During a Laravel meetup last night the issue of timezones came up; I had seen this video before but it’s still entertaining and very poignant. This is why you do… Read More »Timezones and why to avoid them when programming.
A follow up to the 9 points posted yesterday, Lorenzo Pasqualis is an author I’ll be following going forward. 12 Reasons To Avoid Individual Code Ownership
Blaine Osepchuk over on dev.to has an interesting counterpoint to Uncle Bob’s rip on the Atlantic’s article concerning software in safety critical usages. It is a good read and makes… Read More »Any interesting piece on the state of the the software industery.
Double down Friday! Another good article about learning Vim in 4 weeks…not saying I -will-, just saying you -can-.
If you are so inclined to be a vim uber like James LaChance ;). https://medium.com/@peterxjang/how-to-learn-vim-a-four-week-plan-cd8b376a9b85
Sometime we take the most basic of things for granted. Stable dependable internet, phone system, traffic control, having more than 50cents a day for food. Even with a mountain of… Read More »When you think you have it rough…this person learned programming, solo, in rural Uruguay.
I’ve always had a soft spot for visualizations. Info-graphics, animations, the the like. One specific tool I came across years back is Gource. Finally got around to writing a wrapper… Read More »Package release announcement. Auto-Gourcer (Repository visualizer)