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Andrew Conklin

healthy living activator, self-starter, coder.

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Recent Posts

My 30 Day Mobility Challenge (10 minute workouts everyday)

I was a sporadic mover. Now, I'm a daily exerciser. During my personal 30 day challenge, I was reminded of the powerful impact a simple set movements can make on the health of my body and mind.

Web Scraping: Getting Data from Awfully Complex Websites

In this article, you will learn about some tools for scraping and parsing data from websites with Ruby, Capybara, Nokogiri, Firefox, and PhantomJS. You will then try out a script that does site scraping by launching a separate web browser. Next up, we'll launch a headless browser to do the same thing. Finally, we'll wrap it up in a server side sinatra app.

Practicing the Pomodoro Technique

Presentation and timeboxing at UberOffices.