My name is Adam Shaw. I'm a developer and entrepreneur living in New York City. I'm the creator of the popular FullCalendar project.

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How to Exclude node_modules From Dropbox or Google Drive

This guide will show you how to backup your dev projects to Dropbox or Google Drive (or any service really) while ignoring your massive node_modules directories. It leverages the rsync command line utility. It works on Mac, Linux, and hypothetically...

Reflecting on Scrapemark

When I first wrote Scrapemark, I wanted to take a completely different approach to parsing HTML documents. To me, the most painful aspect of using the existing methods of the day was extracting the data you wanted. Scrapemark’s innovation was...

Reflecting on PHPTI

PHPTI (PHP Template Inheritance) was a fun project to work on, but it’s easy to see, by looking at the commit log, that I stopped maintaining it a while ago. In this blog post, I want to officially announce PHPTI...