Hey, I’m Trent - father, runner, hacker. I work at GameChanger as a Senior iOS Engineer on our App Platform team. Which is something I love, btw. Enabling others to build great things. That’s a thread you can follow through my experience at Apple and FightCamp, too.

recent thoughts

BYE Calendar

January 14, 2024

If you're a HEY user and find yourself disinterested in their new calendar, you may be sad to see its icon clogging up HEY's main header.

Replacing Mastodon

January 12, 2024

Although my last blog post praising Mastodon still paints its strengths positively, I've concluded that microblogging (Twitter, Threads, Mastodon, Bluesky, etc) isn't for me, on the whole.

Letter to HEY

December 11, 2023

HEY promised to change email. In their own words, "Email sucked for years. Not anymore - we fixed it." I was sold on the feature list.

Why I'm Mostly Moving to Mastodon

November 8, 2022

Twitter excels at connecting people with shared interests. A few years ago, I started my own business, and Twitter found a way to show me others who were building businesses. It was great.