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Here you'll find code experiments, proposals for automation, app reviews and some other animals.

The purpose is research and generate new ideas and concepts. 🧪

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Kickstart a Symfony project with dev and prod environments in 20 minutes

I wanted to create a template to kickstart some of the most common stacks I use when starting a new project.

At the same time, I wanted to try to put together a few technologies I’m interested in, such as Ansible, Terraform, and Packer and create a simple use case that makes sense. This project provides a template where you get the needed components to provision all that.

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Development tools I use in Mac OSX

I’m a big fan of automation. I’ve read once that if you do something manually twice, you should put it in the list “To Automate”.

Always keep a list like that because, at some point, you need to unplug your brain from the task you are doing and change context to get some fresh air. Automation is fun when you know it will help your future self to be better.

In this post, I just wanted to share some applications I use for development that are really helpful to save time. Let’s go!

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Experimenting with Google Drive Apis and PHP

A few weeks ago, when COVID-19 started to hit us, everything moved to the remote world. Some people started to share ideas or helpers for remote meetings, improve communication, and get a more focused conversation.

One of those ideas was a virtual deck of cards you could load in your mobile phone (through a web page), put it full screen, and communicate something to the group.