Goodbye Forever

By Josh Sherman
1 min read
moving
austin
retrospection

Today marks the end of my 35 year stint in Florida. Most of the time was spent in Tampa, which I consider to be a complete cesspool of vacationing degenerates. I could focus on that, but there’s no reason to. I want to leave remembering the good things. In Tampa, […]

Using S3 to host images on a budget

By Josh Sherman
2 min read
development
s3
scenekids

I love Amazon Web Services (AWS) but am always apprehensive about the pricing. To be fair, I probably over analyze my needs and I end up not pulling the trigger on using them. One thing I do rely on is Simple Storage Service (S3) for storing image uploads from my […]

Make open source contributions a priority

By Josh Sherman
3 min read
development
open-source software
free software

I get it, you got a metric shit ton of stuff going on at work and open source contributions aren’t necessarily one of them. Bet there’s a good chance you have at least one side project though. Also bet there’s a good chance that you don’t make open source contributions […]

Speed Comparison: GitHub vs. GitLab

By Josh Sherman
1 min read
reviews
github
gitlab

There’s been quite a bit of movement in the code repository hosting space recently. Open letters have been written. Companies are attempting to capitalize on their competitor’s shortcomings. Those competitors have been improving their offerings. It’s a great time to be alive! That being said, this isn’t a post comparing […]

Fastest way to switch between apps

By Josh Sherman
3 min read
productivity
apple
os x
karabiner

I am on an eternal quest to optimize the way I work with the computer. I do things like jacking my mouse/tracking speed all of the way up (thanks Noah). I am trying to use Zapier more because “you should never do something twice on a computer” (thanks Nat). I […]