Kevin C. Tofel

So ends the great Masters in CS experiment

Posted on December 22, 2021

Well, my first semester in the Georgia Tech OMSCS program is over. And my first semester is also my last semester. I’ve decided to not continue this online Masters program. My decision isn’t because…

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Gas station free for 2 months and loving it!

Posted on August 31, 2021

As I get older, I'm starting to appreciate "things" more. And by things, I mean particular physical objects that I need, not that I want. See the most excellent new Minimalism documentary on Netflix…

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Why I'm drowning in the C

Posted on July 31, 2021

What a slacker. I just realized I haven't posted here since April. And so much has happened since then! Time for a recap from then to the present because I'm literally drowning in C, as in the…

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It's just a CRUDdy app, but at least it's my CRUDdy app

Posted on April 23, 2021

The last time I blogged here was when I applied to the online Georgia Tech Masters in CS program six weeks ago. I'm still waiting to hear if I'm going to be a Yellow Jacket or not. While waiting, I…

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Wish me luck (I'm gonna need it)

Posted on February 28, 2021

I made a big life decision this past month. At age 51, I've applied to an online Masters in Computer Science program at Georgia Tech. Yeah, I'm surprised too. See, I always wanted to teach college…

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Replacing Google Drive or other cloud services for data privacy

Posted on February 08, 2021

I've been remiss in following up the series of blog posts on data privacy. I blame my insatiable need to keep honing my programming skills as once class ended in early December, I tackled my own…

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