Looking at how software interacts with the world around it
After months of procrastinating, I finally have a solution for Open Graph Images on this site
A little story about how iOS handled the placing of icons after I installed Apple music
Some observations I've made on Proof of Concepts, and how they fit into the software development lifecycle.
Reflections on lessons taught by David Perell & Tiago Forte, and how I'm applying it in organising my knowledge work. In this example, we focus on how it's helping with my music organisation.
Notes from an insightful talk by Dan North
My love affair with the Opening set. I want to be the DJ you think of when you think "I need a good opener for this event"
Some record labels I like, ranging from old and dear, to new stuff from a few days ago:)
I switch off autoplay on all my streaming services. Youtube, Spotify, Netflix etc
Notes, Quotes, & thoughts from State of devops report
Some notes from the Well-Architected Framework whitepaper
there’s a reason why people always mention Deepchord, Fluxion etc when we talk about dub techno
I read shape up a year or two ago, and I'm applying some of the principles taught, in how I manage my own workload. I only work on 1 'other' project at a time, outside of my daily work commitments
I have no search on my site yet, but Pro-Search has solved that problem. Makes it super easy to find any text on my site.
reflection on some of the lessons learnt from the densely packed book, Spotify Teardown
better way to share curated music
A mini rant & quick lesson in design
Taylor & Ronny teach some fundamental lessons on energy management in a DJ set
Trying to have a good overview of the architecture of pieces involved with building this backend service.
How I freelance & contract
Obsidian, icloud Notes, Hugo, Git
a small feature I've been wanting for a long time
more retrospective notes from the last freelance project I did.
more upbeat dub techno & friends
various links from the Dub Monitor video on hypnus.
this is the music that was used to make statistical analysis of which platform offers more techno music.
Styling is 'easier' if you use a mobile first approach.
Notes from a nest js crash course
notes on the saga's pattern
introductory research into mutation testing
Good design is a fundamental layer of multiple disciplines, because of this, I think it's important to make time to understand the principles of good design
Retro from the project I've just finished
summary of the backend work I've been doing in the last few weeks
useful hugo commands & links
experimenting with Hugo shortcodes - implementing a way to embed spotify tracks
I recently had a chat with my BK about his experience with outsourcing portions of his freelance work. a few things he said stood out to me, & that's what I'll highlight.
Tailored for music curation. - Interesting Spotify tools I've found to help manage your library, & gain better insight on its structure.
Some notes on a pattern I've seen when writing code that relies on data from an API
Random insights on platform
Quick explanation of the project structure from the PICH website for project handover…
A summary of SOLID principles - for Object Oriented design…
A summary of some object orientation notes
Summary of the ingredients that make up a pitch…
Summary of Part 1 of the book…
Ryan Singer shares how the Basecamp team builds software…
Some notes & annotations from the Hundreds Of Ways podcast episode with Tom Critchlow
A combination of Obsidian, Simplenote & Dropbox.…
A whole lot of dnb & funk, sprinkled with some alternative hip hop, r&b.…
Notes from Frontend Masters course titled above, the course is presented by Brian Holt.
Courtesy of shuffle…
Highlights of tracks I jammed to this week…
A few snippets and steps on how I made the blog post filter work.
An attempt to make a habit of finishing courses. A few notes on interesting bits & stuff thought's I'd love to bookmark
Notes on Refactoring UI & more 🤷?
Git commands that I always have to google
A bunch of sites/resources I constantly reach out to for inspiration when using tailwind, which is like all the time…
04:44 - Context to my surprise, this is when the day started. I’m by no means a morning person but I appreciate an early morning from time to time, so being up this early set a good tone to the day. It wasn’t more than 5 to 10 minutes after gaining consciousness when I reached for my phone, and glued right in, checking for important texts, e-mails & the rest of it.…
This is how I share my playlists across multiple streaming services, with minimal effort, for free.
Distraction-free(mostly) playlists, albums, & livesets that wont get in the way of concentrated work.
A breakdown of the problem I’ve faced whilst trying to get my links to turn into sharing cards when shared on social media.…
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