July 19th, 2015

Retinizer

I’ve been using a MacBook Air for the last couple of years and have not had the pleasure of working with a Retina resolution Mac. This changed last week when I finally got my new shiny 2015 MacBook Pro 15” and got introduced to the world of sharp text and proper...

July 16th, 2015

Taming Ruby with rbenv

My colleague Cristiano told me about rbenv a couple of months ago. This was when I’ve already setup my Ruby development environment using rvm - I didn’t get to appreciate the real power of rbenv until a few days ago: I just got a new MacBook Pro as developer...

June 1st, 2014

Using npm modules via GitHub

At most of the hackathons that I am attending for PayPal I see people running into the same issues with Node projects over and over again: a certain Node module they want to use (via npmjs.org) is faulty or doesn’t 100% do what they want to do and they have...

August 14th, 2013

Being productive with Alfred

One of the applications for Mac OS that I especially adore is Alfred. Having used Quicksilver and also the inbuilt search system Spotlight I was looking for something that adds more productivity and utility to my workflow. I’ve been blogging already about...