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android

Android “M” Permission System Explained

4 minute read

At this year’s I/O, Google unveiled the next version of Android, codename “M”. This release focuses on incremental improvements, new APIs and refining the us...

apple

Apple Watch, The three months review

4 minute read

Countless words have been spent on reviewing the Apple Watch, I won’t pour more words to describe the hardware and the software. What follows is a collection...

Unsolicited Advice

3 minute read

Earlier last year I went all-in to the Apple ecosystem after a 10 year-long relationship with Linux and a four-and-a-half one with Android.

OS X - First Impact

6 minute read

In my last article I wrote I was going to buy a 13” Retina MacBook Pro and then try to stick with OS X at least until the end of 2014.

Switching Season Report, 2014 Edition

7 minute read

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a long time. I think I got the impulse after reading Alex’s essay last year. I took notes about what was happening s...

atom

audacity

automation

Your Style Guide Is Worthless

3 minute read

When many people (with “many” being >= 2) work on a project it is important to lay down rules that all developers ought to follow lest everyone starts doi...

backup

3-2-1, It’s Time to Backup

2 minute read

November is the right time to define your New Year’s resolutions. There is nothing better than gifting you and your relatives an effective, yet simple, backu...

blog

Why I Blog

2 minute read

Let’s start the new year with a blog post about blogging itself (how meta), because nobody does that, I’m sure!

book

browser

bug

Unsolicited Advice

3 minute read

Earlier last year I went all-in to the Apple ecosystem after a 10 year-long relationship with Linux and a four-and-a-half one with Android.

canonical

Switching Season Report, 2014 Edition

7 minute read

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a long time. I think I got the impulse after reading Alex’s essay last year. I took notes about what was happening s...

coding-style

Your Style Guide Is Worthless

3 minute read

When many people (with “many” being >= 2) work on a project it is important to lay down rules that all developers ought to follow lest everyone starts doi...

computer

Computers and Ergonomics

6 minute read

I spend almost every moment of my waking hours in front of a computer or a screen of some kind. Some would say “way too much time” but, hey, I have a world t...

computers

The Case For Cases

2 minute read

You know, programmers are a fun bunch. You recognize one because they can argue at length about subtleties of the Python language, know nothing about footbal...

computing

Switching Season Report, 2014 Edition

7 minute read

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a long time. I think I got the impulse after reading Alex’s essay last year. I took notes about what was happening s...

css

dell

developers

Your Style Guide Is Worthless

3 minute read

When many people (with “many” being >= 2) work on a project it is important to lay down rules that all developers ought to follow lest everyone starts doi...

Unsolicited Advice

3 minute read

Earlier last year I went all-in to the Apple ecosystem after a 10 year-long relationship with Linux and a four-and-a-half one with Android.

development

Android “M” Permission System Explained

4 minute read

At this year’s I/O, Google unveiled the next version of Android, codename “M”. This release focuses on incremental improvements, new APIs and refining the us...

Your Style Guide Is Worthless

3 minute read

When many people (with “many” being >= 2) work on a project it is important to lay down rules that all developers ought to follow lest everyone starts doi...

Unsolicited Advice

3 minute read

Earlier last year I went all-in to the Apple ecosystem after a 10 year-long relationship with Linux and a four-and-a-half one with Android.

Unsustainable Software Development

2 minute read

The downward pricing spiral of recent years, pushed by “app stores” on all major platforms, is creating the false perception that software is free to make.

diet

Living Like a Caveman

4 minute read

DISCLAIMER: I am not a doctor, a trainer or an health expert. This is just my story. You are the only responsible for whatever happens should you decide to l...

docker

editor

ergonomics

Computers and Ergonomics

6 minute read

I spend almost every moment of my waking hours in front of a computer or a screen of some kind. Some would say “way too much time” but, hey, I have a world t...

exercise

Living Like a Caveman

4 minute read

DISCLAIMER: I am not a doctor, a trainer or an health expert. This is just my story. You are the only responsible for whatever happens should you decide to l...

firefox

flame

foundation

freedom

fun

The Case For Cases

2 minute read

You know, programmers are a fun bunch. You recognize one because they can argue at length about subtleties of the Python language, know nothing about footbal...

gadgets

Apple Watch, The three months review

4 minute read

Countless words have been spent on reviewing the Apple Watch, I won’t pour more words to describe the hardware and the software. What follows is a collection...

git

The Linux Desktop Experience is Good Enough

1 minute read

From time to time I read articles about Linux being broken on the desktop. People who “endure endless shit” using it and get fed up in the process. Let me te...

hg

The Linux Desktop Experience is Good Enough

1 minute read

From time to time I read articles about Linux being broken on the desktop. People who “endure endless shit” using it and get fed up in the process. Let me te...

html5

introduction

ios

Android “M” Permission System Explained

4 minute read

At this year’s I/O, Google unveiled the next version of Android, codename “M”. This release focuses on incremental improvements, new APIs and refining the us...

ios8

iphone

iphone6

javascript

laptop

licenes

life

Why I Blog

2 minute read

Let’s start the new year with a blog post about blogging itself (how meta), because nobody does that, I’m sure!

Switching Season Report, 2014 Edition

7 minute read

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a long time. I think I got the impulse after reading Alex’s essay last year. I took notes about what was happening s...

lifestyle

Computers and Ergonomics

6 minute read

I spend almost every moment of my waking hours in front of a computer or a screen of some kind. Some would say “way too much time” but, hey, I have a world t...

Living Like a Caveman

4 minute read

DISCLAIMER: I am not a doctor, a trainer or an health expert. This is just my story. You are the only responsible for whatever happens should you decide to l...

linux

Switching Season Report, 2014 Edition

7 minute read

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a long time. I think I got the impulse after reading Alex’s essay last year. I took notes about what was happening s...

mercurial

The Linux Desktop Experience is Good Enough

1 minute read

From time to time I read articles about Linux being broken on the desktop. People who “endure endless shit” using it and get fed up in the process. Let me te...

microsoft

Switching Season Report, 2014 Edition

7 minute read

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a long time. I think I got the impulse after reading Alex’s essay last year. I took notes about what was happening s...

mozilla

music

opensource

osx

OS X - First Impact

6 minute read

In my last article I wrote I was going to buy a 13” Retina MacBook Pro and then try to stick with OS X at least until the end of 2014.

Switching Season Report, 2014 Edition

7 minute read

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a long time. I think I got the impulse after reading Alex’s essay last year. I took notes about what was happening s...

packaging

Just Install My Stuff

5 minute read

Unattended software installation on Windows (and software installation in general) is a mess. After evaluating several existing tools, including Chocolatey a...

packt

permissions

Android “M” Permission System Explained

4 minute read

At this year’s I/O, Google unveiled the next version of Android, codename “M”. This release focuses on incremental improvements, new APIs and refining the us...

platform

process

Your Style Guide Is Worthless

3 minute read

When many people (with “many” being >= 2) work on a project it is important to lay down rules that all developers ought to follow lest everyone starts doi...

Unsolicited Advice

3 minute read

Earlier last year I went all-in to the Apple ecosystem after a 10 year-long relationship with Linux and a four-and-a-half one with Android.

programming

The Case For Cases

2 minute read

You know, programmers are a fun bunch. You recognize one because they can argue at length about subtleties of the Python language, know nothing about footbal...

rant

review

services

software

Your Style Guide Is Worthless

3 minute read

When many people (with “many” being >= 2) work on a project it is important to lay down rules that all developers ought to follow lest everyone starts doi...

Unsolicited Advice

3 minute read

Earlier last year I went all-in to the Apple ecosystem after a 10 year-long relationship with Linux and a four-and-a-half one with Android.

Unsustainable Software Development

2 minute read

The downward pricing spiral of recent years, pushed by “app stores” on all major platforms, is creating the false perception that software is free to make.

spotify

style-guide

Your Style Guide Is Worthless

3 minute read

When many people (with “many” being >= 2) work on a project it is important to lay down rules that all developers ought to follow lest everyone starts doi...

sustainable

Unsustainable Software Development

2 minute read

The downward pricing spiral of recent years, pushed by “app stores” on all major platforms, is creating the false perception that software is free to make.

switch

sysadmin

Just Install My Stuff

5 minute read

Unattended software installation on Windows (and software installation in general) is a mess. After evaluating several existing tools, including Chocolatey a...

til

tips

tls

tutorial

typography

The Case For Cases

2 minute read

You know, programmers are a fun bunch. You recognize one because they can argue at length about subtleties of the Python language, know nothing about footbal...

ubuntu

Switching Season Report, 2014 Edition

7 minute read

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a long time. I think I got the impulse after reading Alex’s essay last year. I took notes about what was happening s...

voice

vpn

wasm

web

windows

Switching Season Report, 2014 Edition

7 minute read

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a long time. I think I got the impulse after reading Alex’s essay last year. I took notes about what was happening s...

Just Install My Stuff

5 minute read

Unattended software installation on Windows (and software installation in general) is a mess. After evaluating several existing tools, including Chocolatey a...

workstation

Computers and Ergonomics

6 minute read

I spend almost every moment of my waking hours in front of a computer or a screen of some kind. Some would say “way too much time” but, hey, I have a world t...

zurb