Best iOS Development Tools

The iOS app market has grown tremendously since it’s inception just a few years ago. Because of the platform’s popularity, there’s a vast amount of resources available for anyone interested in the development process. Whether you need help marketing your iOS app in the App Store or a way to design a beautiful iOS app […]

How to Install Homebrew the Right Way

After following many outdated and incomplete instructions for setting up a web development environment on a Mac (back in Spring 2011), and spending a lot of time finding solutions to the problems I encountered along the way, I decided to put together this detailed tutorial. As of July 21st, 2017 this guide is deprecated. Note: […]

How to clear the local DNS cache in OS X

When URL’s are just not resolving the way you want it, time to clear or “flush” the dns nameserver local cache. How to clear the local DNS cache? Open terminal and type the following command for your appropriate OS X Version: Note: Updated on January 13, 2018: macOS 10.13

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My Setup

I’m a huge fan of The Setup, a website that interviews people from different fields and asks them what hardware and software they use. I’ve discovered some great tools from reading these interviews so I’ve decided to interview myself and share my setup. Who are you and what do you do? Hi there! My name […]

Keep Your Shit Clean

This post will be the beginning of a technical series that will help “developers” with the basics on keeping their development environments clean and updated. Enjoy! Oh those in-person technical interviews. Gotta love them. You walk in, you’re greeted and it seems each founder tells the same old story about a dream to solve a […]

A Front End Engineer’s Manifesto

Most importantly and above all, I will put the needs of the user first! Over my own needs as a developer. Progressive enhancement and unobtrusive JavaScript are my tools. Without JavaScript or CSS, or without mobile Webkit, my site may not look pretty but will still be functional. Simplicity is respect. I will not unnecessarily […]