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2021-06-07: Every WWDC… do not install the first beta. You always regret installing the first beta. Why …

2021-06-07: Busy weekend for ⚾️ for Alex - the boys played hard and although they didn’t make it through …

2021-06-04: 🐢 update. Curly and Mack are still getting along like brothers. They play hard, sleep hard… …

2021-06-04: Time to look back on the week. Alex had the weekend off from baseball so I took Abby to the …

2021-05-31: And the fact they’re all home games is πŸ‘¨β€πŸ³πŸ˜˜

2021-05-31: “Kids today need to learn respect and responsibility”. I mean, just look at this gang of …

2021-05-30: Went inside a grocery store today for the first time since the mask mandate was lifted in MA …

2021-05-30: Had an amazing time at the FreeJacks πŸ‰ with Abby. She wasn’t put off by the cold, wet weather …

2021-05-29: Yesterday we added Mack to our family. He and Curly acted like long lost brothers from the moment …

2021-05-19: Coffee and cookies in bed for first breakfast, Hanger 12 for second breakfast, Flaky Crust for …

2021-05-19: Introducing John’s patent pending pool pump noice reduction system. Reasonable licensing fees …

2021-05-15: Today: ⚽️, ⚾️ and Free Jacks πŸ‰ Maybe some yard work in between?

2021-05-14: What a beautiful day for a burger on the common. Thanks Fork and Bibb!

2021-05-14: I’m sure this guy had plenty to say about go to market strategies for a Zero Trust consultancy …

2021-05-14: Working from outside today. Great company.

2021-05-14: A great read but what isn’t being said enough is that you can use Akamai MFA today with any …

2021-05-14: RSVP’d for the next Free Jacks home game. This time I’ll have company - excited that my …

2021-05-14: Had an amazing time at the Worcester Red Sox (WooSox) last night with Alex. Looking forward to going …

2021-05-07: Something seems off with @gluon - on the latest test flight but it doesn’t want to refresh my …

2021-05-06: I hate to jinx it. But it’s been a whole week that the kids have charged their own phones over …

2021-05-04: I’m proud to say I didn’t need this sign this weekend but it’s always useful to …

2021-04-29: An ice cream truck. In our driveway? Must be someone’s 7th birthday today! Happy birthday Aria

2021-04-28: Ever get the feeling you’re being watched? Oh. Hi there.

2021-04-23: Tonight’s kid meal… lazy camp lasagna from our resident scout, Alex. Thanks to the …

2021-04-22: Just RSVP’d for the next @NEFreeJacks game. Let’s go!

2021-04-22: Following her sister’s lead in making dinner earlier this week. Last night Arianna made …

2021-04-19: It’s Patriots day which means the scouts are delivering flags.

2021-04-18: A scout is helpful

2021-04-17: Tonight Abby made a delicious dinner of Caesar salad with homemade dressing, pasta with home made …

2021-04-17: Looks like this will be a messy πŸ‰ game. Let’s go Free Jacks #LetsRide

2021-04-17: Wicked proud of this kid

2021-04-16: At least 2020 didn’t give us snow in the middle of April….

2021-04-16: Segment, authenticate, authorize. Akamai, IoT and Zero Trust

2021-04-03: Great start for the south shore Rox. Now #readytoride @NEFreeJacks

2021-04-03: Looking forward to a great season of ⚾️ with these 3 friends.

2021-04-03: Today is a sports day. First up - opening day for South Shore Rox ⚾️ then this afternoon …

2021-04-01: Announcing Procella Technologies In 2019 after 19 years at Akamai, mostly in IT, I decided it was time for a change. There is of …

2021-03-19: Just RSVP’d for the Free Jacks home opener. It’s so close!! πŸ‰

2021-03-19: The best path to password elimination is through federated authentication. The SSO tax is currently …

2021-03-19: I just tested a security integration with Microsoft 365 that was seriously just a couple of clicks. …

2021-03-18: Astronaut Charlie Duke “I think scouting had the most impact”

2021-03-18: Interesting new MLR πŸ‰ laws. I’m skeptical about 2 of these (under the post and red card) but …

2021-03-18: Looking forward to Saturday. A full πŸ‰ day! Its unfortunate that super Saturday isn’t the end of the …

2021-03-18: There is no such thing as a trusted network. Even home networks.

2021-03-18: Thanks Dr Zerotrust. We don’t say it often enough - Akamai’s #zerotrust solutions were …

2021-03-18: I am super excited about Akamai’s MFA Making strong, phish proof authentication easy is great …

2021-03-08: If I could have done social studies assignments with gif reactions like I just watched my middle …

2021-03-06: 5 years passed in the blink of an eye. My cub is now a scout and I could not be any more proud. …

2021-03-02: Someone else will, within the next 48 hours, decide the direction of my next year and perhaps the …

2021-03-02: It’s like I stumbled into the secret Amazon truck breeding site

2021-02-02: My morning beverage is always coffee. It used to be tea before I moved away for college. Today it …

2021-02-01: Close up

2021-01-14: Wireless CarPlay Adapter impressions Thinking about our inevitable port-less iPhone future and with my frustrations at lightning cables …

2021-01-12: Who among us hasn’t been tempted to build their own fiber ISP?

2021-01-07: Finished Happy Isles from the Magic Puzzle Company. Everything it promised to be. The Mystic Maze is …

2021-01-03: Starting Happy Isles after dinner. I kickstarted all 3 and spread the other 2 to family members for …

2020-12-26: Did any other dads start losing their t-shirts to their daughters at 11yo or am I just lucky?

2020-12-21: At home test #3 of… 6 I think? Easy nasal swab and blood spot card. Results in a day or two.

2020-12-20: Today Melissa made Baklava. Best I’ve ever had!

2020-12-18: I dread to imagine what my year in beer would be like if I actually checked in every time :)

2020-12-16: The amazing conversion statistics to potential season ticket holders for the Free Jacks makes me …

2020-12-16: I’m not sure if I’m feeling more excitement or hopefulness… but I have purchased …

2020-12-16: It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Abby is selling Girl Scout Cookies

2020-12-08: So many things wrong here. An β€œemergency communications channel” protected by a widely shared …

2020-12-05: The downside of replacing all CO/Smoke detectors with nest protect 7 years ago… the sticker …

2020-12-02: Not quite consolidation but closer to what I need Well, it is possible to move email addresses between AppleIDs. I had 2 AppleIDs, 1 for …

2020-12-02: I’ve never been much for stickers on laptops or iPads until recently. I’ve been …

2020-12-02: Hey, @vincent - any chance of releasing the iOS version of Gluon for Apple Silicon macs? :) Pretty …

2020-12-02: I’ve given up on Apple ever allowing you to consolidate Apple IDs, but apparently you …

2020-11-25: I spy a #wickedawesomescout in that group. Pack 27 representing!

2020-11-25: Congrats Alex! A crazy year, but a good school one so far! #GoodNewsCallOfTheDay

2020-11-18: The LA Times agrees with me that early Christmas decorations are πŸ’―πŸ‘Œthis year.

2020-11-06: I know her! #proudparent

2020-11-01: I know it’s only November, but holiday decorations bring me joy and if it lifts the dreary …

2020-10-30: Alex is selling popcorn for his cub scout pack. Yummy stuff with free delivery for online orders …

2020-10-24: I thought UPS avoided left turns and optimized routes. “Follow my package” is …

2020-10-23: I guess the car ride for the school run is pretty tiring….

2020-10-02: TIL not all calls from the principal are bad news πŸ˜‚ #HAYNation

2020-09-12: It’s amazing what you can get through Amazon these days. #tasteofhome

2020-09-02: Picked up my 1st grader’s school iPad today for back to school in a couple of weeks. …

2020-08-30: 20 percent of organizations experienced breach due to remote worker, Labs report reveals - …

2020-08-29: Seeing more and more 🐰 on my neighborhood 🐢 walk. They’re getting used to us too. Not at all …

2020-08-28: I can’t stop smiling at this something had to be done

2020-08-26: Why would a public health authority not enable this? Free and easy exposure tracking from millions …

2020-08-20: Daily Journal in Agenda and iOS14 I’ve been using Scotty J’s Daily Agenda Journal shortcut for a while but it’s been …

2020-08-15: I don’t think this quite counts as silhouette but it’s close enough for me. 2017 back …

2020-08-14: My “office” today. Toes among the sand. #mbaug

2020-08-13: TIL: you’re supposed to replace the central vac filter annually. I’m only 12.5 years …

2020-08-12: A couple of days ago we took the sound outside. An impromptu piano concert from the kids. #mbaug

2020-08-11: I do not miss taking the train as transport to the office. #mbaug

2020-08-10: Way back in the before times (early March 2020) we did a tour of An Unlikely Story bookshop. We were …

2020-08-09: Today’s #mbaug πŸ“· prompt is black-and-white. What else could I have used? πŸ€·β€β™‚οΈ 🐢 πŸ’•

2020-08-08: The view from a house we used to rent in NH before it was removed from the market. This was 2012 and …

2020-08-07: In-laws are daytripping to visit us so I’m on grill duty. #mbaug

2020-08-06: 6 years ago… summer camp.

2020-08-06: Apparently we find the line that bisects the two halves. Project for tomorrow #mbaug

2020-08-05: Let the beer (and wine) flow! #mbaug

2020-08-05: Finding somewhere peaceful to snooze during the day

2020-08-04: The honor system didn’t work out so well. Teacher Dies of Coronavirus After Warning That …

2020-08-03: I miss these snuggle bugs. We lost Rugby this year and the baby is now 11 yo and taller than her …

2020-08-02: #mbaug

2020-08-01: Setting up mousetrap. After being outside in the sun and heat all day yesterday, taking a break in …

2020-07-28: A reminder that cloud service providers hold a lot of control over your systems and data. Contracts …

2020-07-26: Self propelled or kid propelled? (he asked for a summer job…)

2020-07-25: I think we know how Carrot fared in that test…

2020-07-24: Today we welcomed Curly to our family 🐢

2020-07-19: If you chose to use a VPN provider because you don’t trust your ISP, how can you be sure you …

2020-07-19: Might have been isolating too long but this was my best worst idea in a while

2020-07-18: This might keep the kids quiet for a couple of minutes

2020-07-18: It’s getting hot in here….

2020-07-16: Pizza night!

2020-07-16: In April 2019 Alex decided he wanted to grow his hair long “to see how it feels”. In …

2020-07-14: Melissa - 13 years ago my life changed on “I do!” It really doesn’t feel like it …

2020-07-10: I was waiting until I was comfortable going for a haircut… but I couldn’t take it any …

2020-07-05: The timeline on @gluon feels so much more complete now, thanks @vincent !

2020-06-22: Ok Facebook, what are you up to now? #ios14prompt 🀯

2020-06-12: πŸ“š I can only imagine that people just haven’t realized that Aleph Extraction is out yet. …

2020-06-12: It’s a s’mores kind of day

2020-06-10: Best dog We said good bye to Rugby today. He was an energetic puppy who joined our family shortly after our …

2020-06-04: That’s one question answered: twitter.com/MaebyKate…

2020-05-31: A beautiful way to end May. Though I’m behind on my “spring” cleaning.

2020-05-22: Another week another drizly order.

2020-05-22: Friday conference call with @falveyfriends #littleschoolbigheart #moviestar

2020-05-17: Ranked choice voting for MA would be really interesting. It might seem like a solid blue state but …

2020-05-17: What kind of bug is this? (Besides flying!)

2020-05-16: Burgers on the grill. “Mixed drink” in my glass. Ahhh refreshing.

2020-05-14: Now it’s official: CDC issues advisory for Kawasaki-like inflammatory disease associated with …

2020-05-14: I know her! So proud :) twitter.com/catherine…

2020-05-08: Art class with @falveyfriends and Mrs Kabat #littleschoolbigheart

2020-05-07: Love this video. Signs from Norton MA.

2020-04-28: Last selfie with Daddy as a 5yo

2020-04-15: I’ve always found Paul interesting to listen to and this is no exception. #akamai …

2020-04-14: Good news! Github is now free for teams along with a price drop for paid teams to $4/user/mo. But …

2020-04-08: WatchSmith (great name) might be about to cost me my day… it looks amazing, and over 96,000 …

2020-04-05: My secret project is no longer secret. I might be a little biased in thinking Norton kids are the …

2020-04-02: Working on a secret project. No spoilers but I’m actually smiling when opening my mail today. …

2020-03-22: My brother in-law telling me about Jelle’s marble runs on ESPN has to be in my top 10 best …

2020-03-17: Survived FaceTime Uno! I lost

2020-03-17: Attempting to play uno with kids and grandparents via FaceTime. If you don’t hear from me …

2020-03-09: IT teams: if you’re struggling to support a flood of WFH - don’t compromise on security …

2020-03-07: In case there was any doubt that $deity loves the Welsh… power and cable restored in time for …

2020-03-05: Could not have picked a better author lecture, Q&A and book signing for my kids first than Tui T …

2020-03-02: Will I always participate in Micro Monday? Probably not… but my recent follows - not one …

2020-03-02: I really should try night vision on a tripod especially when it’s so cold I can’t help …

2020-02-29: Fun way to kill a couple of hours on leap day. LGN Winter Carnival #mbfeb #littleschoolbigheart

2020-02-28: Below this sign we can get delicious burgers. #DaddyMakingDinner #mbfeb

2020-02-27: Thought I’d give marsedit a try as I’m trying to reduce friction between myself and blogging. Really …

2020-02-26: As a blink.sh and vi user, I really wish this keyboard had an escape key #mbfeb

2020-02-25: I stumbled at today’s #mbfeb hurdle. So here’s my dinner (well, part of it)

2020-02-24: When it gets too dark to play catch. Try by the headlights. #mbfeb prompt is double

2020-02-23: Throw back to when I took Flat Stanley on a tour of Boston. Here he is at South Station. I do not …

2020-02-22: #mbfeb prompt is spectacle. I’ve been wearing glasses for… 14 years now. Still not used …

2020-02-21: On this weeks Connected podcast they talk about Beats Music features coming to Apple Music. The …

2020-02-21: Happy 11th birthday to Abby. I get so much out of watching your progress through life. Love you! …

2020-02-20: After almost 20 years I’m still not used to cooking with cups instead of a scale. #mbfeb

2020-02-19: Soon this empty space will be filled with Sapporo #mbfeb

2020-02-18: I’m opposed to thinking too hard about the #mbfeb prompt words. So here’s a selfie of my …

2020-02-17: Made custard for the first time in almost 10 years(!). Waiting for it to cool to see if the kids …

2020-02-16: A brief rest on a busy Sunday #mbfeb

2020-02-15: This field trip back in October is one of the reasons I wanted to tip the work life balance back …

2020-02-14: This coffee provided some warmth this cold cold morning. So did my breakfast buddies #mbfeb

2020-02-13: Can’t wait for this dough to rise and bake. I might be (re)addicted to fresh baked bread …

2020-02-12: I have a permanent attachment to this little guy. I don’t remember how or when I got him but …

2020-02-11: Broke out the old bread machine for the first time in forever. Forgot to take a pic of the final …

2020-02-10: This sign has bridged the gap for my son between “fall ball” and “spring …

2020-02-09: Took advantage of the lull in activities today to clean. I still love our counter top #mbfeb

2020-02-08: Birthday parties, Scout Blue & Gold and a Swim meets… such a contrast to pre-kid …

2020-02-08: So proud of my Weblos scout and his den. They took the “recruitment video” challenge and …

2020-02-07: Norton Girl Scouts are selling at Main St pizza today. It’s like manna from above (unlike the …

2020-02-06: While my eldest is at swim team practice, I’m going to plant myself in this dark, cozy, quiet …

2020-02-05: Wheaton MA college on lockdown due to an individual with an axe. Hoping for everyone’s safety.

2020-02-05: I never noticed the “pin to home” control hiding in Marvel Unlimited’s reading …

2020-02-04: Had a lot of fun watching our scouts record a recruitment “ad spot” last night.

2020-02-04: Is she reflecting on the day ahead of her? #mbfeb

2020-02-02: sharing my insights on how to move an enterprise to a zerotrust access model. #mbfeb

2020-02-01: It’s the open of the 2020 six nations πŸ‰. Looking forward to an exciting tournament. Cymru Am …

2020-01-31: I’ve been slowly watching MCU movies with 2 of my kids. Tonight is Infinity War. It’ll …

2020-01-23: Last year I started a journey to find a better work/life balance that I will write more about. In …

2020-01-22: Sport Clips Haircuts of Mansfield Crossing.

2020-01-19: Abby’s 3rd swim πŸŠβ€β™€οΈ meet. First one I’m helping out with a minor task.

2019-12-13: Separate out the routing and wireless components so you can upgrade/replace individually. I’m …

2019-12-08: Because how can engineers build IPv6 support into our products if they can’t use it? Because …

2019-12-07: I love it. Exactly right. And if your enterprise network has had IPv6 for a while, remember it might …

2019-12-02: I currently have 4 inflatables staked and roped in my yard. A “lamp post” with Christmas …

2019-12-01: This was the computer that started everything for me. My parents later bought us an Acorn Electron …

2019-11-30: This Globe Telecom ad hit me right in the feels. Well done.

2019-11-23: Getting hungry. Thanks in advance, troop 25! #wickedawesomescouts

2019-11-17: I no longer feel the need to see movies at midnight on their release. I’d be very content to …

2019-11-15: I love this time of year.

2019-11-14: Tonight our cub scout pack (with the assistance of the scout troop) helped to stock our town’s …

2019-11-14: Having seen so many stories about Apple Watch warning people about impending heart issues especially …

2019-11-09: Spontaneous subway date with my eldest πŸ₯°

2019-10-30: National security depends on #ZeroTrust methodology. ZeroTrust depends on working cryptography. …

2019-10-30: I’m very proud of Akamai’s Enterprise team. I’m also very proud of the cross …

2019-10-25: Sometimes we even traceroute (mtr) to them too! …

2019-10-23: This mirrors my thoughts exactly. Why would you trust a VPN provider (and their providers) more than …

2019-10-19: I’m no longer getting Microsoft tech support scams. Now I’m getting Apple ones. Nomorobo …

2019-10-19: Ready for #WALvFRA ? Not if you haven’t watched this yet

2019-10-13: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-10-13 - 262.2lbs (4.31% down from 274lbs on 2019-09-03) #weightlossaccountability

2019-10-09: Congrats Akamai! Now imagine the power of that cloud WAF protecting all your legacy on prem …

2019-10-09: I know that kid! Go buddy! twitter.com/catherine…

2019-10-06: This little guy will be at Bass Pro in Foxboro selling the most delicious popcorn to support his …

2019-10-06: Fall Ball: ⚾️ Norton Black. Finished on a high with 2 great wins. 6-3-1

2019-10-06: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-10-06 - 260.2lbs (5.04% down from 274lbs on 2019-09-03) #weightlossaccountability

2019-10-02: Missing Post button on share sheet extension (until I added a photo, which I didn’t want in my …

2019-10-02: The time for #IPv6 is long past. The future of IPv4 is stacked NATs - IPv6 cuts through those …

2019-10-01: This is a pretty good read on “why zerotrust?” …

2019-09-29: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-09-29 - 264.3lbs (3.54% down from 274lbs on 2019-09-03) #weightlossaccountability

2019-09-22: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-09-22 - 263.3lbs (3.91% down from 274lbs on 2019-09-03) #weightlossaccountability

2019-09-15: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-09-15 - 269.4lbs (1.68% down from 274lbs on 2019-09-03) #weightlossaccountability

2019-09-13: Exciting times. OIT didn’t work for my son (it triggered EOE) but I’ve seen so many …

2019-09-08: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-09-08 - 273.2 273.2lbs (0.29% down from 274lbs on 2019-09-03) #weightlossaccountability

2019-08-13: twitter.com I used to love watching the red arrows when I was a kid

2019-07-31: Anyone know what this is?

2019-07-17: Without any interaction with the “victim” is it easier to find their home address and …

2019-07-05: When you have to cancel a pool party because of a sick kid… but you need to cook all the food …

2019-06-06: Akamai takeover of South Station in Boston. #crackthecode

2019-05-30: I’d love to nerd out talking about #zerotrust at Akamai Edge World this year. There’s …

2019-03-06: They don’t normally let me out in public. This might be a one in a lifetime opportunity to …

2019-03-03: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-03-03 - 265.4lbs (3.28% down from 274.4lbs on 2019-01-06) #weightlossaccountability

2019-03-02: Forecasting the top 4 RSA Conference themes for 2019 - GeekWire They missed ZeroTrust. Not just my …

2019-02-24: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-02-24 - 263.2lbs (4.08% down from 274.4lbs on 2019-01-06) #weightlossaccountability

2019-02-17: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-02-17 - 266.2lbs (2.99% down from 274.4lbs on 2019-01-06) #weightlossaccountability

2019-02-17: Providence Bruins And Norton Schools

2019-02-09: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-02-09 - 266.3lbs (2.95% down from 274.4lbs on 2019-01-06) #weightlossaccountability

2019-02-06: Check out the Akamai Security Operations Center in this clip: …

2019-02-04: Wow, this is amazing. Anyone know of more examples from this artist? twitter.com/RedLlwyno…

2019-02-03: Flat Stanley Visits Norton MA 2019-02-03 Grocery shopping on Super Bowl Sunday. Not recommended - very very very busy! Many …

2019-02-03: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-02-03 - 265.9lbs (3.10% down from 274.4lbs on 2019-01-06) #weightlossaccountability

2019-01-27: Pop Warner Banquet A fun time at Norton Pop Warner banquet. Pat Patriot showing up blew the kids minds! #morethanagame …

2019-01-27: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-01-27 - 266.2lbs (2.99% down from 274.4lbs on ) #weightlossaccountability

2019-01-25: Good to see some thinking outside the box here. UHW traffic is a nightmare, getting more community …

2019-01-13: πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ 2019-01-13 - 272.2lbs (0.80% down from 274.4lbs on ) #weightlossaccountability

2019-01-09: Couch to 5K Jan 2019 2019-01-09 πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ Re(re(re(re))))starting C25K. Hope to do more than one 5K race this year having …

2019-01-06: On a shortcuts kick today… First one reverse engineering the school lunch menu site for my …

2019-01-02: My awesome 4th grader is selling Girl Scout cookies. They go great with New Years hangovers! Please …

2019-01-01: Happy halfway between y2k and 2038!

2018-12-29: This Christmas I received a cocktail shaker set. Been experimenting a little… just noticed …

2018-12-29: Dear Vendors - when you receive a list of attendees to a conference, don’t lie about talking …

2018-12-29: Not sure if this is specific to @droct - but when I read his replies in a mastodon client - it …

2018-12-28: Well this just made me jump. Didn’t get a presidential alert but I did get the 911 warning. …

2018-12-15: What a simple and powerful message. I only wish it wasn’t necessary. twitter.com

2018-12-06: #selfieswithkeith

2018-11-22: Happy Thanksgiving πŸ¦ƒ

2018-11-20: Dear vendors, if I didn’t visit your booth/table at a conference it’s because I have no …

2018-11-19: I was today years old. twitter.com/PlinketyP…

2018-11-05: If you’re going to start requiring 2FA (please do!), when you build plans to verify accounts - …

2018-11-01: Why do vendors think I owe them a response to cold emails? One example out of many today: “I …

2018-10-30: Even with the early morning, my favourite way to get from Boston area to NYC is Amtrak. Beautiful …

2018-10-26: www.change.org/p/save-st…