AlexSwensen.io

My personal blog & projects page.

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Engineering,  Github,  Email,  Mailgun

Automating Email Template Deployments with Mailgun and Github Actions

Recently, I have been working on a new project at Workzinga. Suffice it to say we are a technology company focusing on HR solutions. For now…

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Linux,  Apple

Installing Pop!_OS (Linux) on a Late 2011 MacBook Pro

When Apple EOL's, Linux gives new life.

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Apple,  Google,  iOS,  Android,  Phone

From Android to iPhone

Begrudgingly I have come to the dark side. Here is why.

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OpenSource,  Digital Ocean

Regarding Hacktoberfest, OpenSource and Spam

Lets all just take a second and breathe...

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Python

Setting up Python3 Intellisense in Visual Studio Code

Because for some reason it isn't setup by default...

"WeMos" ESP32 Notes cover image
arduino

"WeMos" ESP32 Notes

My notes on the fake WeMos branded ESP32.

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Getting Started

Writing E2E Tests With Protractor

Update 2021: I recommend most people look into Cypress now.