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An experimental ReactJS project to turn text input into a point based graphical output, shown as a Github Contributions Graph mockup.

Documenting my search for the right software to use for remote elementary school tutoring sessions.

A reminder of the emphasis on opinions in Prettier's guiding principles, and how this can conflict with ESLint.

Why is mapping remote mouse controls, particularly click-and-drag, so complex and often left out of major mobile applications? I cover the options and answers.

Utility program, built with AutoHotkey, to use the right mouse button to start a click and drag operation. Useful for certain remote control / VNC clients.

How to setup NodeJS based tasks in Windows Task Scheduler, with details for both Yarn and NPM entries. Also explores comparison with CRON and alternatives.

An adventure in trying to write a Gatsby remark plugin to wrap specific markdown blocks (aka MD AST nodes) in custom classed div HTML elements.

5 powerful features that are built-in to Visual Studio Code and do not require any extensions or special toolchains to start using. Improve your dev workflow!

Details on using a Google Cloud Platform Function and NodeJS to maintain a fixed URL that forwards to a dynamic Ngrok host and can be easily redeployed.

Simple example showing how to use http-proxy-middleware with a NodeJS powered Google Cloud Function.