Josh Schertz

Recent posts:

  • 12 Startups in 12 Months

    Dec 2018

    As of November 21, 2018 I have started a personal challenge of building 12 startups in 12 months. The rules are simple: spend a solid month building and marketing each startup, trying to get paying users to cover operating costs. Once the month is over, determine if the project should... more

  • Dockerize the pySecMaster

    Mar 2018

    In an attempt to simplify the startup procedure for the pySecMaster, I've setup Docker for containerizing the system. The beautiful part of containerization is that I can now plan for the exact environment the scripts and database will be run in. Not only does this simplify the scripts I have... more

  • Cryptocoin Mining - Circa 2013

    Dec 2017

    It is amazing to see crytpcurrencies finally becoming mainstream. I first got involved with cryptocoins in mid-2013, and started to mine them by that fall. I have so many stories of greed, scams and loose money. If you think today's crpto scene is crazy, you should have seen it back... more

  • Ethereum Mining on Nvidia V100

    Nov 2017

    I recently found myself asking the question, "Can you mine Ethereum on an AWS instance?" When the ground breaking Nvidia V100 was finally added on AWS, I knew I had to test it's mining prowess. So how did it perform? Well, the V100 is currently the world's best Ethereum ming... more

  • Robotics Nanodegree Project 4 - Deep Learning

    Nov 2017

    The deep learning project, also known as the Follow Me project, uses a fully convolutional network (FCN) to build a model for identifying a target person from a simulated drone camera feed. The purpose of the model is to have the drone follow the target person as they walk around,... more

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