Hi, I'm Mike Buss

I'm a software engineer from Ohio. I use this website to write about software development, life, and the universe.


Posts about programming, puppies, and more.

Recent posts

Building an Air Filtration System for a 3D Printer

January 06, 2021

How I used a microcontroller, a fan, and a bunch of sensors to create a smart filtration system.

arduino 3dprinting

Welcoming Our First

October 08, 2020

Today, my wife and I welcomed Theodore Frederick Buss into the world!


Finding Which Process is Locking a Port on macOS

April 07, 2020

How to find and kill a process using a specific port.


Connecting a Raspberry Pi, iPad, HoloLens, and Magic Leap ML1

January 27, 2020

I needed a way to connect and communicate between these devices in places with unreliable WiFi.

raspberry-pi ios hololens magic-leap

HoloLens Voice Control for Users with Movement Disorders

January 25, 2020

How to implement phrase recognition using HoloLens and Unity.

hololens c-sharp

Building a Salt Checker with Arduino

January 17, 2020

How I use a microcontroller and ultrasonic sensors to monitor the salt level for our water softener.

arduino ruby

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I write software for the healthcare industry. Below are some of my favorite projects.


The MyHealth application was developed at Cleveland Clinic to help patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). More than 15,000 MS patients have been assessed with the application since its launch in 2015.

Read more about the MyHealth app

Healthcare and Augmented Reality

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation is always on the lookout for new technology to help with patient care. Recently, they started exploring the idea of using augmented reality (AR) devices to monitor patient health.

Read more about augmented reality in healthcare

C3 Logix

The Cleveland Clinic Concussion App, also called C3 Logix, was developed to bring standardized concussion care to athletes.

With over 300,000 athletes tested, the C3 Logix app is helping remove the guesswork from managing brain-related injuries.

Read more about the C3 Logix app


I practice photography on nights and weekends. Below are some of my favorites.

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