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Hello World, from Noah and Amelia

We were finally able to catch our breath a bit today 🌪️ We figured having twins would be challenging, but we really had no idea. First, thank you all for the many offers of help, the prayers, and the meals. It’s pretty tough for us to accept help because we’re usually trying to give it. […]

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Using Docker for Multi-dev/Multi-platform Development

The video from my talk at WordCamp Raleigh 2017 is on WordPress.tv now. This talk is a case study in how I personally use Docker for a specific project. Hope that you can learn something from it. Are you using Docker for anything?   Slides:

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Poop in your beard? What about in your code?

Note: this post was written over a year ago, but languished as a draft. I think the ideas are still important to think about so I tidied it up and posted it. –Doug In the echo chamber of the internet, a story recently made the rounds about how “…Beards Are Covered In Poop.” Of course this […]

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Bootstrap 4 Left Align Card Image

Bootstrap 4 moves to the concept of cards (instead of the old panels and wells of Bootstrap 3). Cards come with some cool variations, one of which is a top or bottom image cap, like this: I wanted a variation that doesn’t exist, a left “cap” image for the card. Here’s how I did it: […]

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The voice of the future

Slate discuses the power and future prevalence of voice powered technologies. There’s a lot to think about here, three takeaways for me: * knowing what sources (biases) and algorithms are powering your life will be critical * APIs for e-commerce especially will become very important * the convergence of voice control as VR is starting […]

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