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)
As a person with many hobbies I often find myself trying to take a situation I am not familiar with and compare it to something I do know. Analogizing the… Read More »Input, mutate, output…pretty much explains everything.
As part of a test I had to ensure only two alphabetical characters would allowed. So I used `chr(rand(97,122))`; which on a OSX machine is letters a->z. However, this character… Read More »An example of when being to clever can come back to bite you…
Eric Elliott wrote on Medium about the fear of change and how to build high velocity development teams. If you read nothing else this week. Read there article here.
Check it out, good read and a solid real world example of how proper usage of progressive web applications can make and save your organization money: https://medium.com/dev-channel/treebo-a-react-and-preact-progressive-web-app-performance-case-study-5e4f450d5299
While recently working with a frontend engineer it struck me that the most basic of applications have massive amounts of dependencies. Specifically React configured as a simple UI for a… Read More »Have we just replaced `Dependency Hell` for a `Hell of a lot of Dependency`?
Today I got to a change request that read something to the order of ‘move all this code from place X, the new namespace Y. By the way, it is… Read More »A prime example of why automated testing works…
Preface: I am a huge supporter of containerized distributed applications. It give me all sorts of nerd good feelings. One of the biggest arguments for containerization of applications is that… Read More »Is the argument of ‘application portability’ a valid one for containerization?