J. R. Swab

Christian Blogger & Podcaster | I write about technology, faith, & self improvement

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I am a born-again follower of Jesus Christ with a beautiful wife and a crazy cat. I was born and grew up in Pennsylvania, where I gained an interest in computer technology and the Internet.

My teen years consisted of Boy Scouts, where I achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. As well as concert band, choir, and a few parts in school musicals. Later, I attended college and graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science. Never dropping my hobby of tinkering with technology both in hardware and software, as a real hacker would.

I currently run the Hacker Culture Podcast where we talk about tech, Linux, open source, and what it means to be a true traditional hacker.

What I look to get out of technology:

To further improve my knowledge in programming and general computer science. This passion started in the 3rd grade when I built my first website now I continuously look for new skills to learn. Whether it is programming or setting up a commercial grade server in my home, there is always a motivation to know more.

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