Syed Humza Shah


Humza is a senior software engineer living in London. He likes coffee, loves to travel, and runs on a combination of optimism and pragmatism.

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Forming a Work Machine Setup Unaffected(-ish) by Theft

Two days ago my main work machine (an excellent Macbook Pro) was stolen.

The experience helped me realise that my work machine setup could do with a few changes, which are:

I think that after carrying out the above steps, even if my work machine is stolen, I should be able to easily start work on a new laptop without having to setup all projects from scratch.

Additionally, I had two non-work related steps which I’ll be taking: