A Mostly Financial Pregnancy Timeline and The First Four Months Of Life: My Experience As A New Dad


July 26, 2018

A Mostly Financial Pregnancy Timeline and The First Four Months Of Life: My Experience As A New Dad

This past year has been quite an adventure. I got married. I just finished school yesterday. And today is my son is four months old. I’ve been chronicling what’s been going on, relying heavily on things such as medical bills and insurance explanation of benefits to fit things into a neat timeline. Hence the whopper of a title A Mostly Financial Pregnancy Timeline and The First Four Months Of Life: My Experience As A New Dad.

Java 8 Parallel Stream Performance vs Serial Stream Performance


July 23, 2018

Java 8 Parallel Stream Performance vs Serial Stream Performance

I’m almost done with grad school and graduating with my Master’s in Computer Science - just one class left on Wednesday, and that’s the final exam. Originally I had hoped to graduate last year, but things happened that delayed my graduation year (to be specific, I switched from a thesis to non-thesis curriculum). My final class is Distributed Computing, which I had a project to do. This project included a report. For my project, I compared the performance of a Java 8 parallel stream to a “normal” non-parallel (i.e. serial) stream.

July 2018 Blog Statistics


July 20, 2018

July 2018 Blog Statistics

It’s the 20th, so that means it’s time for me to show off the last month’s blog statistics. If you want to view the previous months’ statistic reports, click on one of the following links:

Let's Build a Diversified Stock Portfolio


July 11, 2018

Let's Build a Diversified Stock Portfolio

You may have heard that, if you’re investing in stocks, you need to have a diversified stock portfolio. But what does that even mean? It means to own a variety of multiple stocks.