Brad Morton

I'm Brad, and I'm nearing 20 years of experience with Linux. I've worked in just about every IT role there is before taking the leap into software development. Currently, I'm building desktop and web-based solutions with NodeJS and PHP hosted on Linux infrastructure. Visit my blog or find me on Twitter to see what I'm up to.

What is Bash? Bash Meaning

What is Bash/The Terminal/Linux Shell? What Do They Mean?

New to Linux and confused about the terminology surrounding the terminal, shells, bash, and the command line? This article explains what they are. The terms terminal, shell, command line, and Bash are thrown around a lot when discussing using Linux – sometimes interchangeably. They can all refer to the same thing,… Read More »What is Bash/The Terminal/Linux Shell? What Do They Mean?

Ruby vs Python

Ruby vs Python – Which Programming Language to Learn in 2022?

Learning to program but aren’t sure which language to choose? Python and Ruby are popular choices. This article will provide info to help you decide. What is Python? Python is a general-purpose programming language that can be used for everything from scripting to building full-blown web and desktop… Read More »Ruby vs Python – Which Programming Language to Learn in 2022?

Programming Variable Types

Why Using the Right Variable Type is Important (Especially in Javascript)

Variable types are a fundamental programming concept that often confuses beginners – especially those learning JavaScript. This article will show you the consequences of using the wrong variable types. What is a Variable Type? In computer programming, the type of a variable determines what values… Read More »Why Using the Right Variable Type is Important (Especially in Javascript)