Use Apple's New Civic Theme In Xcode 7

The beta release of Xcode 8 comes with a new theme named Civic. This is the same color theme used throughout WWDC 2016 marketing and with a simple tweak, it can also be used in Xcode 7.

Makeshift Standing Desk In My Hotel Room

What to do when the body begs to stand but there is only a desk to sit.

Escape Characters In My Spacemacs Terminal Emulator

I was disappointed by the terminal emulator in Spaceemacs because every line started with chars that were not properly escaped. This is an emacs issue specific to Mac OS X.

Balance Boards and Standing Desks

A quick recap of my journey into the world of work balance.