- Consider SQLite
30 Dec 2021
If you were creating a web app from scratch today, what database would you use? Probably the most frequent answer I see to this is Postgres, although there are a wide range of common answers: MySQL, MariaDB, Microsoft SQL Server, MongoDB, etc. Today I want you to consider: what if SQLite would do just fine?
- Firefox is the Only Alternative
28 Nov 2021
Supposedly today we have a lot of browsers to choose from - Google Chrome, Safari, Microsoft Edge, Firefox, Brave, Opera, Vivaldi, etc. Having choices is a good thing, right? Nobody wants to relive the time of almost complete Internet Explorer domination again. Unfortunately our choices are signific…
- Don’t start with microservices – monoliths are your friend
16 Dec 2021
I’ve been having this thought on the back of my mind for a long time to write about why it’s often a bad idea to start with microservices for a brand new project.
- Text Aesthetics: Command Line UI/UX
2 Jan 2022
Beautifying and modernizing your command line experience. A tour of emulators, text options, and prompt styling.