Git Tips: Branches not Merged

git branch --no-merged

Code PaLOUsa 2014 - Your Lazyweb Itinerary

You can keep flipping channels in your cozy hotel room, I’ve done the work of planning tomorrow’s itinerary for you. Here are the talks to sit in on this week at Code PaLOUsa in Louisville, KY.



  • Ember.js, Jesse Cravens, Jones
  • Agile, Martin Harbolt, Segell


  • NoSQL vs SQL, Simon Elliston Ball, French
  • When Code Reacts to Data, Jessica Kerr, Jones


  • Environmental I/O with Android IOIO, Scott Sullivan, Doing interesting experiments with Arduino
  • Managing Developers, Jonathan Mills,


  • Web apps that look native, Rob Tarr, French
  • Designing in the browser with Sass, Chris Michel, Combs Chandler


  • Getting Started with Glass, Jacob Rutledge, Segell
  • JMeter load testing, Michael Dowden, Stopher



  • Job queues, Ole Michaelis, Stopher
  • Superman is not a good Agile Team Member, Karen Siers, French
  • Domain-driven design, Reza Rahman, Segell


  • Finding and using big data - Hadoop, Simon Elliston Ball, Combs Chandler
  • Meteor.js - Killing Dinosaurs with JavaScript, Guy Royse, Nunn


  • Avoiding UI Mistakes, Danielle Cooley, Grand Ballroom A


  • Virtualize your stack with Vagrant and Puppet, Jacob Mather, Jones


  • Using Node and Grunt to create an awesome workflow, Vernon Kesner, French
  • SOLID design patterns, Philip Japiske, Segell

Roller Skating Jams

Back in November, we had a neighborhood roller skating party. Here’s the playlist I put together:

  • Blackbyrds - Happy Music
  • Newcleus- Jam On It
  • Frankie Smith - Double Dutch Bus
  • Teena Marie - Square Biz
  • Fatback Band - Gotta Get My Hands On Some (Money)
  • Still in the Groove – Ray Parker, Jr.
  • Jackson 5 - ABC
  • Planet Rock - Afrika Bambaataa and the Soul Sonic Force (INSTRUMENTAL)
  • Kraftwerk - Trans Europe Express
  • Herbie Hancock - Rockit
  • Eric B and Rakim – Don’t Sweat the Technique
  • Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin Somethin
  • M.C.B. - Oh Inspector (It’s The New Mix)
  • Tom Tom Club- Genius Of Love (INSTRUMENTAL)
  • Yes - Owner of a Lonely Heart
  • Eddie Murphy - My Girl (Wants to Party All the Time)
  • New Edition - Mr. Telephone Man
  • The Unknown DJ - Basstronic (INSTRUMENTAL)
  • Dance to the Music – Sly and the Family Stone
  • Vaughan Mason and Crew - Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll
  • Midnight Star - No Parking On The Dance Floor
  • Parliament - Flashlight
  • Tony Chambers - Football Hero (INSTRUMENTAL)
  • Queen - Another one bites the dust
  • D Train - You’re the One for Me (INSTRUMENTAL)
  • The Big Bang Theory – Parliament
  • Peanut Butter – Twennynine and Lenny White

Git Tips: Argh! I forgot to add something to that last commit

$ git add app/file/that-i-forgot.js
$ git commit --amend

Agile Software Manifesto Principle #10

Simplicity—the art of maximizing the amount of work not done—is essential

New #ink #drawing

typeverything:, Derrick Castle

“Our real objective is to serve.”
— Jim Casey, Founder of UPS
“We do not want to be beginners. But let us be convinced of the fact that we will never be anything else but beginners, all our life!”
— Thomas Merton

7-Zip Files on OSX

$ brew install p7zip
$ 7z x heed.7z