I've written a lot in the past about automating OSX installs using configuration management tools and now I've got something new to share: Superlumic Superlumic is a light utility wrapper around Ansible to ease the automated install of OSX 10.10 and higher (yes, also tested on El Capitan). It uses...

Recent months have brought a lot of innovative ways to manage photo libraries, but alas none have satisfied my needs. My photo library is around 70GB in size and spans back until the early 2000's. I used to have an iPhoto library in Dropbox to keep all family photo's, but...

As most of you know by now, Facebook has release an alternative PHP runtime called "HipHop Virtual Machine for PHP", also known as "hhvm". There have been a lot of benchmarks showing that hhvm is a lot faster than the official runtime, but it does not have full feature parity...

Update: this guide is outdated, please refer to Using Ansible to automate OSX installs via Superlumic for the latest version. A lot of people seem to be coming back to my blogpost about using Chef to setup my perfect developer environment. This means that I'm not the only one who...

So, what a year it has been. More than ever I feel like innovation in webdevelopment has soared like never before. One of the aspects of my job at Kunstmaan is to make sure our developers stay on top, and if possible, in front of these developments. To do this...