Tag: Open Source
Sentry plugin for Gatsby
I recently converted my website to a headless WordPress setup and needed error tracking for the frontend.
WP Travis – A new plugin for headless WordPress
WP Travis is a WordPress plugin that will trigger a TravisCI build when a new post is published.
Ninja Browser has returned!
My old Ghostzilla clone, Ninja Browser, has returned for macOS.
Embed a GitHub Repository part 2.
React component for displaying information about a GitHub repository.
Does Semantic versioning make sense for desktop applications?
TLDR: I think it does.
Ngrok Rock! A WordPress based API.
While attending a hackathon at Google’s San Francisco office, Chrome’s product manager introduced me to a tool called ngrok. He was using it to demo code running on his laptop from his phone. ngrok instantly gives you a domain for anything running on your local machine. It’s amazing, and I instantly fell in love. Professional […]
Automatically mute Hulu ads.
Lull is a desktop application that will mute your computer while Hulu plays ads. I recently rewrote it, this time with Mac and Linux support. Check it out here: https://github.com/octalmage/lull Lull uses RobotJS to read the screen and detect ads. Please let me know if you run into any issues!
I started work on my own web browser. This is something I’ve avoided for as long as possible, because there’s too many, but I guess it’s time. I’ve always loved the way browsers are represented in portfolios. Their job is to showcase the website and stay out of the way. I wanted to recreate that […]
Google Hacks 2.0
Google Hacks was one of the first apps I created. I was 16 and experimenting with different cross platform solutions. I found RealBASIC and was amazed by the simplicity, it was the only tool that could compile for all platforms from one OS. I had learned how to get music using Google, so I created Google […]
HOT GIF ACTION.
We use HipChat at work, and I wanted a way to quickly spam my coworkers with gifs. I found giphy.com and they have an amazing API, so I created Hot Gifs. https://github.com/octalmage/hotgifs With Hot Gifs running, press Cmd+Alt+G and the window pops up. Type a word or phrase, hit enter, then a related gif url is […]
Node.js Desktop Automation.
Around Christmas I started working on a new project, RobotJS. RobotJS is a native Node.js module and I’m extremely excited about it. I’m a huge fan of AutoHotkey and I’ve used it for a very long time. AutoHotkey is great for automation and it can do a bunch of things that are very diffucult in […]
Markdown note taking.
For the last year I’ve been using markdown everyday at work, and I’ve fallen in love with it. I’m not a writer but markdown allows me to easily create good looking documents. Well I wanted a clean simple way to organize ideas using markdown and I found a lot of good apps. Unfortunately they were […]