Links

Collections of links for things I find interesting on the Internet, broken out by category.

Apps And SoftwareBlogsBooksOn The WebPodcastsProgrammingReading List

Apps And Software

timhutton/twitter-archive-parser: Python code to parse a Twitter archive and output in various ways
github.com (twitter, python)

On viewing man pages (Ventura update)
scriptingosx.com (macos)

Fig
fig.io (macos, mac, terminal)

XProCheck 1.2 checks macOS malware scans better
eclecticlight.co (mac, macos)

Writings - a simple writing app
writings.so (writing)

Hog Bay Software – Bike: Tool for thought
hogbaysoftware.com (macos)

Logger
logger.rocks (apple, ios, macos)

GitHub - nativefier/nativefier: Make any web page a desktop application
github.com (cli, macos, apple)

Proxygen
freshbits.fi (app, ios, mac, programming)

App Tamer 2.7b1: Advanced support for Apple Silicon processors
stclairsoft.com (macos)

Dynamic MacBook Pro Schematic Wallpapers — Basic Apple Guy
basicappleguy.com (apple, macos)

GitHub - markets/invisible_captcha: Unobtrusive and flexible spam protection for Rails apps
github.com (ruby, ruby on rails)

Calm Calendar
calmcalendar.com (productivity)

Chrome Extension Development Kit
chromeextensionkit.com (google chrome, development, framework)

Image Shrinker - Minify images for web in MacOSX
image-shrinker.com (images, macos)

Raindrop.io — All-in-one bookmark manager
raindrop.io (bookmarks, ios, web)

Blogs

The Pen Addict
penaddict.com (stationery, pens, paper)

Six Colors
sixcolors.com (apple, technology)

One Foot Tsunami
onefoottsunami.com (apple, tech, news)

Michael Tsai
mjtsai.com (apple, news, tech, topics, programming)

Julia Evans
jvns.ca (programming, linux, apple, networking, tech)

kottke.org
kottke.org (topical, news, trends, tech, entertainment)

inessential
inessential.com (apple, programming, software)

Daring Fireball
daringfireball.net (apple, tech, news)

Marco.org
marco.org (apple, tech, programming, swift)

Schneems.com
schneems.com (rails, ruby, heroku, open source)

Books

The Rails and Hotwire Codex
railsandhotwirecodex.com (ruby, rails, hotwire)

Responsive Web Design by Ethan Marcotte
abookapart.com (A Book Apart, Web Design, Ethan Marcotte)

Git for Humans by David Demaree
abookapart.com (A Book Apart, Git)

JavaScript for Web Designers by Mat Marquis
abookapart.com (A Book Apart, Web Design, JavaScript)

Sustainable Web Design by Tom Greenwood
abookapart.com (A Book Apart, Web Design)

SEO for Everyone by Rebekah Baggs & Chris Corak
abookapart.com (A Book Apart, SEO)

Responsible JavaScript by Jeremy Wagner
abookapart.com (A Book Apart, JavaScript, programming)

You Should Write a Book by Katel LeDû & Lisa Maria Marquis
abookapart.com (A Book Apart)

On The Web

Appwrite - Open-Source End-to-End Backend Server
appwrite.io (api)

PermaStream
permastream.io (streaming)

Market Research for Startups
marketresearchforstartups.com (market research)

Mechanical Watch – Bartosz Ciechanowski
ciechanow.ski (watches)

The Martini FAQ
rdwarf.com (booze)

The Case Against Crypto
stephendiehl.com (crypto)

OpenSea, Web3, and Aggregation Theory
stratechery.com (cryptocurrency)

Okuda Hiroko: The Casio Employee Behind the “Sleng Teng” Riddim that Revolutionized Reggae
nippon.com (music)

Medieval Versions of Contemporary Corporate Logos
kottke.org (branding, graphic design)

Can you take me high enough? 24 songs with the best key changes
avclub.com (music)

Reverse Engineering the source code of the BioNTech/Pfizer SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine - Bert Hubert's writings
berthub.eu (science, covid-19)

How I hacked a hardware crypto wallet and recovered $2 million
youtube.com (video, youtube, cryptocurrency)

Community Interaction and Conflict on the Web
ar5iv.org (studies, community, internet)

Bitcoin Give and Take
onefoottsunami.com (cryptocurrency, crypto scams)

Apple in 2021: The Six Colors report card
sixcolors.com (apple, mac, iphone, ipad, ios, macos)

Measles Makes Your Immune System Forget Its Protections Against Past Illness
kottke.org (health)

Realtime Collaborative Diagramming: Mermaid in Notion
happyandeffective.com (mermaid, flow charts)

Plain Text Sports
plaintextsports.com (sports)

How I operated as a Staff engineer at Heroku
amyunger.com (heroku, engineering, career)

Former Gumroad freelancer tweets that he no longer works for the company because the company was planning to get into NFTs, Gumroad founder has a bit of a meltdown
web3isgoinggreat.com (cryptocurrency)

ar5iv – Articles from arXiv.org as responsive HTML5 web documents
ar5iv.org (research, academics, html)

MacOS Monterey — Vyncher
vyncher.com (macos, apple, monterey)

Podcasts

The Bike Shed
bikeshed.fm (programming, ruby, rails, tech)

The Rebound: A tech podcast
reboundcast.com (tech, apple, entertainment)

Back to Work
backtowork.limo (productivity, work, betterment)

Reconcilable Differences - Relay FM
relay.fm (creativity, work)

Accidental Tech Podcast
atp.fm (tech, apple)

Programming

alexandreruban/action-markdown: Markdown content editing for Ruby on Rails.
github.com (rubygems)

Curated code samples from Ruby on Rails projects
railsinspire.com (ruby, rails)

Record and Playback in Selenium | BrowserStack
browserstack.com (selenium, testing)

How to create and use SQL view in Rails app
railsjazz.com (ruby, rails, sql)

How to Install (Or Get Rid Of) therubyracer on M1 or M2 Macs
rubyonmac.dev (ruby, rubygems)

GitHub - ttscoff/howzit
github.com (ruby, rubygems)

How to add a Command Palette to your Ruby on Rails app (Example) | GoRails
gorails.com (rails, ruby)

A powerful, flexible, Markdown-based authoring framework
markdoc.io (markdown, documentation)

Rails and its Ruby dialect
solnic.codes (ruby, programming)

How to do multi-step forms in Rails - Code with Jason
codewithjason.com (ruby, rails, programming)

Don't waste your time on assets compilation on Heroku
blog.arkency.com (rails, heroku, ci)

jless - A Command-Line JSON Viewer
jless.io (cli, json)

gem-compare goes 1.0
nts.strzibny.name (ruby)

Cut your Rails boot times on Heroku in half with a single command
dev.to (ruby, heroku)

The Ruby on Rails SaaS Template | Bullet Train
bullettrain.co (rails, ruby)

BootrAils
bootrails.com (ruby, rails)

GitHub - chriskempson/base16: An architecture for building themes
github.com (ide, terminal)

Stopping spambots with hashes and honeypots
nedbatchelder.com (spam, captcha)

A DNS resolver in 80 lines of Go
jvns.ca (dns, golang)

Cooklang: recipe markup language
cooklang.org (programming)

svg/svgo: ⚙️ Node.js tool for optimizing SVG files
github.com (node.js, svg)

Dev Fonts
devfonts.gafi.dev (fonts)

dog
dns.lookup.dog (cli, dns)

Is Ruby on Rails Dead?
israilsdead.com (ruby, rails)

Is Ruby Dead?
isrubydead.com (ruby)

Reading List

The Ruby on Rails SaaS Template | Bullet Train
bullettrain.co (rails, ruby)

How I operated as a Staff engineer at Heroku
amyunger.com (heroku, engineering, career)

Proxygen
freshbits.fi (app, ios, mac, programming)

Cut your Rails boot times on Heroku in half with a single command
dev.to (ruby, heroku)

gem-compare goes 1.0
nts.strzibny.name (ruby)

GitHub - nativefier/nativefier: Make any web page a desktop application
github.com (cli, macos, apple)

Plain Text Sports
plaintextsports.com (sports)

jless - A Command-Line JSON Viewer
jless.io (cli, json)

Logger
logger.rocks (apple, ios, macos)

Don't waste your time on assets compilation on Heroku
blog.arkency.com (rails, heroku, ci)

How to do multi-step forms in Rails - Code with Jason
codewithjason.com (ruby, rails, programming)

Realtime Collaborative Diagramming: Mermaid in Notion
happyandeffective.com (mermaid, flow charts)

Measles Makes Your Immune System Forget Its Protections Against Past Illness
kottke.org (health)

Apple in 2021: The Six Colors report card
sixcolors.com (apple, mac, iphone, ipad, ios, macos)

Rails and its Ruby dialect
solnic.codes (ruby, programming)

Bitcoin Give and Take
onefoottsunami.com (cryptocurrency, crypto scams)

Community Interaction and Conflict on the Web
ar5iv.org (studies, community, internet)

How I hacked a hardware crypto wallet and recovered $2 million
youtube.com (video, youtube, cryptocurrency)

Reverse Engineering the source code of the BioNTech/Pfizer SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine - Bert Hubert's writings
berthub.eu (science, covid-19)

Can you take me high enough? 24 songs with the best key changes
avclub.com (music)

Medieval Versions of Contemporary Corporate Logos
kottke.org (branding, graphic design)

Okuda Hiroko: The Casio Employee Behind the “Sleng Teng” Riddim that Revolutionized Reggae
nippon.com (music)

OpenSea, Web3, and Aggregation Theory
stratechery.com (cryptocurrency)

The Case Against Crypto
stephendiehl.com (crypto)