Apr 6, 2020 | 3 minute read
With a heavy heart, I'm sad to say I'm leaving Imosphere but I'm very excited to be joining the DVSA
Feb 10, 2019 | 4 minute read
This is my new lifestyle post! I had a couple of conferences and events in January lined up where I'd be carrying my laptop and other stuff so I needed a backpack to meet all my needs. It was a lot harder than I thought it would be
Feb 1, 2019 | 9 minute read
How to get gitting: getting set up with SSH keys, starting a new repo and a basic workflow to add, commit and push changes.
Jan 21, 2019 | 7 minute read
I :heart: git and use it every(ish) day. In this first part of a three part series, I'm covering what git is, why you should care and the basics of how it works.
Oct 21, 2018 | 2 minute read
Remote Desktop from Ubuntu Using Remmina I use Windows at work and Ubuntu at home. To work from home I remote desktop onto my work machine using the work VPN. Here are the steps I took to get it set up and working. You’ll need your work VPN address and work machine IP and credentials. I’m running the following versions: Ubuntu 17.10 Windows 10 Remmina 1.1.2 To set up the VPN.
Oct 6, 2018 | 1 minute read
New to MongoDB I recently needed to interact with a Mongo Database for the first time and I found myself trying to remember these shell commands quite often so I’ve documented them here for future reference. Getting started with the shell. To connect a terminal to the currently running mongo db: $ mongo --port <port-number> In my case, that was 3001. If you don’t know what the port number is, you can run this command on a system terminal:
Mar 5, 2018 | 3 minute read
I spoke at Notts Girls High School about working as a software engineer
Sep 18, 2017 | 2 minute read
Talk at Linney about the web and networking
Jul 23, 2017 | 2 minute read
I spoke at Linney on Ransomware and especially WannaCry
Oct 29, 2016 | 3 minute read
Hackference Hackathon Last weekend I was at Hackference! A weekend hack in Birmingham for students and non students sponsored by Algolia, Microsoft, Pusher, Pebble and loads more. I was in a team with Jamie Tanna and we hacked on CalGolia, a calendar application to find a date you and your friends are free. Inspiration: I’m one of 7 bridesmaids and trying to find a date when we’re all free is ridiculous.
Oct 6, 2016 | 3 minute read
I've been doing a lot of driving recently so I've taken the opportunity to listen to some of my favourite tech and programming podcasts.
Sep 20, 2016 | 1 minute read
Welcome to my new website! Find out what I've been up to. Spoilers, I'm now looking for work.