Creator of fine <HTML> products and services.
Amateur triathlete.

I'm Brian Shoemaker, a developer/manager, amateur triathlete and dad living in the Minneapolis area. I build web applications and manage development teams, with a focus on responsive design, modern tools and APIs.

Learn more about me...


Sep 21 A few lazy bees in our front yard:

Sep 20 Finished 16th out of 148 for my age group at the @surlybrewing #surlytrailloppet this morning.…




By Daniel Suarez.
Finished on September 22nd 2014.

Wool Omnibus (Silo, #1)

Wool Omnibus (Silo, #1)

By Hugh Howey.
Finished on September 11th 2014.

Recent Photos scroll right

Activities last six

Distance Duration Speed
RunRun 13.32 mi 1:47:29 7.43 mph
RideRide 19.74 mi 1:08:56 17.18 mph
RunRun 6.58 mi 0:46:52 8.42 mph
HikeHike 2.27 mi 0:51:26 2.65 mph
RunRun 13.46 mi 1:44:16 7.75 mph
RunRun 6.16 mi 0:43:34 8.48 mph

Training Log past year



I occasionally have a small side or personal project in development, typically using Node.js. I share my projects and post the details here and GitHub.


Browse and search for tweets from Italian politicians.

Twitter Stream

Search and stream the Twitter Public Timeline.

Weather Station

Home weather station built with Arduino.