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Kelly Andrews

Developer Advocate @ Nexmo. Cubs and Notre Dame Fan, Hacker, Dad, Husband. I love to sing, pun, and generally converse. Don't take me too seriously.

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Hey CodeLand, we’re Vonage and we can’t wait to meet you!

Looking forward to hanging out with everyone later today! Com...

Explain Redux like I'm five

It's a bit like you toy box. Put toys in it, take toys ou...

Using Docker Compose Entrypoint To Check if Postgres is Running

You probably want to use something like "healthcheck" now -...

Reveal the nth child of a div with id ‘hello’

Here is a Codepen showing that your code should work. cod...

How feasible is Serverless technology for startups?

Incredibly low-key. Fun to use and setup is fast.

I Made a Conference Calendar for People in Tech

Is there a way to contribute? I would love to help.

How feasible is Serverless technology for startups?

A little more on webtask.io - if you have javascript develo...

How feasible is Serverless technology for startups?

I think with any technology, the more pieces, the more comp...

Using Slack and ChatOps to Create New Projects

Ack - thanks! Updated to public repo now.

Using Slack and ChatOps to Create New Projects

Hope it helps!

Describe the worst coding culture you've been a part of

I also used that methodology. But the response was "I'm not...

Describe the worst coding culture you've been a part of

I once had a manager who would ask for your opinion and the...

I’m a Liberal Arts Grad, and I am a Software Engineer at Microsoft, ask me anything!

I wish I did - I once made some really cool hyper-realistic...

I’m a Liberal Arts Grad, and I am a Software Engineer at Microsoft, ask me anything!

I myself have a BFA in Graphic Design, and love to discuss ...

I’m a Liberal Arts Grad, and I am a Software Engineer at Microsoft, ask me anything!

What sort of take-aways from each rotational experience inf...

Considering changing to sans-serif for post body

So the comments are san-serif already. Which has a weird vi...

What are Your Favorite DevOps Services?

OpsGenie and VictorOps both have nice products.

I'm Wes Bos, Ask Me Anything!

Correct. name is the parameter scoped to that function.

I'm Wes Bos, Ask Me Anything!

That's really good info. I never would have guessed that. T...

I'm Wes Bos, Ask Me Anything!

What concepts have you found most devs tend to struggle wit...

The dev.to tech stack

Have you dropped this on stack share?

Explain WebSockets like I'm five

Eventually, the sink overflows. It seems like a great idea ...

Explain WebSockets like I'm five

You know how you like to leave the faucet running in the ba...

PHP code, about readability and performance

Out of curiosity, are there any style linters for PHP? I ha...

Explain continuous integration like I'm five

Right. Integration is about merging code into a mainline br...

Explain continuous integration like I'm five

You have a giant pile of Legos and you want to be a super c...

Using Codeship for PHP Application Deployments

Interesting you'd say that a PHP developer would be "non te...

Using Docker Compose for PHP Development

I wrote a second article which goes into detail about a bin...

Why I switched from Atom to Visual Studio Code

I tried, but I just couldn't do it. I may give it another c...

What dev machine would you buy today with a budget of around $3,000?

MacBook. I was also on the fence but the latest one, even w...

Using Docker Compose for PHP Development

Nice. I completely misunderstood how that worked, bit after...

Using Docker Compose for NodeJS Development

You are welcome!

Don't Drown in Documentation

The importance of that paragraph. Internal documentation al...

What does your organization do especially well?

At Codeship, we have a very open policy about providing fee...

Installing Custom Fonts in Atom, and Why I Chose Operator Mono and Fira Code

Found a better one from gitlab - help.github.com/articles/r...

Installing Custom Fonts in Atom, and Why I Chose Operator Mono and Fira Code

Good find. Thanks.

Installing Custom Fonts in Atom, and Why I Chose Operator Mono and Fira Code

And done.

Installing Custom Fonts in Atom, and Why I Chose Operator Mono and Fira Code

Probably true. I'll take that down. Didn't even think about...

What are your favorite non-programming books?

Love reading Tom Clancy and Dan Brown. About the only non-f...

3 Git Commands I Use Every Day

Good idea to add aliases for these.

Hi there, I'm Kelly

Thanks! Happy to be here!

Which editor/IDE do you use and why?

It's been Atom for some time now. I have my installed packa...

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