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Android Development

Flutter Revisited

Last year I took a quick look at Flutter, and decided to keep an eye on it and see how it matures. Here are my current thoughts. Flutter Since my first lo...

Fun with setOnClickListener and by lazy

The Problem Developing an Android app, using Android’s Navigation Components, and after returning to the first fragment, the button to go to the second frag...

More GitHub Libraries

I’ve come across another potentially useful gradle plugin, and write about one I’ve been using for a while. buildSrcVersions buildSrcVersions “is a Gradle ...

Starred Github Libraries

Over time, I’ve starred a number of libraries on GitHub, and lost track of what they are, and why I’ve starred them. So I thought I’d try recording them her...

Loading and Caching Data with Store

What is Store? Store is a library for “Async Data Loading and Caching” developed by the New York Times Android team. I’ve converted an app to use it, and h...

Flutter?

Flutter? I’ve been seeing Flutter in my news feeds since Google announced it’s in beta. So I thought it was worth taking a cursory look; watching a few vid...

Today’s HeadDesk bought to you by…

Today I’m writing a bit of code and I need to combine a few RxJava streams into a single stream, using combineLatest(). And it’s not working, not even compi...

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Python

Implementing a Telegram Bot

Creating a bot to scan RSS feeds and YouTube playlists, and post updated to a Telegram channel. The Idea I want a place where I can view updates to a numbe...

Graphing ISP Quota Usage with Cacti

Graph your monthly internet quota with Cacti. Monthly Quota Usage Downloads Download or fork it here. Installation Python and th...

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Sysadmin

Disks Are Treacherous And Not To Be Trusted

Murphy’s Law Murhpy’s Law: “Anything that can go wrong will go wrong.” This includes the disks in your computer. What’s on your computer? Your phone? The...

Graphing ISP Quota Usage with Cacti

Graph your monthly internet quota with Cacti. Monthly Quota Usage Downloads Download or fork it here. Installation Python and th...

A Simple LVM Summary

A simple script to summarize the LVM physical volumes, volume groups and logical volumes on a linux server. Created in response to a question on Serverfault...

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Android Apps

Hot and Cold Days: XKCD 1321 on Android

Why When XKCD 1321 was published I thought it would be good to have it in an interactive format, wrote it down in my “Big Bucket of Ideas”, and forgot about...

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Kotlin

Fun with setOnClickListener and by lazy

The Problem Developing an Android app, using Android’s Navigation Components, and after returning to the first fragment, the button to go to the second frag...

Today’s HeadDesk bought to you by…

Today I’m writing a bit of code and I need to combine a few RxJava streams into a single stream, using combineLatest(). And it’s not working, not even compi...

Moving Average Calculation in Kotlin

I’m working on an app that calculates and displays moving averages for a list of numbers. This post shows how I’m doing it in Kotlin, using list operations ...

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Flutter

Google Sign-in and Flutter Web

Getting Google Sign-in working with Flutter Web I have a Flutter app that uses Firebase-Auth and Google Sign-in for authentication. It works on Android and ...

Flutter Revisited

Last year I took a quick look at Flutter, and decided to keep an eye on it and see how it matures. Here are my current thoughts. Flutter Since my first lo...

Flutter?

Flutter? I’ve been seeing Flutter in my news feeds since Google announced it’s in beta. So I thought it was worth taking a cursory look; watching a few vid...

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GitHub Libraries

More GitHub Libraries

I’ve come across another potentially useful gradle plugin, and write about one I’ve been using for a while. buildSrcVersions buildSrcVersions “is a Gradle ...

Starred Github Libraries

Over time, I’ve starred a number of libraries on GitHub, and lost track of what they are, and why I’ve starred them. So I thought I’d try recording them her...

Loading and Caching Data with Store

What is Store? Store is a library for “Async Data Loading and Caching” developed by the New York Times Android team. I’ve converted an app to use it, and h...

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Cacti

Graphing ISP Quota Usage with Cacti

Graph your monthly internet quota with Cacti. Monthly Quota Usage Downloads Download or fork it here. Installation Python and th...

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Google Maps

Hot and Cold Days: XKCD 1321 on Android

Why When XKCD 1321 was published I thought it would be good to have it in an interactive format, wrote it down in my “Big Bucket of Ideas”, and forgot about...

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Mobile Development

Flutter Revisited

Last year I took a quick look at Flutter, and decided to keep an eye on it and see how it matures. Here are my current thoughts. Flutter Since my first lo...

Flutter?

Flutter? I’ve been seeing Flutter in my news feeds since Google announced it’s in beta. So I thought it was worth taking a cursory look; watching a few vid...

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Android Libraries

Starred Github Libraries

Over time, I’ve starred a number of libraries on GitHub, and lost track of what they are, and why I’ve starred them. So I thought I’d try recording them her...

Loading and Caching Data with Store

What is Store? Store is a library for “Async Data Loading and Caching” developed by the New York Times Android team. I’ve converted an app to use it, and h...

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Rambling Opinions

Microsoft + GitHub = ?

It’s now confirmed that Microsoft have Acquired GitHub. How will this affect me? Should I be worried? Do I need to do anything? I think, in general, this...

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Gradle Plugins

More GitHub Libraries

I’ve come across another potentially useful gradle plugin, and write about one I’ve been using for a while. buildSrcVersions buildSrcVersions “is a Gradle ...

Starred Github Libraries

Over time, I’ve starred a number of libraries on GitHub, and lost track of what they are, and why I’ve starred them. So I thought I’d try recording them her...

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Smart Watch

TicWatch E2 Six Months Later

Six months ago I blogged my initial impressions about the TicWatch E2. Here is my review after six months of use. Initial Expectations How has it lived up...

TicWatch E2 Initial Review

I recently purchased a TicWatch E2. It’s my first smartwatch, so I thought I’d collect my thoughts on it, Wear OS, and smart watches in general. This is my...

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TicWatch E2

TicWatch E2 Six Months Later

Six months ago I blogged my initial impressions about the TicWatch E2. Here is my review after six months of use. Initial Expectations How has it lived up...

TicWatch E2 Initial Review

I recently purchased a TicWatch E2. It’s my first smartwatch, so I thought I’d collect my thoughts on it, Wear OS, and smart watches in general. This is my...

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WearOS

TicWatch E2 Six Months Later

Six months ago I blogged my initial impressions about the TicWatch E2. Here is my review after six months of use. Initial Expectations How has it lived up...

TicWatch E2 Initial Review

I recently purchased a TicWatch E2. It’s my first smartwatch, so I thought I’d collect my thoughts on it, Wear OS, and smart watches in general. This is my...

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Web Development

Google Sign-in and Flutter Web

Getting Google Sign-in working with Flutter Web I have a Flutter app that uses Firebase-Auth and Google Sign-in for authentication. It works on Android and ...

Flutter Revisited

Last year I took a quick look at Flutter, and decided to keep an eye on it and see how it matures. Here are my current thoughts. Flutter Since my first lo...

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Dart

Publishing a Dart Package

pub publish and .gitignore pub publish is used to publish Dart packages to pub.dev, and the --dry-run option shows the files it will upload without doing it...

Moving Average

Moving Average Package Moving Average is a Dart library to calculate moving averages of numbers. Currently it works only on List<num>, but I’m consid...

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Dart Package

Publishing a Dart Package

pub publish and .gitignore pub publish is used to publish Dart packages to pub.dev, and the --dry-run option shows the files it will upload without doing it...

Moving Average

Moving Average Package Moving Average is a Dart library to calculate moving averages of numbers. Currently it works only on List<num>, but I’m consid...

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pub.dev

Publishing a Dart Package

pub publish and .gitignore pub publish is used to publish Dart packages to pub.dev, and the --dry-run option shows the files it will upload without doing it...

Moving Average

Moving Average Package Moving Average is a Dart library to calculate moving averages of numbers. Currently it works only on List<num>, but I’m consid...

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Bash

A Simple LVM Summary

A simple script to summarize the LVM physical volumes, volume groups and logical volumes on a linux server. Created in response to a question on Serverfault...

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LVM

A Simple LVM Summary

A simple script to summarize the LVM physical volumes, volume groups and logical volumes on a linux server. Created in response to a question on Serverfault...

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Open Data

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Backups

Disks Are Treacherous And Not To Be Trusted

Murphy’s Law Murhpy’s Law: “Anything that can go wrong will go wrong.” This includes the disks in your computer. What’s on your computer? Your phone? The...

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RxJava

Today’s HeadDesk bought to you by…

Today I’m writing a bit of code and I need to combine a few RxJava streams into a single stream, using combineLatest(). And it’s not working, not even compi...

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Microsoft

Microsoft + GitHub = ?

It’s now confirmed that Microsoft have Acquired GitHub. How will this affect me? Should I be worried? Do I need to do anything? I think, in general, this...

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GitHub

Microsoft + GitHub = ?

It’s now confirmed that Microsoft have Acquired GitHub. How will this affect me? Should I be worried? Do I need to do anything? I think, in general, this...

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Android Architecture Components

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Android Navigation Component

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Kotlin Android Extensions

Fun with setOnClickListener and by lazy

The Problem Developing an Android app, using Android’s Navigation Components, and after returning to the first fragment, the button to go to the second frag...

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Google

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Google+

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Social Media

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App Removal

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Google Play

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Privacy Policy

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iOS Development

Flutter Revisited

Last year I took a quick look at Flutter, and decided to keep an eye on it and see how it matures. Here are my current thoughts. Flutter Since my first lo...

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Google Sign-in

Google Sign-in and Flutter Web

Getting Google Sign-in working with Flutter Web I have a Flutter app that uses Firebase-Auth and Google Sign-in for authentication. It works on Android and ...

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Bluetooth

RTFM and Save Yourself Time

Bluetooth I have a learning project to learn how to use Bluetooth with Flutter. This involves me setting up a Bluetooth server on a Raspberry Pi 3 B to mak...

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Linux

RTFM and Save Yourself Time

Bluetooth I have a learning project to learn how to use Bluetooth with Flutter. This involves me setting up a Bluetooth server on a Raspberry Pi 3 B to mak...

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Raspberry Pi

RTFM and Save Yourself Time

Bluetooth I have a learning project to learn how to use Bluetooth with Flutter. This involves me setting up a Bluetooth server on a Raspberry Pi 3 B to mak...

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dbus

RTFM and Save Yourself Time

Bluetooth I have a learning project to learn how to use Bluetooth with Flutter. This involves me setting up a Bluetooth server on a Raspberry Pi 3 B to mak...

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Telegram

Implementing a Telegram Bot

Creating a bot to scan RSS feeds and YouTube playlists, and post updated to a Telegram channel. The Idea I want a place where I can view updates to a numbe...

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Telegram Bot

Implementing a Telegram Bot

Creating a bot to scan RSS feeds and YouTube playlists, and post updated to a Telegram channel. The Idea I want a place where I can view updates to a numbe...

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Bots

Implementing a Telegram Bot

Creating a bot to scan RSS feeds and YouTube playlists, and post updated to a Telegram channel. The Idea I want a place where I can view updates to a numbe...

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RSS

Implementing a Telegram Bot

Creating a bot to scan RSS feeds and YouTube playlists, and post updated to a Telegram channel. The Idea I want a place where I can view updates to a numbe...

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YouTube

Implementing a Telegram Bot

Creating a bot to scan RSS feeds and YouTube playlists, and post updated to a Telegram channel. The Idea I want a place where I can view updates to a numbe...

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YouTube API

Implementing a Telegram Bot

Creating a bot to scan RSS feeds and YouTube playlists, and post updated to a Telegram channel. The Idea I want a place where I can view updates to a numbe...

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