I’m a Windows user. I’m a Mac user. I’m an Android user. If you’re reading this, you’re using at least one operating system. It is my humble opinion that all operating systems are a disappointment. None of them do what I expect them to. I’ll explain. An operating system is meant to be the glueContinue reading “Non-Operating System”
Tag Archives: Automation
Don’t Be a Slave to Jira
If you’re a developer, you’ve probably come across Jira. If you’re working with Jira right now, you probably know the pain. You pick up a task. You move its ticket into “In Progress”. You raise a pull request (PR). You move the ticket to “Code Review”. Your PR is merged. You move the ticket toContinue reading “Don’t Be a Slave to Jira”
Don’t Call Us, We’ll Call You
I often get calls when it is least convenient. I don’t want to just hang up, because it feels rude. I don’t want to let it ring, because it is annoying. I could flip my phone to silence the call and let it go to voice mail. But then the caller doesn’t know why IContinue reading “Don’t Call Us, We’ll Call You”
Block the Meanies
There are plenty of active ad/spam/virus blockers out there. Quite a few of them are decent. I will likely even write about some of them at some point. But if there’s something I appreciate, it’s an elegant solution. When it comes to blocking all the meanies, stopping them at the source is as smart asContinue reading “Block the Meanies”
Ode to Robbie
I still did not get the hype around cleaning robots. That is, until my family bought me one for my birthday.
Choice Pro is a free Android app that
helps you reach calculated decisions.
Autoroid is a free Android app that configures your phone based on certain triggers.
Clean the Lint Out
Automate lining in your project.
Out of the Darkness Comes Light
Here’s how to dim your Windows laptop screen automatically to save battery.