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

Apps And SoftwareBlogsBooksOn The WebPodcastsProgrammingReading List

Apps And Software

Secure Agent — Secure Enclave SSH Agent
secure-agent.lapanthere.com (macos, apple)

OrbStack · Fast, light, simple Docker & Linux on macOS
orbstack.dev (docker, linux, virtual machine, macos)

Little Snitch Mini
obdev.at (macos)

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

brexhq/prompt-engineering: Tips and tricks for working with Large Language Models like OpenAI's GPT-4.
github.com (ai, large language models, chatgpt)

Share Openly
werd.io (social media, web)

Can you take me high enough?: 24 songs with a pivotal key change
avclub.com (interesting)

Milk-V
milkv.io (risc-v, sbc)

Self Hosted App Directory
noted.lol (self-hosted, apps)

HybridLogic: Clog
hybridlogic.co.uk (clickhouse, redis, php)

What explains recent tech layoffs, and why should we be worried? | Stanford News
news.stanford.edu (layoffs, employment)

Webhooks as a Service – Secure and Enterprise Ready · Svix
svix.com (api, programming)

A.N. Lucas's 88x31 button Collection
anlucas.neocities.org (history, wayback)

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)

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

stepful/cyperful: Interactive system testing UI for capybara
github.com (ruby on rails, ruby)

14 tools and gems every Ruby developer would love
blog.testdouble.com (rails, ruby on rails, ruby, rubocop)

Need for Speed: Using RuboCop with Prism
metaredux.com (ruby, rubygems, rubocop)

A decent VS Code + Ruby on Rails setup
railsnotes.xyz (ruby, vscode, ruby on rails)

Vanilla Rails view components with partials | Stanko K.R.
stanko.io (ruby, viewcomponents, ruby on rails, erb, html)

Gemsmith | Alchemists
alchemists.io (ruby, rubygems)

GitHub - mermaid-js/mermaid: Generation of diagrams like flowcharts or sequence diagrams from text in a similar manner as markdown
github.com (JavaScript, visualizations, flow charts)

github/scientist: :microscope: A Ruby library for carefully refactoring critical paths.
github.com (ruby)

commander-rb/commander: The complete solution for Ruby command-line executables
github.com (ruby, cli)

Initial Ruby on Rails app commits
allaboutcoding.ghinda.com (ruby, ruby on rails)

Cooklang – Recipe Markup Language
cooklang.org (cooklang, recipies, programming)

ZestUI - UI Kit for Ruby on Rails
zestui.com (ruby on rails, rails, ruby, development, Web Design, framework)

GitHub - Shopify/vscode-ruby-lsp: VS Code plugin for connecting with the Ruby LSP
github.com (ruby, vscode)

Adding slugs to ActiveRecord models in Rails
nts.strzibny.name (ruby on rails)

GitHub - MoskitoHero/barley: Barley is a dead simple, fast, and efficient ActiveModel JSON serializer
github.com (ruby on rails, api, ruby, rubygems)

Refactoring from feature specs to system specs
railsnotes.xyz (ruby on rails, rspec)

GitHub - mattrose/vimwiki-server: Sinatra server that creates a web server from a vimwiki directory
github.com (programming, ruby)

Shopify/better-html: Better HTML for Rails
github.com (ruby)

Intro to Propshaft: A new asset pipeline for Rails - Honeybadger Developer Blog
honeybadger.io (ruby, rails, propshaft)

Tips for writing Rails tasks with Thor instead of Rake
mattbrictson.com (ruby, rails, thor, cli)

GitHub - fastruby/next_rails: A toolkit to upgrade your next Rails application
github.com (ruby, rubygems, rails)

GitHub - danger/danger: 🚫 Stop saying "you forgot to …" in code review (in Ruby)
github.com (ruby)

GitHub - imgarylai/awesome-webservers: ⚙️ Collection of one-liner static server
github.com (web servers)

Introduction | Lookbook v2 Docs
v2.lookbook.build (ruby on rails, ruby)

Dotfiles Management - mitxela.com
mitxela.com (git, dotfiles, bash)

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)