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)
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