Category Tools

Enhancing Sublime Text Context Menus on Windows

Sublime Text It’s a great code editor. It can be an IDE if you want it to be, but at it’s heart it’s a highly extensible text editor. I love...

Virtual Desktops for Windows

There’s been some speculation of Windows finally getting virtual desktops as a feature in Windows 9. To be honest, this is a very welcome change. After all, Linux has had...

Choose Your Tools Wisely

Let’s face it programming a computer is a little more involved than programming a VCR (if you’re old enough to remember those, Wikipedia for those that don’t). Those of us...

Category Ghost

Using GitHub Pages with Ghost and Buster on Windows (part 2)

Hacking Buster and Deploying Series: Part 1: Taking Inventory and Setting Up Part 2: Hacking Buster and Deploying Recap In the first part of the series we talked about setting...

Using GitHub Pages with Ghost and Buster on Windows (part 1)

Taking Inventory and Setting Up First and foremost, if you are using Linux or OSX, follow this guide here and save yourself a lot of time. Series: Part 1: Taking...

Category C#

Constant Vigilance: Classes or Structs in C#

I’m going to have a recurring theme on the blog from time to time. I’ll probably have several, but this is the first. The theme here is constant vigilance. The...

Category Development

The Importance of the Ubiquitous Language

Ubiquitous: /yoo-bikwitəss/ existing everywhere: present everywhere at once, or seeming to be Language: /láng-gwij/ communication with words: the human use of spoken or written words as a communication system speech...

Why are you using source control?

Top Reasons 1. Save code other than on a local drive 2. Share code among teams 3. Version Control Everyone that uses source control will list these reasons. I list...

Category Node

Rethrowing Errors for Proper Stack Trace

Rethrowing Errors for Proper Stack Trace

ES6 Command-Line Parsing

ES6 Command-Line Parsing ECMA Script has come a really long way and continues to add more great features. A lot of them borrowed from functional languages and libraries. Typically there...

Setting up the package.json for node.js. The short, short version

Package.json Most tutorials start with the package.json. This is a very important step. Here’s an example of a live package.json, this is Ghost v0.5’s package.json: 1 2 3 4 5...

Category GoLang

Hot Dog Vending Machine in Go

Hot Dog Vending Machine in Go