NPM Housekeeping

Just a quick few tips on how to do a ‘proper housekeeping’ routine within npm. These tips eases staying up-to-date with your favorite packages, and at times reclaims disk space; and generally keeps your system tidy. As of July 21st, 2017 this guide is deprecated. Note: I’m using OS X as my dev environment. Before […]

How to Setup Data Backups for Cheap

It’s pretty amazing to learn that the majority of our peers, developers and even some businesses don’t have the habit of backing up their precious data. Those nomad days are now over, I will outline several “free” services to backup your photos and videos and also, some pretty cheap ways to backup your data locally […]

Search a Git Repo Like a Ninja

We have to admit it, git has become the de facto tool in the open source ecosystem. How many projects are now only on Github? Why do the open source communities only swear now by this tool, instead of the well known Subversion and CVS? Simply because git is much more powerful and quickly became […]