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Nick Cinger

Programming evangelist. Technical Co-founder at Pathway. Developer for 9 years now.

Location Serbia, Subotica Joined Joined on  Personal website http://nickcinger.com github website twitter website

Education

Bachelor in Computer Programming

Work

Technical Co-founder / Lead Developer at Pathway

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Fixing your Documentation Problem

Hey, glad it could be useful! We use Markdown for writing doc...

Analyzing the Attacks on my Website

Nice write up, thanks for sharing the scripts! I see simila...

A case for productive note taking

I'll take some later, but you can get an idea here: todotxt...

A case for productive note taking

I use a notes.txt file, open as the first tab in my code ed...

Special Announcement From the DEV Founders

Your journey is my favourite success story. and I'm happy t...

Surviving the Legacy

I feel like this happens a lot! In talking with other devel...

Complexity Waterfall

Awesome post, love it when there are actual real world exam...

1_000_000_000 = 1000000000

This was recently added to PHP as well, nice to see good id...

Untitled Developer Game

Take a screenshot of someone's desktop. Use that as the de...

From Monolith to Microservices in One Year

Awesome write up! Love seeing real-world use cases for micr...

10+ Tips To Find Peace In A Loud Office

Good actionable tips, thanks for sharing :) I especially ag...

Handling Arguments in Bash Scripts

Very useful, thanks for breaking it down :)

My planned side projects for 2019

Congratulations on all the side projects, and the ones that...

Live streaming as productivity multiplier

200-300 is impressive for coding stream for sure, I would n...

Live streaming as productivity multiplier

Thanks for sharing, will check the links, and your Twitch, ...

How to kill your motivation in 4 easy steps

Glad to illuminate, and I hope you can make it better someh...

What is your tale of lasagna code? (Code with too many layers)

Thanks for sharing your thoughts! It's interesting, because...

What is your tale of lasagna code? (Code with too many layers)

Sidenote before I finish listening: I appreciate that I can...

Using `shellcheck` to lint your bash/sh scripts.

Well, I guess it's kind of the point for linters to be some...

Using `shellcheck` to lint your bash/sh scripts.

Ooo this is excellent, thanks for sharing! Can't believe I ...

Failing IT education

Hit the nail on the head with this! Most formal education l...

What's software development like as a non-native English speaker?

The first thing people tell you about learning programming ...

Developer eXperience. How I missed it before?

I feel like anything DevOps-related is good DX material.

πŸ“Š Languages' Popularity on DEV

I think it's interesting, but also there's some grouping go...

What was your TDD aha moment?

Initially, it didn't click because I was introducing testing ...

Fixing your Documentation Problem

That's fair, I'd say it depends somewhat on the project. Bu...

It's Ruby, There Must Be a Better Way

Not even a Ruby dev, but this was a good read. Interesting ...

Fixing your Documentation Problem

Doc blocks are mandatory, imho, but also a separate topic. ...

Fixing your Documentation Problem

Documentation has this nasty problem of becoming outdated....

Keep your SQL database in sync with Google Sheets

Such an interesting way to use google docs - I think this c...

Fixing your Documentation Problem

That's already better than what most do, so you have a head...

Fixing your Documentation Problem

Thank you for the feedback!

What types of features typically lead to lots of tech debt?

The type of feature that needs to be done yesterday! Given...

Seven Things to Do Before Asking For Help

Good advice, and nice write-up :D It just saves everyone s...

If I knew then what I know now

Great advice!

What is your best advice for a junior software developer?

This comment needs a "share" button. Dude, make a post out...

Announcement from the DEV Community Founders ❀️

Congratulations to the Dev team! This is great for both you...

Unlock more dev.to features

I love it - worth supporting what they do.

Unlock more dev.to features

That alone is worth it! There's also a Video upload feature...

What kind of content do you want to see more of on Dev.to?

That's good to hear! Well, if at least a few people feel th...

What kind of content do you want to see more of on Dev.to?

Hi Sean, I've changed the reference to "folks". I don't min...

What is your number 1 advice to newbies.

You're going to hit a lot of walls, and sometimes debugging...

Could you explain #likeimfive the meaning of these programming languages as humans?

All great! Just wanted to add to PHP since I do PHP :o) PH...

Keeping your scripts alive and healthy

Hey man - thanks for sharing your project! I love the idea ...

Keeping your scripts alive and healthy

Glad you found it useful! I came up on Google stories - aw...

Ascii Wall-E for Your Terminal

Oh, this is neat! I'm stealing Wall-E, my kid will love it!

Keeping your scripts alive and healthy

Thanks for the praise πŸ™† Mission accomplished then :D

What is Management?

Yes, but there's a lot to that: Managing client expectati...

What is Management?

If done right, management is letting programmers do code wh...

What part of your first dev job were you least prepared for?

Database encoding! I started of freelancing, and one of my...

My Favorite Command-Line Shortcuts

Nice tips! Adding that alias to my collection :D Thanks fo...

I am a devops engineer, Ask Me Anything!

DevOps is a versatile role, that can be a bit tricky. It's ...

Kubernetes & Traefik 101β€” When Simplicity Matters

Holy cow, this looks amazing. And I just skimmed it - looki...

dev.to is now open source

Achievement unlocked! Congrats guys!

Creating a local screen overlay for streaming

Good on you for figuring it out in the end! Feels lika a ty...

My Terminal Setup: iTerm2 + Zsh πŸ”₯

The only thing I miss since switching to Linux is iTerm2. S...

Why You Shouldn't Use A Web Framework

Good on ya for fixing this from within the trenches! I try ...

Just enough bash to be dangerous

Good stuff! I feel like I know how to get around Bash, but ...

Why You Shouldn't Use A Web Framework

It is very easy to throw mud, to speak like that when you ...

Why You Shouldn't Use A Web Framework

Amen brotha'! Frameworks have their place, and they should b...

What kind of content do you want to see more of on Dev.to?

Cool, thanks for sharing! So many rewrites :D good luck wi...

What kind of content do you want to see more of on Dev.to?

More real-life debugging situation, like the one Ben wrote ...

An automatic interactive pre-commit checklist, in the style of infomercials

Exactly! I can already see how I'm going to tweak this for ...

An automatic interactive pre-commit checklist, in the style of infomercials

This is soooo useful! Thanks for sharing!

What is your longest server uptime?

Yeaaaaa, it's more of a thing to worry about, than a thing ...

What is your longest server uptime?

I'm working on retiring a server now that has an uptime of ...

The danger of Slack

Oh yeah, I've had a lot of issues with concentration and Sl...

Chasing down modest database scaling issues when you're not sure what's going on

I love these real-world scenario articles - thanks for shar...

Slack keeps interrupting you, but you can stop it

Yea, it is weird! I guess it's really just a people problem...

Code camp or self-learning

Or the 3rd option, get a mentor to help guide your self-lea...

Lessons from releasing a personal project as a commercial product

Great lessons, thanks for the write-up! And cheers to DuΕ‘an...

Slack keeps interrupting you, but you can stop it

Oh yeah, I ramble, especially IRL :D But that's also why I ...

Slack keeps interrupting you, but you can stop it

Yeah, that explains the source, but I know people break the...

Time-saving habits for programmers

Good tips man! Time tracking is one of those things that ar...

You are not your Framework

It's all "fake it 'till you make it" :) Experience you'll c...

You are not your Framework

I can relate to this very much. I've used the framework to...

Polyglot Tinkering - Moving to Firefox with Python

Oh man, thanks for this write-up! I have the same LastPass ...

You are not your Framework

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Web design in 2018

You covered so much ground, it took me a good while to get ...

Check your settings, save mad loot

Hah, awesome. AWS is such a money sink until you start real...

Are you working on the most important thing?

I guess I'm fortunate then to be at a smaller company, wher...

Are you working on the most important thing?

Very sound advice. As programmers, we tend to go with what ...

Moving individual MySQL tables on disk

Great step-by-step article! I had a similar problem recent...

You are not your Framework

Hah, you'd be surprised! Wasn't obvious to me when I was st...

As a Senior, do you look forward to mentor Junior developers?

Sounds like we're on the same page then! I agree about peop...

As a Senior, do you look forward to mentor Junior developers?

I'm going to go out on a limb here and say that just 1h eve...

The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

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As a Senior, do you look forward to mentor Junior developers?

Yes and no. Yes, because it's a great experience and we bo...

You are not your Framework

That might be pushing it a bit though :) PHP by itself is a...

You are not your Framework

Great minds think alike, or some such :) Thanks for sharing...

Please Reinvent The Wheel

Great article! You really went in depth on the subject, an...

You are not your Framework

Thank you very much for the kind words! Agreed on going lo...

You are not your Framework

And that's how developers learn! I did the same, I used to...

You are not your Framework

That's awesome :) Composing a framework like that is a good...

You are not your Framework

does that mean I need to learn C before I can write any PH...

You are not your Framework

That's awesome! I don't know at what level your own framew...

You are not your Framework

Thank you! Frameworks can do awesome things for you, but ...

You are not your Framework

Honestly, I don't know of anyone else that's improving PHP ...

You are not your Framework

Trying to make and use a square wheel can be very education...

How screwed would your employer be if you died suddenly?

Good tips, thanks for sharing! To add to that, use a compa...

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