Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

Start Meeting workflow

Do not disturb will be turned on, your volume will be muted and a notes template will be created in Bear. At the end of the meeting tasks can be created in Things.


Block-styled editor

How we registered a UK trademark without a lawyer

Stephen Waller

Illustrator. Did the dog for Honest Work.

The Modular Monolith: Rails Architecture

The Man in Seat Sixty-One - the train travel guide...

Run a Ruby Slack Bot on AWS Lambda

Choose Boring Technology

Dan McKinley’s infamous essay in presentation form (slides and transcript).

BICEPS — Paloma Medina

There are six core needs researchers find are most important for humans at work… Belonging, Improvement, Choice, Equality, Predictability, Significance.

Creating Usability with Motion


A Modern PostgreSQL Client for the Mac

Static Indieweb pt2: Using Webmentions

Using and some modern JavaScript to display webmentions on a static site.

React.js cheatsheet

A Beginner's Guide to Scaling to 11 Million+ Users on Amazon's AWS

Startups: You Don’t Need a CTO (Yet)

Bye bye Mongo, Hello Postgres

The Guardian’s switch from Mongo to Postgres on AWS. Good explanation of their careful approach.


A batteries-included, multi-dialect (MSSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite3, Oracle (including Oracle Wallet Authentication)) query builder for Node.js and the Browser


Sequelize is a promise-based Node.js ORM for Postgres, MySQL, SQLite and Microsoft SQL Server. It features solid transaction support, relations, read replication and more.

Remote Only

List of resources, tips and companies who only work remotely.

The Art of Job interviewing