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My name is Kev. I'm a developer and founder based in Amsterdam. Here I share braindumps on building: open software, infra as code, and remote companies.

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Going from macOS to Ubuntu

Going from macOS to Ubuntu

It's not the first time I'm switching to Ubuntu. I've been, as they say, around the block when it comes to operating systems. I started out on MS, from DOS to XP, then Ubuntu from 5.10 Breezy to 9.10 Karmic,...

Freewrite

Freewrite

Today I've unwrapped an Austrohaus Freewrite. Half a year ago I was feeling a bit overworked. I'm privileged in that I love my work a lot - so much that if I don't restrain myself it can eclipse the private...

The Universal Makefile for JavaScript

The Universal Makefile for JavaScript

TL;DR The world is moving from Gulp and Grunt towards npm scripts. This seems like a place we could stay for a long time. But there's one shortcoming with npm scripts, especially when compared to Makefile: it's a sub-optimal command-line...