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iPhone 7 by Brian Mitchell

I bought the iPhone 4 in 2010, iPhone 5 in 2012, and iPhone 6 in 2014. Now that it's 2016, it's time to upgrade again. I'll be discussing both the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Leather Case. The first section will cover some excitements I had before getting the iPhone 7, and the later section will cover the new features and improvements on the iPhone 7 as compared to the iPhone 6.

How to Make a Jekyll Site/Blog by Brian Mitchell

Because I put a lot of time into this site in the last few months, I figured I might as well share my experience so others can jump right in as well! You can view the source for this site on the GitHub repository.

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Tech Crew by Brian Mitchell

From November 2012 through May 2016, I worked at the University Minnesota Morris on the Student Center Tech Crew. It was a fun, challenging, and active job where I was able to work all sorts of events.

Writing a Python Bot by Brian Mitchell

I have toyed with the idea of writing a Twitter bot for posting weather updates for a while now. I've had one or two conversations with friends about if a Twitter account reported the weather in vulgar ways. It seemed like an entertaining idea. With that sitting in my head for a few weeks I set out on what would be a now almost two month project (and still going), to write a Twitter bot that did just that (it's changed a little).

Server and Desktop Setup by Brian Mitchell

A little over a week ago I finished building my new server. It’s the second computer I’ve built (after my desktop), and is primarily a file and media server. Ryan (@ryanmr) asked me to do a spec sheet, so this is the result.