Last few ramblings from my blog
Starting Again, from the Ground Up—Welcome to xyz.
So, I did it again. From .com on blogger to .io on Wordpress, I wasn't happy with how little control I had with my personal website. 129 commits in almost two months of smashing it out on the ferry to work and back, here we are! Built from ground up using NodeJS, Express, Typescript and MongoDB, and open sourced on Github, welcome to jaywick.xyz!
Chocolatey Goodness on your PC
I started using Chocolatey the other day and now I can't get enough of it. It's basically yum or apt-get but for PC. It handles installation, upgrade, uninstallation as well as dependencies between packages! No need to enable multiple updater services and best of all no more 20 clicks to find the latest download! Check out the following commands:
Developing The Power User's Best Friend
The app launcher on the desktop computer is the power user's best friend. A quick shortcut key and suddenly you have access to everything. No clicking, manual browsing or even scanning one's eyes around. All you have to know is what you're looking for
How Smartwatches Changed My Life
It's been 90 days since Dee got me my Moto 360. I've had it on almost all the time and installed everything I could find. I'm addicted to new gadgets, especially when you can hack and customise the crap out of it. Suddenly, you could get short bursts of information at a glance of your wrist, you could interact with information faster and get on with what you were doing