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Windows10 Development Environment: Setting up Git

I haven't really used Windows since 2008 or so but I recently built a new PC and wanted to see what it would be like to work on Windows. This article covers how I set up git natively in PowerShell.

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Adding Reciriculation Helper to Jigsaw Blog

In the process of transitioning my blog from Jekyll to Jigsaw I worked on a re-design. One feature I wanted was the ability to recommend relevant and fresh content to readers. To accomplish this I created a helper to pull posts into a recirculation modules. This is how I did it.

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I am a Technical Lead, But am I a Manager?

In this post I cover my thoughts about tech lead vs managerial responsibilities in software engineering based on a recent title change.

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My Proposal Was Rejected, Now What?

Submitting to a conference CFP is a brave step. Sometimes your proposal just cannot be accepted. In this post I talk about some of the reasons and takeaways when that happens.

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Signing PGP Keys

Signatures and trust make PGP keys and the network of keyservers useful. In this post I will walk you through how I sign PGP keys to hopefully help you in your process.

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