Software Engineer’s Time Management Matrix

A takeoff on Steven Covey’s time management matrix, for software engineers. This week was a mix of a production fire, project planning, and fighting my development environment. Note to self: the next time XDebug stops working, try to fix it for half an hour. Then rebuild your environment from scratch. How did you spend your…

New year, new webhosting!

After a large price increase and mediocre service from BlueHost, I’ve decided to move on… to Amazon Web Services.  I’ve been thinking it would be good for me to get at least a little bit of AWS experience, and this is one path to doing just that.  I spun up an ec2 instance (on the…