Terminal Crib Sheet

Terminal Crib Sheet

Get your sha1 signature/hash of a file with shasum: shasum ./somefile.ext You can find documents/files/stuff using the find command: find . -name "blah" Find out which ports are being used by system processes using netstat: netstat -an | grep 8080 You can stack...
Mac Screenshot Destination Changed

Mac Screenshot Destination Changed

(This revised post was initially posted on 2013-07-30.) A co-worker showed me that (on the Mac) you can move the destination of screenshots (e.g. ⇧+⌘+4) from the desktop to another location. I am going to touch on a number of things all at once in pursuit of doing...
Yet Another Fad Diet (David’s Smoothie Diet)

Yet Another Fad Diet (David’s Smoothie Diet)

A while back I read up on intermittent fasting and juicing around the same time. I came up with a culmination of the two. Before we go to far, I want to give a sense of the success that I have had. I have used this diet before to lose about 40 lbs in 2 months. A...
Signal – Simple, (Mobile,) Encrypted Communication

Signal – Simple, (Mobile,) Encrypted Communication

Open Whisper Systems created Signal (Private Messenger) to make encrypted communication simple. It is available on iOS and Android. And they are working on a Desktop/Web version. The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF [@EFF]) recommends it and has offered some guides...
Optimizing the Head of Your HTML Document

Optimizing the Head of Your HTML Document

I don’t know if it goes without saying, or if it simply remains unsaid, because it is automated, but orderly HTML is still important even in this CMS age that we live. I am going to re-consider the order of a well-formed document here. I intend for this to be a...