Ben Brown

It is by will alone I set my mind in motion.


Our Slack Wiki

As our company has grown, we have faced an increasing need to create documentation about who we are, what we do, and how we achieve results. This lead me to look for a wiki or knowledge base system that would provide an easy to use, reliable place for us to store and share information for our small team.


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Two very silly smartphone apps I built have recently been updated, and are now available for free. Both are available for iOS and Android, because I am a glutton for punishment.

Pixel Pix is a 0.0025 megapixel camera app — it takes photos from your phone’s amazing digital camera and turns them into 50x50 pixel art inspired cartoons. It…


Our Slack Wiki

As our company has grown, we have faced an increasing need to create documentation about who we are, what we do, and how we achieve results. This lead me to look for a wiki or knowledge base system that would provide an easy to use, reliable place for us to store and share information for our small team.

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Sometimes doing it is easier than not doing it.

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Our Slack Wiki

Thoughts and feelings from @XOXCO team members


A Programmer’s Dilemma

I build things every day. Should I release them? The answer is not so clear.

I have been a programmer since I was about 8-years old, when my dad gave me a Choose-Your-Adventure book that included projects written in BASIC. I write code every single day, and it is the means and medium for most of my creative and intellectual expression.


LUNCH HACKS

Solving ridiculous problems in the land of plenty


I am lucky enough to live and work in Austin, TX, just a few miles south of the river. It is…


I build API Integrations for Laughs


I have been having some nerdy fun lately building chat bot integrations with the new messaging and file sharing app, Slack. Slack was created by the same folks who made the web game Glitch, many of whom were also previously involved in the creation of Flickr and the web game that predated it. Point being, Slack is pretty rad and fun to use.