Michael Freeman: No rules

Photography has always been present in my life. I’ve grown up watching my father photograph anything he finds interesting when we go on vacations or for a walk. I’ve been interested in photography my whole live but as I have grown older my interest in it has only increased. As my interest grew, so did the time I invested learning about the different styles and techniques and it was only a matter of time that I came across the “rules” of photography composition such as the rule of thirds.
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Leverage the power of open source and don't reinvent the wheel

During this post, I’ll talk about how I needed a utility and how I cloned and modified a repository to achieve what I needed. Introduction One of the things I’m working on at waveapplication is test automation using calabash to ensure the quality of the apps before publishing to the app store. We are working towards a complete Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery and to do so, we need end-to-end functional tests (Apart from Unit and Integration tests) In this specific case, I needed to fake GPS locations on a Android device.
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MediumImporter

Some background I would like to import the articles I write for my personal website directly into my medium account. This is something I thought Medium would have as a feature, but it seems it doesn’t. Searching on-line I came across medium’s own API and was surprised to see that their own API supported uploading a file formatted with Markdown so I decided to use their Go SDK to create my own importer script and learn go in the process.
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Learning to Touch-type at 22

In this post, I’ll explain why I decided to learn to touch-type and why I waited so long

Create a website with Hugo, Academic theme and Amazon S3 - part 2

We will create a very simple and basic static website with Hugo and upload it to a S3 bucket

Create a website with Hugo, Academic theme and Amazon S3 - part 1

We will create a very simple and basic static website with Hugo and upload it to a S3 bucket

Welcome

Get to know me and my interests as I share my findings on this series of posts