Below are a few good links from the prior week. I want to call out one in particular that had this quote: Greatness is consistency driven by a deep love of the work. It is a great article on the "greats" of programming and how they stay productive. Hint: it...

If ever there is an intersection of two things that I love, it's productivity and programming. So when I saw the study by Microsoft - I was hooked. Think of this as the tl;dr; of that paper. I read it so that you can get to Fear the Walking Dead...

Recently, I've been doing a bit of security work and needed to pass around a few secrets. Normally - I'd use 1Password but this was a one off situation. I thought PGP would be the best bet for this. If you're interested in sending me an encrypted message - I've...

It seems to be a common occurrence that private keys are checked into public repositories on Github. As I've done something similar with blocking merge conflicts from being committed, I thought it would be a good idea to add something similar, to block private keys from being committed from a...

Manually editing merge conflicts can lead to a lot of pain. What if you missed a conflict? Now you have >>>>>>>>>>> and <<<<<<<<<<<<<< all around your code base. Good news, it's really easy to deny those changes by utilizing git-hooks. On every commit Git runs a command (or hook). In...