Tag Archives: cli

Instagram Terminal Feed

Forget about that Instagram for Windows 95, and go for the real deal: Instagram on the CLI: Sometimes checking your instagram during work is kind of strange, so why not check your instagram inside your terminal? OK… I know checking … Continue reading

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Trigger macOS notifications from the CLI with node-notifier-cli

$ notify -t “Hello” -m “My Message” -s –open http://github.com $ notify -t “Agent Coulson” –icon https://raw.githubusercontent.com/mikaelbr/node-notifier/master/example/coulson.jpg $ notify -m “My Message” -s Glass $ echo “My Message” | notify -t “Hello” Installation per NPM/Yarn: yarn global add node-notifier-cli TIP: … Continue reading

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Easily Start and Stop Docker Compose Projects with Captain

Jens Segers has created a handy shell script to easily start/stop Docker Compose based projects: Captain searches for docker-compose projects in your $HOME folder and allows you to start and stop those projects by passing a part of the parent … Continue reading

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Axel — Command Line Download Accelerator

Via @benschwarz: Axel tries to accelerate the downloading process by using multiple connections for one file, similar to DownThemAll and other famous programs. It can also use multiple mirrors for one download. Axel → Getting sudden flashbacks to this old … Continue reading

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Interacting with the iOS Simulator from the Command Line using simctl

Wasn’t aware of this, but turns out one can control (and interact with) the iOS Simulator straight from the command line. There’s no need to install anything new though. The tool we’re going to be using is already on our … Continue reading

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Run a Terminal task list with listr

With listr one can define a set of tasks to run: const execa = require("execa"); const Listr = require("listr"); const tasks = new Listr([ { title: "Git", task: () => { return new Listr([ { title: "Checking git status", task: … Continue reading

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mas-cli – Mac App Store command line interface

Now this is handy. Never open the “Mac App Store” app again: mas-cli is a simple command line interface for the Mac App Store. Designed for scripting and automation. Installation possible via Homebrew: brew install mas mas-cli – Mac App … Continue reading

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HyperTerm – JS/HTML/CSS Powered Terminal

The goal of the project is to create a beautiful and extensible experience for command-line interface users, built on open web standards. HyperTerm →HyperTerm Source (GitHub) →HyperTerm Hyperpower Extension →

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Find relevant emoji from text on the command-line with emoj

Geekfun: emoj is written in Node and uses the Dango API, which helps you quickly find emoji by understanding what you type using deep learning. Installation via npm (requires Node >= 4): npm install –global emoj emoj Source (GitHub) → … Continue reading

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Easily create new CLI aliases with `new-alias`

I love stuff like this: It’s a handy little alias to create aliases for commands you just ran … an “alias-generating alias”; my inner geek rejoices 🙂 Here’s the code (add it to your .bash_profile): new-alias() { local last_command=$(echo `history … Continue reading

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