search and stream the Twitter Public Timeline.

Weather Station

Home weather station built with Arduino.