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mbptopWorking at Automattic comes with a lot of benefits, but at the moment, none are cooler than the one pictured above. After four years of employment, Automattic employees are allowed to have their next computer customized by ColorWare.

This particular model is a mostly black retina MacBook Pro with a glowing WordPress logo in the center, and it’s ready for four more years with me at Automattic.

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Deconstructed Apple Pie

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Sweet puff crust, black tea ice cream, dehydrated persimmon, cider poached apple, and Grand Marnier whipped cream, on a bed of pecan streusel, at Newhall Refinery in Newhall, California.

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Colleagues Photo

Pre-Company Photo 2014

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Getting ready for the 2014 Automattic company photo in Park City, Utah.

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Nostalgia Photo

Batman Sunshade

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I got bored with of seeing all of those Millenium Falcon sunshades, so I got a Batman one instead for maximum nostalgia.

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Nostalgia Photo

LEGO Ghostbusters

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It has been a rather long time since I last assembled a LEGO set, but when I saw the latest Ghostbusters-inspired set, I knew I couldn’t resist. This Ecto-1 set is from LEGO Ideas, a place where anyone can submit an idea for review and possible production by LEGO, as long as it gets over 10,000 supporters, which this project did in a very short amount of time.

If you have some ideas for LEGO sets trapped in your mind over the years, submit them to LEGO Ideas, and you might see them on store shelves some day!