Software disenchantment

Things are getting slower and slower. Good rant. Look around: our portable computers are thousands of times more powerful than the ones that brought man to the moon. Yet...

AWS in plain English

Why didn’t I think of this? :-) I am still amazed how unfriendly Amazon Web Services are to understand, setup and use, despite how popular they are. EC2 -...

How to start a speech

We all want to get better at public speaking. It takes time, preparation and practice to get good at it. It’s not only good at talking, giving the same talk...

VSCode and URL-schemes

A lesser known feature in macOS and iOS there is URL-schemes available for some of the more popular apps. Create a link from a web page and open the file...

VSCode Spellchecker

Quite nice to catch common spelling errors in your code before it becomes a bug. Since PHP does not require you to declare variables, there have been a couple of...