Monthly Archives: April 2010

A Cool always-on-top Keyboard Toggle and a Lesson in Software Tool Development

The other day, I came across a problem I frequently seem to encounter. I had a group-chat in Skype that I wanted to follow, but not necessarily contribute much to, and due to how often it was updating, it was getting annoying to have to constantly stop typing in my full-screen IDE and alt-tab back […]

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Make Every Day New Year’s Eve

One of my favourite things about New Year’s Eve is that it’s a good time to reflect on the past year, and maybe gather some ideas of things to do better going forward. The net result of this introspective process is one or more New Year’s Resolutions. I like making resolutions because I like setting […]

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Internet Explorer 9

I’m a little late to the party on this one, but I have a few of thoughts I’ve been meaning to jot down since watching Microsoft’s MIX presentation about Internet Explorer 9. It’s a pretty in-depth video, and a touch long (~1 hour), but if you’re at all interested in browser technology it’s absolutely a […]

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The Breakfast Experiment

Around the end of February, I came across this inspiring post about how cooking breakfast every morning will help you work better and feel happier. I was curious to see how that would turn out if I tried it, so for the entire month of March I made a point to cook a real breakfast […]

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