How to “unclap” in the Medium iOS app

Have you ever accidentally clapped for something you didn’t want to clap for on Medium? Me too. In fact I thought, “well if I hold the clap button down, some options may come up”. They didn’t. I added another 5-6 claps instead. Awesome. 😞 After much hunting around, I finally came upon the way you […]

How to prune deleted remote branches within Sourcetree

Situation: You’ve deleted some branches from your online repo but they don’t go away from your “Remotes” section in your Sourcetree sidebar. So I just discovered how to resolve this and wanted to share the wealth.  See below: 1. Click “Repository” in top menu. 2. Click “Fetch” 3. Check the “Fetch from all remotes” box 4. […]

How Classical Music Helps Me Code Better

I recently had a rockin’ coding stint where I was completely “in the zone” and coding up a storm in a way I haven’t done in some time. Don’t get me wrong, I code a lot on the regular (work and open source projects, etc.) but doing so while completely focused with no distractions of […]

Dropping The Twitter App and My Addiction

I have a confession to make. I’m addicted to Twitter. This revelation is a bit heavy for me because I didn’t even realize I was addicted until I deleted the Twitter app and started having “withdrawals” of sorts. Mental and emotional withdrawals is the best way I can put it. I guess the addiction really […]