March 20th, 2016

A new PC build for 2016

For me, building a cool PC is as much fun as using it. When I moved to America, I couldn’t take my PC with me – it’s just too big and heavy (and rather old now) – so I decided I would build a new one from scratch. MORE

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February 13th, 2016

Readability: Slack vs HipChat

By now I’ve used my fair share of both Slack and HipChat (team-focused messaging services), and I couldn’t figure out why I did’t like Slack’s user interface. I think I’ve finally figured it out. I was recently looking into the best layout for positioning labels in forms - vertical, above the input, or horizontal, inline and to the left of the input. I found this UX Exchange answer and subsequently this article. MORE

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February 8th, 2016

A walk through blog technologies

As with any programming project, I came across challenges and new technologies while writing the new blog website. This post describes my more interesting findings. Hopefully it might be helpful to anyone thinking of building a static blog too. MORE

February 7th, 2016

Introducing my new blog

Welcome! Today I make the switch from Wordpress.com to Jekyll. I wrote a blog post before about building a new portfolio site with Jekyll on GitHub Pages, and I enjoyed development so much I thought why not build my whole site with this? MORE

December 13th, 2015

A day at Playstation Experience 2015

I had the opportunity to attend the Playstation Experience last Saturday in San Francisco’s own Moscone Centre. This was the second expo I’ve been to, the first being Eurogamer Expo 2011 in London. MORE

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