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copy file contents from the command line

2020-07-25

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~1 min read

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134 words

I have a dotfiles repository where I store all of my settings for things like and VS Code. Whenever I make a change to one of those files…

converting timestamps to utc in python

2020-07-24

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~8 min read

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1402 words

Recently, I was working on a project where the API I was using would sometimes decide to include an offset for the timestamp and other times…

jwts in context

2020-07-23

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~1 min read

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127 words

One of the projects I enjoyed working on the most was creating a unified concept of a user between three separate applications. In doing so…

a difference in (default) style: buttons vs links

2020-07-22

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~2 min read

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357 words

I was working on a project the other day when I noticed something curious. My nav bar looked great until I added a new button. nav bar with…

creating empty arrays and matrices in javascript

2020-07-21

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~3 min read

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516 words

Imagine we want to create an matrix with Javascript. Javascript provides a number of different options for this, but it’s one of those…

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