Programming Fonts - Test Drive

Finally I can try out a new font before installing it!

Power assert

Power Assert shows each value of variables and method calls in the expression. It is useful for testing, providing which value wasn't correct when the condition is not satisfied.

How to minimize RSpec `describe`/`context` nesting

Shared contexts to the rescue!

Basics 7: Daily Investments

A daily reminder of what is really important.

A Modern Web Application With Rails

Suggestions for new projects using Rails. A lot of sensible suggestions here.


Nice idea for a bookmarking service. Both web interface and command line!


A guide to what goes into making a good README.

Solarized 8: True Colors

An optimised Solarized color scheme for Vim.

The React Handbook

If you can't beat 'em, join 'em.


Time, both friend and foe.

Productive Habits Calendar

I like this. Small changes over a big period of time.

Git Cop

Enforces good commit rules for a clean commit history.

100+ Lessons Learned for Project Managers

A collection of project management lessons from Jerry Madden, the former Associate Director of Flight Projects at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC). Good enough for NASA, good enough for me!

Bootstrap Shuffle

Another tool for fast-tracking a Bootstrap layout. Nice that it's broken up into components.

SSH Examples, Tips & Tunnels

Some really useful stuff here.


Good site for working out tints and shades of colours.

How to Write a Novel With Ulysses, Part II: Research, Editing, and Export

Matt Gemmell again on writing, but this time it's the research, editing and exporting.

How to Write a Novel With Ulysses, Part I: Organization and the Writing Process

Matt Gemmell's approach to organising his writing.

Dead Simple Text

A minimalist plain text editor for the web.

Basics 7: How Father Christmas Does It

Productivity by the king of time management.