Open-source as health check

An idea that Stephen and I have been bouncing around. Using an open-source methodology for internal software projects as a useful gauge on whether or not »

Developers considered harmful?

Continuing in the vein of Dijkstra's Go To Statement Considered Harmful, I'd like to rough out a new idea: "Developers considered harmful". Less experience, more risk »

The Peripheral

Woah. William Gibson's newest does not disappoint. A hard-edge sci-fi premise told with his signature style and grit. As usual, it requires a very close read, »

Mounting a shared volume on a docker image

Yesterday I needed a php 5.6 environment. Locally I'm running 7.0. First thought was to brew install php56, unlink php7 and link php56, but »

Handmaid's Tale

The first book I've read in 2017 is "The Handmaid's Tale" by Margaret Atwood. It's a work of speculative fiction set in the Republic of Gilead, »