Week 3 in an Unbootcamp

May 19th, 2017

Musings about what I learned during another week getting retooled for yet another career in software development.

Week 2 in an unbootcamp

May 14th, 2017

My retooling at Learners Guild has traversed a second week. Teamwork technology got added to the mix. I learned that “Do this” may mean “Do this and what else you should expect me to want you to do”.

Week 1 in an unbootcamp

May 6th, 2017

There is an unusual software development school in Oakland, where unusual people learn. I have just experienced a week there. I’ll tell you about it.

Vicarious liability for housing discrimination clarified

February 25th, 2017

Housing communities, it now turns out, may be “vicariously liable” for harrassment or discrimination perpetrated by their residents against one another.

Mostly wise advice on community property values

February 24th, 2017

Seven great ideas for increasing the value of property in housing communities have been offered by Robert Nordlund. Then, instead of stopping while ahead, he has added three more ideas that need a lot of work.

Berkeley Town House 2012–2016 litigation: documents

February 24th, 2017

Public records of 2012–2016 litigation in Alameda County, California, involving senior housing cooperative Berkeley Town House, are available.

Berkeley co-op planning to drain its swamp

January 13th, 2017

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DSL modem configuration

January 11th, 2017

A configuration that works for one DSL modem in one service and one installation setting.