I'm David Winterbottom, a minimalist software engineer working and living in London.
I'm Head of Engineering at Octopus Energy, a UK energy supplier.
I mainly write and tweet about software development.More about me »
Recent blog posts
Working notes based on reviewing several thousand pull requests.
Some quick ways to hide the clutter
A note-to-self on avoiding DST issues when joining between tables
A curated collection of words-of-the-day
A Sentry tip from the Octopus Energy tech blog
A tongue-in-cheek list
Two tips for better debugging of Bash scripts
Two gotchas that I wasted time on
An easy way to remember the order arguments get injected
A useful metaphor for the maintainability of a codebase