Fully Automated Dependency Upgrades with Dependabot and GitHub Actions
Dependabot is an app for GitHub that automates dependency upgrades through pull requests. When maintaining many or large projects, manually merging these pull requests can take quite some time. Luckily, the process can be fully automated with the help of one or two GitHub Actions.
Turtles All the Way Down
Four weeks ago I wrote a lengthy post about why I want to build a video game for programmers [https://www.jdno.dev/why-i-want-to-build-a-video-game-for-programmers/]. Since then the foundation for the project has been laid, I joined forces with my good friend Rob, and it is now time to develop the
Why I Want to Build a Video Game for Programmers
As an avid gamer, I love the structured challenges and feedback loops that video games provide. Especially when there are clear goals, but a lot of flexibility how to achieve them. Can we make practicing programming more engaging by combining it with gaming? Challenges with Programming I love programming. Enough
For a Readership of One
The beginning of a new year is a great opportunity to reflect and set new goals. Writing is one thing I want to dedicate more time to in 2020, and this article summarizes my motivation, thoughts, and feelings about this goal. The Motivation Writing is an essential activity in my