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Multi-paragraph git commit messages (CLI and Visual Studio Code)

I recently joined a new team that follows Conventional Commits methodology for git commit messages. Multi-paragraph format of commit messages was new to me and I didn’t have a clue how to do it. Turns out there are multiple ways of doing it using CLI and also my favourite code editor Visual Studio Code.

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Book review: Beastie Boys Book by Michael Diamond and Adam Horovitz

I was stoked when I found “Beastie Boys Book” by Michael Diamond and Adam Horovitz on Audible. The story of one of the most influential groups in hip hop culture. It’s told by the members of the group and narrated by original authors and other individuals including Chuck D, Snoop Dogg, Kim Gordon, LL Cool J, Spike Jonze, Talib Kweli, Mix Master Mike and a lot more. I couldn’t resist!

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Book review: The Fast 800: How to Combine Rapid Weight Loss and Intermittent Fasting for Long-Term Health by Dr Michael Mosley

I’ve tried out multiple diets which have given me various results, but intermittent fasting is something that I’ve heard around a lot but never actually tried. I was browsing the Audible library recently and have been eager to spend my credit points on something informative. I came across “The Fast 800: How to Combine Rapid Weight Loss and Intermittent Fasting for Long-Term Health” by Dr Michael Mosley.

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Top picks — 2020 July

Chrome web.dev Live 2020, new approach to work with dates in JavaScript, Svelte with a support for TypeScript, AWS SAM frameworks hits stable version 1.0.0 and more…

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The IP address, subnet mask and CIDR notation

The Internet is a big network of devices, each of them is identified by the unique IP address. Subnetting is a process of dividing them into smaller subnetworks. Subnet mask helps us to determine which part of the IP address belongs to the network and which one belongs to us (host).

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Understanding Node.js Streams

Streams in nature flow water from one side to the other, streams in programming are the same but instead of water, they flow chunks of data. It is a sequential way of handling chunks of bytes. You can achieve a lot without using streams at all, but a thorough understanding of them will make you a much better developer.

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