I’m addicted to browser tabs. Right now on my work computer I have 39 tabs open. I have a fairly large screen but with this many tabs open I can’t even see their titles anymore. I usually just forget about what’s there until some point in the future when I end up deleting a bunch […]
It’s that time of year again. The time when I wait too long to plant my cool weather garden. I then wait too long to plant my warmer garden. All of that comes after I’ve already forgotten to amend the soil properly for the particular plants I want to grow. But hey, every year’s a […]
I created a new Github repository today for a Node/Express project at work. After pushing the project code I went to Github and saw that the language for the project was listed as CSS. To be fair to Github, I did style my app with CSS. But as it’s a Node app, I expected to […]
Use Yarn in place of npm: Workflows don’t change; Packages load faster; Consistent node_module structure.
Comments aren’t part of the official JSON specification. According to an old (2012) Google Plus post by Douglas Crockford, he removed them to preserve interoperability. But that same post suggests you can still use comments so long as you remove them through minification before parsing. There are a few other ways to handle JSON comments […]
Late last year my family and I moved to a two story, 1970’s era house on 1 1/2 acres of land. Since then I’ve been thinking about retrofitting the house with Ethernet cable to most rooms. This is just one of many projects I have planned to update the house and add a few “smart home” features to […]
Current sample code should reflect current programming styles
A quick search for cemetery mapping software reveals several pages of apps, services and companies with interesting names like Memorial Business systems, CemMapper and The Crypt Keeper.