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Posts every once in a while on things I have brewing

Setup a secure browser based development environment with Docker and Tailscale

I believe that browser based development has finally become just as good as running an IDE locally on your device. You can have all the benefits of local development: competent hardware, familiar IDE with keyboard shortcuts, and not having to worry about platform compatibility. All of this, in addition to the portability benefits of it being fully contained in the browser. This means all your installed extensions and settings follow you to every device — including an iPad!...

September 2, 2022 · 3 min · 629 words · Me

Connect all your devices with Tailscale

I recently came across Tailscale while looking for a better VPN solution. Primarily, I wanted a solution that I could leverage with my existing VPS hosting and dynamically add/remove proxy nodes. I was previously using AlgoVPN, which met the requirement, but had such a large overhead associated with provisioning a new host and distributing the configurations that I didn’t update and cycle them as often as I would have liked....

August 20, 2022 · 2 min · 379 words · Me