Joseph E. Geis

Developer in Training


Reducing MySQL RAM Usage

I host this site on a $5 DigitalOcean droplet, and it works pretty well. The only drawback is that it has a fairly limited RAM allocation, and with the need to run a MySQ

WWDC 2020 In Review


I took some time over the last couple weeks to watch the WWDC 2020 keynotes and sessions and I am impressed by and excited for the new technologies and improvements that

Story Time: Incorrect Publish Times


Last night, I published a post, and I noticed the published time was 14 hours off. (My time zone is America/Los_Angeles, which is UTC-7:00/8:00.) I knew it had something

Upgrading to Ubuntu 20.04: Python 3 Issue


So as many of you who have been paying attention to the development of Ubuntu 20.04 may know, Canonical has finally shipped Focal Fossa! I was excited when I saw it on m

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Hello, World!


Hello, and welcome to my blog. I am Joseph Geis. First, a few things about me. I am from beautiful Orange County, California. I have four younger siblings: three brothers