Victoria Drake is writing about:
Healthy habits for good cybersecurity
A few helpful cybersecurity resolutions to take into the new year. Happy holidays!
Concurrency, parallelism, and the many threads of Santa Claus 🎅
A seasonal exploration of the difference between concurrent, parallel, and multithreaded processes.
Word bugs in software documentation and how to fix them
A collection of mistakes that make documentation less awesome than it could be.
User interface security for the front-end developer
Best practices that contribute to cybersecurity, for the user interface.
The surprisingly difficult task of printing newlines in a terminal
Your guide to string interpolation quirks that confound the best of us.
The care and feeding of an IoT device
Why IoT devices are, basically, puppies, and whether or not you should give somebody one for Christmas.
Bash and shell expansions: lazy list-making
A tour of brace expansion, shell parameter expansions, and playing with substrings in Bash.
A cron job that could save you from a ransomware attack
How a simple scheduled job can help you quickly recover from ransomware.
Publishing GitHub event data with GitHub Actions and Pages
A guide to overcoming the GitHub event data horizon with a little command-line magic.
A lightweight, tool-agnostic CI/CD flow with GitHub Actions
How to take advantage of a simple GitHub Actions workflow without sacrificing agnostic tooling.