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blog12/meetup3: Spacemacs

4 minute read

This past week at RITLug, I give a quick overview of my favorite editor and customizations. Of course, I can’t imagine a text editor that doesn’t include a...

blog11: Python tooling

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Oh dear. I love Python. It’s wonderful for prototyping, and it simplifies much of high-level programming. There’s a package for everything, from data scien...

blog07: RSS and selfoss

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About a year ago, I realized just how sick I was of social media-esque news aggregators. By that I mean Reddit and Hackernews. They were huge timewasters, ...

blog06: Ansible!

3 minute read

This past week was mostly be playing around with Ansible. I’ve been tasked with orchestrating new hardware, and tinkering with database values to squeeze o...

Im Not On My Phone Much Anymore

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There are plenty of blog posts already, discussing the toxic effects of social media and electronic communication integrating themselves in our lives. But,...

How I self host

3 minute read

Why self host? Self hosting applications is important to me. Intelligent, talented people have written freely available alternatives to giant services like...

Deploying your server with Docker Compose

6 minute read

Finding a server setup that was not a mess, stable, and sustainable long term has been a bit of a problem for me. In the beginning, there were bare metal i...

KDE and Xmonad in 2018

2 minute read

I love tiling window managers: I’ve used i3 for years, and ever since I started learning Haskell, I was curious about Xmonad. However, during my i3 experie...

Mirroring a Gogs repository on Github

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Gogs makes it pretty easy to mirror another repository. Github… doesn’t. While it’d just be easier to move my Gogs repository to Github, that would mean ...

Express Generator and Socket.io

2 minute read

A few months ago, I tried to start a Node project to further explore web development. It’s the LAN equivalent of a Jukebox: people go to the site, add mu...

Us Vs. Them

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If you’re continuously posting, discussing or following anything political on social media, particularly this past week, I need to ask you to do something:...

NTR and HID

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Off and on over the past month, I’ve set up astronautlevel2’s BootNTR fork, imthe666st’s NTRClient fork (a debugging tool for NTR), and have played around ...

L=A, How I Miss You So

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Nintendo semi-recently released Generation 1 Pokemon games on the 3DS through the eShop, and they’ve been a hit. The implementation of the Game Boy’s link ...