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Recent Tech Posts

  • Docker PowerShell Scripts for Local Development - In working on a cloud native application locally, there have been various dependencies to spin up in order to run the different services. These include things like: Netflix Eureka for service discovery Spring Cloud Config for externalized, distributed configuration RabbitMQ for decoupled messaging and bulk processing Redis for distributed caching MySQL for data persistence Most...
  • Git Multi-Repository Scripts - With larger applications and the trend of microservices it’s increasingly common to be dealing with many Git repositories for a product suite. With that in mind, this post contains some PowerShell scripts to automate some common tasks across multiple Git repositories. Basic Structure The basic structure of each of these scripts looks like the below....
  • Tip: Sync Calendar Events from Office 365 to Google with Microsoft Flow - Recently I decided to compliment my Alexa dominated Smart Home setup with a Google Home smart display (too many limitations with Echo Show right now). I decided to try the JBL Link View; I liked aspects of the Lenovo Smart Display and Google Home Hub better but ultimately passed due to poorer audio quality and...
  • Picture Cleanup: Photo vs Image. Part 1 – PowerShell Core Image Metadata and Resizing - Inside the various subfolders of my picture library are files I would classify as images and not photos. Here I’m classifying images as image files I downloaded from the web or social media, screenshots and the like. Photos I’m classifying as taken from a camera, usually my mobile phone. For example: I really don’t want...
  • Organizing Camera Media with Automator, Bash, PowerShell Core - Background The Media Import Process Every 3 months or so I offload camera roll photos and videos from my iPhone to my Mac. The process usually looks like this: Connect iPhone to Mac via lightning cable and unlock iPhone Open Preview, import from iPhone to a Desktop/camera folder Delete unwanted photos in Desktop/camera Move photos...