Josh Beckman
Writing about the practice of software engineering and other projects

Latest

Jan
30
The End of Narro

The End of Narro

The timeline and reasoning behind why I shut down Narro, the best way to listen to the internet.
5 min read
Jan
22
YouTube to Apple Music Download Script

YouTube to Apple Music Download Script

Sweep your favorite YouTube concerts into your Apple Music library
1 min read
Jan
16
Writing a Better Readwise to Day One Importer

Writing a Better Readwise to Day One Importer

Contributing to open-source on the first public holiday of the year.
2 min read
Jan
15

Importing Readwise into Day One

Bringing my media log highlights into my journal app
2 min read
Dec
18
After Reading: Valuable Humans in Transit

After Reading: Valuable Humans in Transit

On reading the latest paperback by my favorite internet fiction writer.
1 min read
Dec
12
After Watching: How Buildings Learn

After Watching: How Buildings Learn

On watching the deconstruction of high-minded architecture
1 min read
Dec
11
After Reading: The Americans

After Reading: The Americans

On reading the street photography touchstone way past when I should have.
1 min read
Dec
10
After Re-reading: The Systems Bible

After Re-reading: The Systems Bible

On re-reading one of my earliest introductions to software design.
1 min read
Dec
05

Watching Strangeloop 2022 Videos

I wasn't excited by the dozens of podcast episodes I had already downloaded to my phone, and I needed something
1 min read
Nov
29
After Reading: High Output Management

After Reading: High Output Management

In reading the classic management book of the '90s
3 min read