Zak Winnick

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2019-04-11: I call this one “The Ocean’s 11 Shot”. (Taken from the Foundation Room at Mandalay Bay)

2019-04-10: Enjoying the beautiful weather, and my awesome backyard.

2019-04-07: Soda Springs Another spot I’ve never been out to. Soda Springs is at the end of, perhaps, the most famous road in …

2019-04-07: Neon Boneyard I lived in Las Vegas for 9 years, and it took me coming back 6 years after I moved to finally see …

2019-03-18: This is the most Nashville thing I’ve seen in a long time… (I actually know the guy in the …

2019-03-18: I’ve gone down the rabbit hole of Hi-Res Audio, using a Fiio M9 and a Qobuz Studio …

2019-03-16: I need to think of a name for a new drink…Disaronno mixed with the new Orange Vanilla Coke.

2019-03-16: One of the best parts about living in the country…

2019-03-15: Bella and Flynn think it’s a beautiful morning too…

2018-12-28: @ Belle Meade Plantation

2018-12-04: Another fun build. Took me 4 days (averaged one bag a day), 3 hours a day.

2018-09-27:

2018-09-23: Hell has frozen over..I’m at a Maroon 5 concert.

2018-09-12: The name “iPhone XS” just sounds like a Las Vegas nightclub to me.

2018-09-02: Not a bad way to spend a Sunday night…

2018-07-30: Ólafur Arnalds on NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert Series This is an absolutely beautiful performance. Also, …

2018-05-01: Happiness is sitting in a warm conference room, trying to configure a piece of hardware, only to …

2018-04-30: Django Django on Morning Becomes Eclectic An excellent interview and some great tunes from their new …

2018-04-30: Today I learned of the art of Japanese Iced Coffee. It’s the pour-over method, but you only …

2018-03-28: Spending the day selecting old B&W movies from the Internet Archive, such as Phantom of the …

2018-02-06: There is an electric car in space. Launched by a rocket with reused parts that landed back on earth …

2018-01-25: They’ve got the banner up for our new hotel…cool.

2018-01-18: As much as I love working from home, after two days it was nice to be back in the office.

2018-01-16: It’s snowing again here in Nashville. I decided to fly my Mavic in it and uploaded the video here.

2018-01-14: As of 1/10, I’ve officially lived in Nashville 4 years.

2017-12-25: …and now, my favourite Christmas song. Christmas at Ground Zero by Weird Al Yankovic

2017-12-24: When you’re at an Irish pub and Try a Little Tenderness comes on, but it’s the version by The …

2017-12-23: I’m in Woodford County, KY for the weekend, and all I can think about is Bourbon.

2017-12-17: I always claim that Ryan Adams was my first country music show, but he’s not really Country. So, I’m …

2017-12-15: Turns out my father (who has been dead for 4 years now) had some opinions on Net Neutrality this …

2017-12-11: I had to burn a CD today. I don’t remember it taking this long to write 8 tracks…

2017-12-10: Tea. Earl Grey (Crème). Hot. (w/ blackberry-infused honey, and cream) Only the best way to watch S2 …

2017-12-10: I’m enjoying the fact that a lot of companies and developers are opening up their Slack groups to …

2017-12-09: Feeling particularly productive today. Finished Christmas shopping with the wife, fixed my old …

2017-12-08: The Spotify Sessions: Covers playlist is pretty fantastic. I’ve found some great covers on …

2017-12-07: Just found the feasibility study for a project that I worked on in Buffalo/Niagara back in 2012. I …

2017-12-07: Just started and finished my Christmas shopping. It took me less than 10m.

2017-12-04: Well, that was a great meeting. All my projects for 2018 were approved with the exception of one …

2017-11-27: Just deployed two iPad Minis into the wild. I wish them godspeed, and hope they don’t end up …

2017-11-26: Just finished ‘Origin’, the new Robert Langdon book by Dan Brown. Wasn’t great, but still really …

2017-11-26: Just hit 100 days on my FlightAware ADS-B server. It’s a Raspberry Pi 3 rev. B with the …

2017-11-24: Plane has two bent valve rods, so we’re grounded today. Oh well. I’d rather have a plane in working …

2017-11-23: It’s so weird how you can always find inspiration in the weirdest places. For the second week in a …

2017-11-23: Another successful Thanksgiving. Ham, turkey, hashbrown casserole, sweet potato casserole, and …

2017-11-22: Word of the day: Manipalated.

2017-11-21: To keep up with the theme of the classical albums… My high school winter percussion ensemble …

2017-11-21: This morning’s listening selection: Holst: The Planets/John Williams: Star Wars Suite …

2017-11-20: This morning’s music is brought to you by the Los Angeles Philharmonic, under the direction of …

2017-11-18: How did I miss that the 11th season of The X-Files starting on January 3rd?!

2017-11-17: Found a fantastic version of Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5 by the San Francisco Symphony …

2017-11-17: I’ve taken to listening to Beats 1 radio on Apple Music while working. It reminds me of all …

2017-11-16: Maybe I’m overthinking it, but I feel like I’m not creative enough to find something to …

2017-11-13: I just realized that the MB photo challenge is the first one I’ve ever participated in. Also, …

2017-11-10: I love this quote by Jonny Ive from his interview in WallPaper magazine: “The power of what …

2017-11-10: Well, after a couple of months, my book has its first original character. That’s a bit exciting for …

2017-11-10: Sitting at one of my favourite coffee places in Nashville, I just realized that this is the first …

2017-11-09: Is it just me or is no one talking about Law and Order: True Crime? If so, why not? It’s fantastic!

2017-11-09: Just configured my first iPads using Apple Configurator. Not an experience I’d like to do …

2017-11-08: I hate DNS records.

2017-11-07: Welcome to The Grid

2017-11-06: A fancy portrait of the red kitty

2017-11-06: Obligatory 1st post from my new iPhone X. So far, so good. More to come…

2017-11-03: So, I decided to start using iCloud Photo Library, and upgraded my account to 2TB. I also copied …

2017-10-31: Do I get two pins for saying Halloween and Pumpkin? Spoiler: Probably not.

2017-10-27: How do you Panobook? I use mine for notes when I’m walking around the hotel, in a meeting, or …

2017-10-27: It’s National Black Cat Day, and Clarice is not impressed.

2017-10-26: Does Apple have any offices in France? My director is calling to verify our DEP enrollment and the …

2017-10-26: This is what 5 Apple TVs and 3 iPad Minis look like. Ordered them yesterday afternoon, and they …

2017-10-24: Well…that all depends on what you’re packin’. Regular or King-sized.

2017-10-24: In my quest to find useful MacOS apps, I found that Objective-See has some awesome MacOS security …

2017-10-24: I’ve been thinking about switching to Dropbox Professional, but then I realize for $50, I can just …

2017-10-24: Taking a tip from Gabe at Macdrifter, I decided to try Feedbin as my RSS reader. I like the web app …

2017-10-23: Created a subreddit for Newton Technology, the Newton spin-off from 1994. However all Newton models …

2017-10-23: If you’re trying to not watch any spoilers for the new Star Wars movie, you should watch …

2017-10-20: So, I’ve been out of the MacOS game for a little over two years (since the iPad Pro was …

2017-10-20: Trying out the MarsEdit 4 Public Beta. I’m not sure I like this for MB, but I’ll give it a shot.

2017-10-19: Obligatory “Hello from the Micro.blog Mac App”post. Definitely enjoying my new MBP with …

2017-10-18: There’s always a sense of joy and wonder when discovering a new coffee place. I’m going through that …

2017-10-17: Submission to approval = 28 minutes. I think that’s a new record.

2017-10-17: I am also thinking of moving all my writing to Sync in Progress as well. Might as well use WordPress …

2017-10-14: I think I’m at a point now where I’d like to start microcasting again. I just need to find a better …

2017-10-09: I’m kind of disappointed in myself for just now (re)discovering Porcupine Tree. I saw Greg Howard …

2017-10-07: Adopted David Sparks’ iPad setup. I don’t know why I didn’t think of doing this before. Makes it a …

2017-10-06: When the service landings have better views than your guest rooms…

2017-09-30: Sorry I’ve been a bit silent lately…Couldn’t really help it.

2017-09-24: Watching these so-called “tech experts” on the news (both local and national) makes me wish I …

2017-09-23: I decided I’m going to attempt to write a book. It’ll be fiction, and based in an existing …

2017-09-22: Some great improvised jazz for y’all today, courtesy of Emmitt Chapman (creator of the Chapman …

2017-09-21: iCloud to Windows sync issues aren’t that bad…🙄

2017-09-12: I want the new pin, so go read my longform post about the new iPhone X on Words with Zak.

2017-09-08: Just realized that all my working titles for stuff I’m working on could all be episode titles for …

2017-09-08: Started using Day One to log my daily activities at the new job. I’m using it to keep track of what …

2017-09-07: Never really had a need for it until now, but WiFi Calling is amazing if you don’t have cell service …

2017-09-02: I just registered thepraetorians.net. How did no one have this domain already?

2017-08-24: Just thinking…it’s a bit odd that three of the four major jobs I’ve held in my life, I’ve …

2017-08-23: I don’t remember where I found it (maybe a link from here), but has anyone checked out …

2017-08-21: Downtown Nashville at Totality (1:27 PM CDT)

2017-08-05: The rare time someone didn’t park in the EV parking spot. Gotta take advantage when I …

2017-08-03: Started using Jeff Goins’ writing system in Ulysses, and am loving it so far. More thoughts tomorrow …

2017-08-03: I’ve been a bit absent from social media for the past week or so. I’ve been playing …

2017-07-26: Found this playlist on Apple Music this morning. Steve was the reason I wanted to study audio …

2017-07-26: Highly recommended if you like coffee and have a Whole Foods available.

2017-07-25: Obscura Camera 5.0 is too good. Here’s my first pic with it. Indy looks stylish…

2017-07-16: If you need to be convinced that Gabriel Macht wouldn’t be amazing as a live action Sterling Archer, …

2017-07-15: At this amazing Nashville institution this morning…Amazing biscuits and bacon.

2017-07-09: Apparently, Jay Leno likes to mark his territory. What he was doing at the drive-in theater in …

2017-07-08: Wearing my Apple Watch for the first time in I don’t know how long. It’s a bit …

2017-07-06: Spotted over Brentwood, TN this morning…

2017-07-03: Hello from Micro.blog 1.0! It’s definitely weird seeing the app with no orange dot next to …

2017-06-26: You know times are tough when even Doc Brown had to sell his car at Carvana…

2017-06-24: Currently reading “Free Fire” by CJ Box on my Kindle Paperwhite. I totally forgot how …

2017-06-21: I’m really loving the 10.5” iPad Pro. I thought I wouldn’t after using a …

2017-06-15: May or may not have just bought a 10.5” iPad Pro. More to come…

2017-06-13: Switched back to my old (and former Tonx) Blue Bottle Coffee subscription from Mistobox. MB started …

2017-06-12: (To scale) Tesla Model S in front of a Supercharger (taken while charging in Jackson, TN)

2017-06-12: (Not to scale) Mini Tesla Model S in front of a mini Supercharger.

2017-06-10: Breakfast at Cracker Barrel - It astounds me how good the food is. Fair price, and the meal is …

2017-06-05: The 10.5-in iPad Pro is the perfect device. Not too big, like the 13-in, but not too small. I’m …

2017-06-04: Removed Twitter cross-posting from Micro.blog. Not sure what I want to do next with this account, …

2017-05-29: Haven’t posted in a while here. I need to start…

2016-12-21:

2016-12-20: Freezing Fog

2016-09-23:

2016-09-23: When I think of KY, this is what I envision. #nofilter