The pattern is: each pattern is new.
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
TL;DR : when using an object as a dictionary in TypeScript/ES6, iterate through it using `Object.keys()`. Coming from statically typed lan...
Friday, July 14, 2017
Migrating some services from AWS to Pivotal Web Services
My objective is to run some services on Pivotal Web Services (PWS; hosted instance of Pivotal Cloud Foundry), and have them respond to reque...
personal automation example: deleting a local maven artifact
I want to start recording the benefits I get out of personal and local (team-level) automation. When I have a local version of a maven lib...
Monday, July 10, 2017
See also: Diversity is not a magic pill
After reading Journal of Organizational Psychology (2016 v4), I found an article interesting and summarized it over at the >Code blog: ...
See also: A Taxonomy of Yak Shaving
After my "Shaving the Golden Yak" talk at Joy of Coding, I published a series of posts about varieties of yaks over at The Composi...
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Stupid mocha stupid error
For reference only: (and generativity) This needs to be on the internet, because I didn't find it in a search. I try to run mocha vi...
Saturday, June 24, 2017
TL;DR: the most productive development happens when one person knows the system intimately because they wrote it; this is in conflict with g...
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