Installing Hadoop on Windows/Linux/macOS in 5 Minutes

Need to install Hadoop for a class or a project? It can take some time. Learn how you can easily do it with 1 command in this post.

February 16, 2019 · 3 min

Getting Better At Debugging

Summary, excerpts, notes from The Debugging Mindset on how to get better at debugging,

April 3, 2017 · 2 min

Adding A SSL Certificate to Vagrant Machine For Local Development

If you are working with an API/Oauth Provider which supports only https and use Vagrant, you can easily add an SSL certificate to your Vagrant machine to allow local development. It will take only 10 minutes with these step by step instructions.

January 31, 2017 · 3 min

Run PHPUnit Tests With One Click using PhpStorm and Vagrant

If you are struggling with configuration of PHPUnit with PhpStorm and Vagrant, this post covers all resources you need and provides necessary tips to run your tests with a single click.

January 4, 2017 · 3 min

Mandrill/GMail eating your email design? Try inlining!

GMail removes classes from the email body. If you rely on classes to apply styles, they will not work. Solution is to inline your CSS. Learn how in this post.

February 22, 2016 · 2 min

How to get hired: Just make awesome stuff.

If you are applying for a job, you may want to do a bit more than bare minimum. It has worked for others, it may work for you too.

February 17, 2016 · 1 min

Why You Should Have The Best Tools

Working on run of mill editor/compiler? Stop and go for the best tools right now. See how best tools are good for you.

June 5, 2012 · 1 min

Exam Experiment: How To Cheat In Programming Exams

Worried about your programming exam? Do not be afraid, here are some tips that may help you out. Beware though, it’s just an experiment.

November 27, 2011 · 3 min