I am in the process of learning the basics of Cordova development using the Cordova In Action book. The installation of all of the necessary tools wasn't too bad, but starting an emulator for the first time was really a pain. Here's what I encountered and how I ...Continue reading
Let's say that you have a shell script that you run very frequently on pre-prod servers but very infrequently in your prod environment because it can cause outages or performance issues. Wouldn't it be nice if you had some sort of pre-execution hook that notified you that you ...Continue reading
I just finished reading the The Procrastination Matrix article on the Wait But Why blog and it really spoke to me. I'm a big fan of using Org-Mode in Emacs to organize all of my tasks, and I wondered if I could make both of these systems work together ...Continue reading
Recently I was experimenting with an offline bitcoin wallet and I wanted to use it to make a donation to mozilla.org. Mozilla uses Coinbase to process their bitcoin transactions, which means that the process goes something like this:
- You initiate the transaction on the target site (e.g. mozilla ...