Developing for the LAMP Stack on Windows Using Docker and WSL

Developing for the LAMP Stack on Windows Using Docker and WSL

For the past year, instead of working with my customary set of development tools, I’ve been working in the LAMP (Linux, Apache – Nginx, technically –, PHP, and MySQL/MariaDB) technology stack. This world is not new to me. I’ve spent many (many, many) hours developing software with these tools. I was going to be doing […]

The Quest for Network Security at Home, Part 2

The Quest for Network Security at Home, Part 2

In the first part of this series, I shared my frustrating journey seeking a better way to secure my network at home. It’s been two months since then and the main change is the release of the second generation Bit Defender Box. It’s still a little early to make a call on this device as it’s […]

How I Ignored the Haters and Bought a 2016 MacBook Pro

How I Ignored the Haters and Bought a 2016 MacBook Pro

In the past, we have had engineers share about their hardware of choice. From Steve’s developer laptop, to Curtis’s MacBook Pro, and Matt’s Microsoft Surface Pro, we’ve read about how each machine suited the respective users’ workflows and preferences. But now it’s time to hear from a non-engineer. Me. While I’m a technical writer by […]