Hey, I’m Brian.

I’m a product designer, podcaster, and writer, living in San Francisco. I’m currently building native mobile apps at GitHub.

Moved Security Checklist to personal siteNovember 24, 2020

Over the years domains and side projects accumulate. It takes mental overhead to keep things updated, running, and paid for. I’m going to start slowly integrating personal projects like Security Checklist into this codebase as a more future-proof way to tinker.

Rebuilt site with Tailwind.cssNovember 22, 2020

So far, so good! The migration was painless (except for a few cases where outdated tutorials led me down the wrong path for CSS purging solutions). But here we are: as I slowly start to memorize the syntax, I feel like I have super powers.

Twitter conversationNovember 14, 2020
Are any designers out there making good passive income outside of your day job? What are you trying?

There were some really inspiring ideas in this thread about how to generate passive income as a designer. I didn’t realize there were real businesses being built on top of Figma plugins.

Visited YosemiteNovember 9, 2020
Work in progress...More timeline entries coming soon