I’m building a Slack App on top of ZapCircle, so that you can leave status updates from Slack, and also publish them directly from Slack. Part of this is managing flow for OAuth, so you can add the ZapCircle app to your Slack team, and there is a connection. OAuth requires a client ID and… Read More


I work with a lot of different companies and teams as a remote software developer – sometimes it’s just a handful of us, all in different cities, sometimes everyone is in Austin, but never goes into the office. I work remotely when I write code, and have done so for about six years now. TLDR:… Read More


I had the honor of teaching a class for Girl Develop It (GDI)’s Austin chapter this past weekend. Many thanks to GE for sponsoring the class with meeting space – we had a great space to work and learn in. I made slides using GDI’s template, which you can view at: https://jefflinwood.github.io/gdi-intro-to-swift/#/ You can also… Read More


I thought I would drop an update here on my Intro to Swift class at the University of Texas at Austin – this is the fifth time that I’ve taught the class (two years in Objective-C, this will be the third year with Swift). This year has been a lot smoother than previous years because… Read More