Downloading Your Google Location History With The Google API Python Client Library

tl;dr If you want to get started with your Latitude data right away, check out my gist at the bottom. I've started a new project! I'm investigating ways to share my life with others electronically, with little to no conscious effort on my part. One of the things I'd…

I'll be watching you: Stalk me in real time via the web

Author's note: Google took down Google Latitude and Locality is no longer online. But my code is still around, and I'll leave this up in case anyone finds anything of use! I've always been fascinated by the idea of real-time location data. The first Google Glass video showed a person…

Deploying an Octopress blog from a VPS to NearlyFreeSpeech.net

Author's note: This was migrated from an Octopress blog. I think the data is still relevant to anyone trying to run Octopress and deploy to NearlyFreeSpeech, so I've kept the post online in its old form. Enjoy! Hello! I'm Matthew Lewis, and this is my Octopress blog. I'd like to…