Own your mistakes

By Josh Sherman
3 min read
entrepreneurship

I fucked up recently. Nothing that put any lives in danger, fortunately. You see, I started doing a re-engagement campaign to reach out to all of my users that weren’t currently on my semi-monthly product update newsletter list. This is actually something that’s come up quite a few times over […]

Installing Linux on the New Dell XPS 15 7590

By Josh Sherman
8 min read
hardware
linux
windows

As much as I love my System76 Galago Pro, I have been wanting to upgrade to a system with a higher screen resolution (not just the overall size) as well as get into a rig that had a newer processor. Sure, I could have opted to stick with System76, but […]

Migrating from Mailchimp to EmailOctopus

By Josh Sherman
7 min read
development
email

I started the year off on a free Mailchimp plan. I’ve been a free user for ages now and decided that I wanted to start taking my email marketing seriously. This included knowingly growing my lists beyond what the free tier’s limits. I didn’t have much of a problem with […]

How to fix a borked USB flash drive

By Josh Sherman
7 min read
hardware
linux

So this post was supposed to be how I [yet again] fixed an issue with a USB flash drive that I use for installing Linux. The USB flash drive in question is “the blue one” that I picked up back in 2016 because I wanted to have a handful of […]