Blog posts

The AwkEng Doesn't Believe in Requirements Docs

Hi all, Here's a contrarian opinion, but when practicing product development, I don't think you should be using requirements documents at all. This...

The Awkward Engineer and The Grounding Procedure

Hi all! Today's post is a bit on the nerdy side, but with the dry winter air in New England, I'm reminded of some old on-the-job training I receive...

Buyer's Delight

Hi all, Short post today. I want to introduce a term I call "buyer's delight". Buyer's delight is simply the opposite of buyer's remorse. I ...

Store Status as of 2021

Hi everyone! Awkward Engineer has been a blast. For the time being, we're nearly out of stock on everything, with no immediate plans to resupply.

Lately, Awkward Engineer has been more of a blog, but who knows. Never say never. The store may be back :-)

Sam aka THE Awkward Engineer