Mac OS X El Capitan upgrade – xcrun: error: invalid active developer path (/Library/Developer/CommandLineTools)

You’ve just upgraded to Mac OS X El Capitan, used git (or some other commands from terminal) and encountered this error xcrun: error: invalid active developer path (/Library/Developer/CommandLineTools), missing xcrun at: /Library/Developer/CommandLineTools/usr/bin/xcrun you can “fix” this by running this command in your terminal sudo xcode-select --install a dialog will appear prompting you to install, just ...

The 6 Different Leadership Styles You Need To Know About

Sharing an article written by the good folks at officevibe.com about leadership styles. The list could be endless, depending on who you ask and which book you read but I feel this captures them well enough for me to share. It’s a good reminder for those you might have had read too much books in ...

.docker/machine/machines/default/ca.pem: no such file or directory

Was doing a docker-machine env default where it seems to be getting stuck (waiting longer than usual) and when I open Virtualbox and look at the preview, it is already initialized and ready to accept commands but my terminal command is still waiting. Then when I exit (e.g. Ctrl+C or Cmd+C) this error will show ...

I just bought while the stock market is 7% down, was I wrong?

I got some dividends lately (though not a lot) which went to a cash account. Today I logged in to my account and the Philippine Stock Market/Index was down 7%. Hmmm, but I went ahead anyway and bought a stock selling only about half of what I believe is fair value (according to COLFinancial – ...

one possible path towards financial freedom

one possible path towards financial freedom
I ran into a question earlier about how to invest if you have limited income, where do you start. I am not a professional financial advisor so please do your own due diligence. To answer the question, I figured a picture could be worth a thousand words. The shorter version would be “get a financial ...

What to put on a Software Engineer Intern or Junior-Level Resume

This is a rant from reviewing hundreds of resumes on a Sunday so forgive the occasional sarcasm. I am not a professional resume writer either; merely trying to help make the world a little better, one resume at a time. Sure, some companies filter resumes using tools and keyword search so everyone just throws in ...

Of course, a nerd future dad will post his baby’s registry on his site

And that would be me. Yes, Lauren and I are expecting a baby boy! So that friends and family would get easier directions if they want to share in our registry, I am posting it here, now. Click the link below to access the registry http://babyli.st/lauren-and-ryan

this application failed to start because side-by-side-configuration is incorrect

it could be other things but in my case (which is common apparently) is was just caused by having an ampersand (&) within one of the values in the web.config/app.config appsettings key-value pairs the fix is to simply change & to & this is because the xml reader is not able to parse the *.config ...

WordPress 3.8 is a welcome upgrade – nice admin fonts

Just upgraded (went out Dec 12 but just saw it) to WordPress 3.8. Love the new admin interface (way better fonts). And as always, it’s great having to upgrade something and not have to worry about things being broken. Good job WordPress!

Something is up – my Alexa Rank dropped by 4 Million+ in past 3 months

Something is up - my Alexa Rank dropped by 4 Million+ in past 3 months
Happy New Year everyone! Nothing much I just wanted to share: * I ended up in alexa for various reasons and figured hey might as well check my rank and guess what I found – dropped from ranking around 4M to 8M in the world in the past 3 months. Don’t get me wrong, I ...