Bloc Tech Talk: Caching

Our Bloc site experienced an hour of downtime on November 10th. Why? Caching. Megan discusses the incident, caching basics, caching use in the Bloc codebase, and steps to fix caching »

Bloc Tech Talk: Tech in VFX

Megan nerds out about experience building pipeline, production, and disk management tools in the visual effects industry. Star wars, Indiana Jones, and Jurassic Park, oh my! »

Bloc Tech Talk: Intro to encryption and SSL by Dave Paola

Where I discuss the elementary approaches to encryption and conclude with an overview of how HTTP / SSL work. »

A Day in the Life: Tech Lead

9:30 am Today seems like a bacon day. After the usual bus jaunt, I swing by my breakfast spot and swipe the last bacon breakfast sandwich. I head up »

Bloc Tech Talk: Principles of Good Design by Sanny Lin

Bloc's Designer Sanny Lin tells us all about the principles of good design using helpful examples. »