I am a developer, full-stack engineer, and DevOps specialist that recently moved to beautiful Puerto Rico. I love to engineer and build services that are resilient and elegant.
I continually look for ways to expand on my skills and create new things.
I received seed funding for my BlockAuth startup, but I’m putting it on the back burner until the market timing is right. I am also working on several other projects that involve automation and cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin.
I also founded several successful companies such as Premium Gift Cards, which gave me the opportunity to write my own Bitcoin payment processor. I like to fill my spare time with building new websites and services to help advance my skills.
I am currently building my next startup.
Chain.com is an awesome Bitcoin API service that lets you query the status of any bitcoin transaction or address, as well as to set up notification callbacks whenever activity occurs at an address. I had some old codebase that registered thousands of these webhooks. I was no longer monitoring them and needed a quick script to remove them from being monitored. <?php /** * Quick script that goes through your chain.com webhooks and deletes them * Chain gives you the list 1000 at a time, so you will have to run this * until there are no more results **/ $l = curl_init(); curl_setopt($l, CURLOPT_HTTPAUTH, CURLAUTH_BASIC); curl_setopt($l, CURLOPT_USERPWD, ‘API_KEY:API_SECRET’); curl_setopt($l, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1); curl_setopt($l, CURLOPT_HTTPHEADER, array(‘Content-Type: application/json’)); curl_setopt($l, CURLOPT_CUSTOMREQUEST, ‘GET’); curl_setopt($l, CURLOPT_URL, ‘https://api.chain.com/v2/notifications’); $list = json_decode(curl_exec($l)); curl_close($l); $ch =…
Moves to Puerto Rico to build next startup
Software Engineer at a payment processor
Became a Certified Bitcoin Professional
Won $250k at a hackathon
Built Premium Gift Cards
Systems Engineer at a non-profit
IT Director at a small business
Send me an email if you would like me to code for you or if you want to partner on something fun!