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SSHman – #cli SSH Manager

As the number of servers I manage has grown, I’ve developed my own command line script to help me keep track of all those connections. SSHman (i.e. SSH Manager)…

I spent this morning figuring out how to use PHIVE¬† to securely distribute my #cli tool¬†sshman (i.e. SSH manager). Use it to manage multiple SSH server connections via…

AppLaunchpad – generate mockups in your browser

AppLaunchpad looks like a super handy tool when you’re creating mockups of your product. This webapp lets you upload your app screenshots and comp them on all manner…

WhatTheFont 2.0 – ID fonts with your phone

I’ve long been a fan of WhatTheFont!¬†However, I didn’t realize they had a mobile app until today. It has just received an update: We‚Äôve completely reinvented the WhatTheFont…

Acorn 6 – Image Editing for Humans

As a web developer, there’s a certain balancing act I play¬†with my clients. I have some who want¬†me to “do it all for them”. On the other hand,…

uiGradients – Beautiful colored gradients

Next time you need a nice gradient background for your HTML, check out uiGradients. Great presentation and selection.

Compressify: video compression

Want to add a video background to your site, but you need to compress your video? Check out Compressify. Google’s new VP9 codec for WebM format video files…

sshman demo

A while back I wrote a CLI script that I use to manage connecting via SSH to various servers. I’m aware that I can create multiple config options…

Stripe Atlas: The best way to start an internet business

Stripe Atlas is a turnkey service for starting your new internet¬†business.¬†In addition to setting you up with a Stripe account, bank account, and credit card, the service also…

iskn – the Slate

The Slate lets you use your favorite pencil and a sheet of paper. Then your drawings get instantly reproduced on¬†your Mac, iPhone, or iPad. It looks to be…

Snipcart – a JavaScript-based shopping cart

Whenever I’m developing a website, I like to keep things simple. More and more these days,¬†I’m finding that¬†I enjoy building sites by coding static HTML and adding additional…

ProcessWire CMS

Are you a developer looking for a WordPress alternative? In your capable hands, ProcessWire is a powerful tool. For more on ProcessWire, check out this article from Smashing…

Claquette – Animated Screenshots

Anytime someone offers a cheaper, simpler alternative to Camtasia for screen recording, I’m all ears. Claquette, priced at $9.99 in the App Store, looks like it may fit…

Three Great Apps for Online Security

This week I’m highlighting three great apps which help improve your personal online security. Read on to find out how to add an extra layer of security to…

Pixabay Stock Plugin for Photoshop & Sketch

Get access to over 600,000 free stock photos from inside your Photoshop or Sketch. Pixabay provides in-app search for royalty-free stock photos. Its powerful search features help you…

Digify for Gmail

Digify has released a new Chrome¬†extension for Gmail. The service lets you send and track files. What’s more, you can set your files to self-destruct after a specified…

HelpSpot Vault – send passwords securely

You shouldn’t be sending passwords and other sensitive account details via email. Vault by HelpSpot is a secure way to send your passwords with encrypted, expiring text.¬†Vault is…

Mapme: Build Smart and Beautiful Maps

Mapme is a web app for building maps. The service features a “Map Creation Wizard” that lets you build maps you can populate with data (i.e. Excel, crowdsourced,…