Software Engineer at Shopify 🛍. I like building tools for developers and doing open source.
Mostly doing Ruby & Swift, and sometimes Javascript

All you need is tools 🛠

2018-11-25
swift
ruby
fastlane
ios
android
shopify
engineering
tooling

In this post I talk about why investing in good tooling is crucial for projects to move steadily.

What a psychologist helped me realize

2018-10-06
berlin
oberbaum
water color
painting

It's been a few months going through a therapy that has helped me understand how my brain works and where the stress that I used to experience came from.

Drawing - Oberbaumbrücke

2018-09-10
berlin
oberbaum
water color
painting

Before I fell in love with tech and computers, I used to draw a lot. I'm bringing that habit back and this is one of my most recent drawings, the so-known Oberbaum bridge in Berlin. It's drawn with water color.

GitHub workspaces using email

2018-09-06
github
emails
productivity

With this simple tweak I managed to have a notifications-free GitHub dashboard with workspaces right on my email.

Open source mindfulness

2018-08-19
xcode
scale
swift
tuist
developer

Not being mindful when contributing and maintaining open source projects might lead to burnout or low self-steem. In this blog post I talk about some principles that I applied to have a healthier relationship with the open source.

Why am I obsessed with developers being productive using Xcode?

2018-07-23
xcode
scale
swift
tuist
developer

In the last months I've been investing a big chunk of my free time on building tools to make developers productive working with Xcode. In this blog post I reflect on what led me to start working on that tool, Tuist, and how I'm addressing some of the challenges that are presented when using Xcode at scale.

Stress

2018-05-25
stress
technology
pressure
anxiety
developer

Stress and anxiety are the illnesses of the XXI century. I've suffering from them and I share in this blog post how it ended up happening and what I'm doing to overcome them.

Open Source

2018-04-29
open source
xcbuddy
swift
xcode

In this blog post I talk about why I work on open source projects and what are the most important elements for me when starting an open source community.

On having focus

2018-04-11
technology
focus
developer

I'm struggling to have focus nowadays. In this post I describe why it's so hard for me to focus, and the things that I'm doing to overcome the problem.

Hallo Ruby, wie geht's?

2018-02-23
technology
detox
disconnection

It's been a long time since the last time I coded something on Ruby. In this blog post I talk about why I started using it again, and how it feels after spending a few years working with a compiled language like Swift.