Ghost: The Blog That Could

I've been looking for a Markdown-based blog that could be used with a minimum of fuss to write small things in. Ghost is one entry in the litany of entrants. Written in JavaScript and running in Node.js, it seems like I might have finally found what I'm looking for. »

Branching out on my own (Git it?)

Lately I've been working with Git. Git is a revision control system, along the lines of CVS or Subversion. It has two main advantages: it is a distributed RCS meaning it allows for decentralized revision control and it does branching and merging quite well. It also happens to be the brainchild of Linus Torvalds, of Linux fame. »