A [now outdated] walkthrough of setting up IntelliJ on OS X, which I found to be a bit overwhelming when I was new to Mac, Java and the IDE.
A super detailed look at the how to DRY up some views in Rails. Walks through the actual code of ExpenseLynx, an open source expense system I built for my last course at Loyola University Chicago.
After pairing with an experienced coworker for a few minutes, I had some great new ideas for how to improve my rails app: ExpenseLynx. This article is an in-depth walkthrough of pushing controller logic down into the model layer.
After importing a mercurial repository into git with full history, I noticed the repo had swelled by 2400%. Repacking with git solved that problem easily.
A few years ago I took a project from mercurial to git in order to put it on github. This article highlights how I solved the biggest problem I ran into along the way.