Thoughts and musings.
This post outlines how I extracted reused business logic and assets into a framework on both Android and iOS so as to avoid duplicating functionality.
There are many intricacies to consider when working with time zones. This post details some intricacies when using the MaterialDatePicker Android library.
In the process of cleaning up my bookmarks I realised that a persons bookmarks tell you a lot about who they are and how they think XD
I wanted to buy some trading cards from Japan. I tried out two middleman services - DeJapan and ZenMarket. Here are my in depth reviews of my experiences.
A followup post explaining the important parts of the beacon chain spec and looking at security/upgrade paths when running an ETH2 staking setup.
An in depth, step by step guide to setting up an Intel NUC for staking. Ubuntu, Nethermind (ETH1 Node), and Lighthouse (ETH2 Beacon Node/Validator).
A succinct explanation of the main features of SCSS and an overview of how I use it, and integrate it with my GULP based build process to optimise development.
A deep dive into how we work with time zones and date manipulation across our web and mobile apps to provide an optimal user experience to our users.
An overview of how I implemented Strava authentication on Android using a nested WebView and custom URL schemes.
I came up with a better way of synchronising my Instagram posts on my Ghost blog (this) using a fairly simple node script and some third party libraries. This post explains how.
A reference for how I manually created a new EC2 instance and transferred my companies data/processes over without noticeable downtime.
My thoughts on the present state of the world whilst in the midst of the Coronavirus crisis so that when things are better I can look back and understand how I felt.
My race report for the 2020 Trafford 10k. A fast 10k race in Manchester, England which I finished in 37:41.
A look at my 2019 in review. Running, business, and personal adventures. Including the London Marathon, Comrades, Wicked, parkrun, and lots of tasty food.
Thoughts and musings.
A race guide/report for the 2019 Comrades Marathon (the worlds most famous ultramarathon - 87km from Durban to Pietermaritzburg) and an overview of the area - the people, the place, and things to do.