07 Jul 2016
So, when I am at my laptop I can draft a blog post using my text editor of choice using the markdown markup language and git commit the file to git. Then using Jekyll i can build the static pages and a git push will deploy the new post. That is a lovely workflow for a developer and keeps me away from wordpress or a heavy content management system. However as I am going to...
06 Jul 2016
So, I have had a blog for quite a long time and have hosted it on various platforms such as Posterous, Passle, Amazon AWS S3 and finally ended up on Blogger. I have also hosted it under various domain names before settling on the one you are on now. I decided to refresh the website and blog and wanted to have control of my content so I decided to import my blogger posts with Jekyll...
15 Feb 2016
So this is just a little placeholder for a blog post I want to write about my transition from being a full-time developer and DevOps guy into being a full-time carer for my elderly mother and my brother who had a stroke. And how going teetotal learning how to box and clean eating has changed my life for the better.I still like to program with C# but now using a Mac and Xamarin Studio, Write...
19 Jan 2016
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27 Nov 2015
Productivity and moving away from App Todo Lists I have tried them all, every new app or system and always digital. Some better than others and some work well but do not sync across devices or lose data. And I always have the feeling that an analogue (paper!) system might suit me better. At the very least it would not run out of battery and my handwriting since I became a programmer would put a...