Apple OSX

Disable Apple Messages from “Smart Quoting” your code in messages

Do you use Apple’s Messages to send code snippets to text to other developers, or to yourself, BUT messages converts your ” and ‘ to smart quotes and when you then copy that code and … it doesn’t work? That’s annoying! The Fix: Open Terminal or iTerm on your Mac and paste in the following […]


Setting up OSX Big Sur with Valet, PHP & MySQL for Web Development

In this post I’ll post all of the steps to set up your Mac for PHP web development. We will be setting up OSX Big Sur with Valet, PHP & MySQL. I’ll be using the follow tools: OSX Big Sur 11.2.3 iTerm (or osx terminal) Homebrew Composer 2 Laravel Valet PHP 8 and PHP 7.4 […]