Hi, I'm Kevin. I'm a Software Engineer living Oakland California. I occasionally have something useful to say or interesting to share, and this is the place for me to do it.

A Project:

Mitchell Morse Machine (Morsel) - Morse Code Key/Sounder with Arduino and Open API

I wanted to give my parents a Christmas gift that in someway utilized the things I've learned over the years. I came up with this.

Latest Blog Post:

Composer package for Amazon Echo aka Alexa apps with Laravel's Lumen

I put together a little package to make it easier to develop Amazon Echo (aka Alexa) apps with Lumen. The basic idea is that the package allows you to use Laravel/Lumen style routing configuration to route requests from Echo devices to various points in your application.

I also recorded a demo going from clean installation of Lumen to a working Alexa application, which you can watch below...