Richard Bakare - Technology, Fitness, and Culture Ninja

Richard Bakare

El Diablo Rapido

Who am I?
About

About

Technology, Fitness, & Culture Ninja. International background. Liberal, less is more thinker. Evangelist of all things Apple. Lover of sports, art, travel & fashion. From Atlanta, Georgia. I am Solution Architect for a Billing Software company. I spend most of my free time pursuing athletic aspirations, traveling or watching movies. You’ve found my little corner […]

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

Hacking Your Way to No Car in Atlanta

Hacking Your Way to No Car in Atlanta

1 May , 2018   Culture,Life Hack,Lifestyle,Travel

For this follow up post, I am sharing some ideas for getting to the same state that we are in. Or even down to just one car in a multi-person household. First off, there is no perfectly balanced equation for everyone. You will have to adjust the levers of what you are willing to pay on housing and other items in order to make living in Atlanta without a car workable. I sincerely hope these ideas help a lot of people get out of their cars. Atlanta’s traffic situation is getting progressively worse. The downstream impacts of that congestion have not even fully materialized.

The Five Hundred – Untitled

The Five Hundred – Untitled

12 Mar , 2018   Culture,Lifestyle,Uncategorized

I am sharing a piece I wrote for The Five Hundred for my latest blog post. A monthly writing Prompt group. If you have not tried it before, check out The Five Hundred and submit an entry of your own. This is the first piece of creative writing I have attempted since just after college. I hope you enjoy.

Everyone Should Nudge More

Everyone Should Nudge More

13 Feb , 2018   Culture,Lifestyle,Reviews

As part of my simplifying down I’ve started reading just one book a month. I used to try and read as many as possible but that gave me no time to reflect and review what I read. The first book for 2018 was a carry over from 2017. Nudge, by Nobel Prize winners, Thaler and Sunstein. I discovered this book while listening to the Freakonomics Podcast. I loved it from page one. They describe their approach as “Libertarian Paternalism” and as a real “Third Way” option in our increasingly divided political landscape.