It’s been a year now and Apple has announced that they are open-sourcing Swift. I’d like to take this time to update my previous prediction.
One of my friends pointed out one of the really unique things about San Francisco was that *everyone* takes public transportation: business people, moms, kids, retirees, college students, and even “hooligans”.
Sometimes all you need is to encrypt your web traffic. Here’s some services that may be useful to you:
These days git appears to have won the SCM “wars”. While it’s fantastic for what it was intended (source code), it has some short-comings when you try to use it for large (i.e. >10 GB) repositories.
A quick guide to backing up on Amazon S3
There’s plenty of reviews out there for these two transactional mail services. But here’s a few “at a glance” items that’s not obvious from most reviews I’ve come across.
There’s a number of reasons you might want to how your own email server. For me, it’s mostly about control. I want to make sure I always have access to all my information. And having lived through the early days of the Internet back in the early 90’s, I’ve lived through many transitions away from […]
They’re pretty dumb. But they’re better than nothing.
Doctor Who is probably one of the best Science Fiction shows ever made. It’s got action, romance, moral struggles, clever writing, and superb acting. And the special effects are just good enough. =)
Here’s a little script to make ssh a bit nicer on Mac, especially if you also occasionally use XQuartz.