Posts By: Kalimar Maia

How to add badges to iterm2

iTerm2 - the popular terminal emulator for OSX has added some really neat features. One of those is badges. From the documentation: A badge is a large text label that appears in the top right of a terminal session to provide dynamic status, such as the current host name or git branch. I had some trouble figuring out how to build a badge so I wanted to share a quick walk-through. Thanks to Chris Mar for walking me through the...

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ruby-for-good-2016

This past weekend was the third installment of Ruby For Good. As clich├ęd as it sounds, this was the best one yet! The conference was held at the picturesque Smithsonian George Mason School of Conservation. Get ready for lots of photos!

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Ruby For Good

This weekend I had the pleasure of co-hosting Ruby For Good, a conference that brings programmers together to work on projects for a variety of charities and non-profit organizations. This year, adorable kittens were involved.

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I have the PR!

We recently implemented a stronger, more active, pull request culture at CustomInk, as part of our deploy process. As you may already know, a pull request is a feature on Github that broadcasts to others that you would like to have your changes merged into an upstream project. [note: Turns out it's built into git itself http://git-scm.com/docs/git-request-pull]. We find that it's great for learning what other engineering teams are working on. It's also a great opportunity to share knowledge.

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