Richard Bakare - Technology, Fitness, and Culture Ninja

Richard Bakare

El Diablo Rapido

Who am I?
About

About

Occasionally updated and intentionally simple, this is my little corner of the internet. If you’re looking for pictures of my life and times, go to my Instagram account. Want to read my blog posts and product/race reviews, go to the blog page. Looking to check out some tech projects, swing by GitHub, LinkedIn or peruse my work […]

Professional

Professional

Professional Summary I am a technology consultant with 10+ years experience as a technical Information Systems Analyst. I have worked primarily in the Telecommunications vertical and also on web and mobile application technologies. Most recently I have worked in the web content syndication space where I have developed my abilities in the Professional Services role. […]

Beer Rush

Beer Rush

Beer Rush is a HTML5 Game. The goal of the game is to serve beers to the customers as they slowly advance towards the barman. If any customers reach the end of the bar or a returning beer is not caught by the barman, the player loses a life. Open in new window/tab here.

Posts

My Latest Posts

Event Driven Design

Event Driven Design

17 Jan , 2020   Minimalism,Technology

Just applying technology to a problem is not a Silver Bullet towards a solution. Complexity is bound to arise. Essential Complexity is a requirement that, without it, the complete picture cannot be seen. Accidental Complexity happens when we introduce concepts that do not serve the overall design. Therefore, it is imperative to justify the complexity, by demonstrating where it fits into the big picture and how it helps accomplish the larger vision.

Love Every City

Love Every City

15 Feb , 2020   Culture,Lifestyle,Travel

Not Every City is Equal, your approach to how you experience them, can define the joy you get from travel.

Dry and Veggie January Reflections

Dry and Veggie January Reflections

We decided to participate in Dry January and added on a Vegetarian (not Vegan) only diet for the start of the year. Another idea we discussed was also cutting out coffee, but two changes were more than enough. We did, however, try to cut the caffeine down to one cup a day and no sooner than 1.5 hours after waking up. But like I said earlier, crash changes are not sustainable or successful. So we planned some approaches around how to stick to and get the most out of these experiments.

The Memory of Our Failures

The Memory of Our Failures

27 Jan , 2020   Culture,Lifestyle

One would hope that on the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz, and a week before the start of Black History Month meant to honor the legacy of a people who built a nation under chains and whips; that we would have learned from history.