Microsoft’s Vision

by Kyluke McDougall , 7:42 AM - Thursday 05/03/2015

A glimpse into 2020 by Microsoft

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RAID Configurations

by Kyluke McDougall , 7:09 AM - Monday 19/01/2015

​What does it all mean, when do I use what?

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Android 5

by Kyluke McDougall , 6:19 AM - Monday 12/01/2015

Installed CM nightly 12 on my LG G2 after they had announced their release

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easyShare Social Buttons

by Cornelius Weidmann , 8:19 AM - Friday 14/11/2014

Implementing social share buttons on a website can sometimes be a real pain. Most of the time they slow down the page and simply look out of place and break the design.

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The Internet of Things

by Kyluke McDougall , 6:32 AM - Thursday 30/10/2014

The what, the how and the why

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7 Bad Habits of Talking

by Cornelius Weidmann , 19:02 PM - Tuesday 21/10/2014

The following list is inspired by a TED talk.

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Moving to OwnCloud

by Kyluke McDougall , 20:55 PM - Saturday 04/10/2014

My move from Google to OwnCloud

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My Love Hate Relationship With Firefox

by Kyluke McDougall , 10:58 AM - Saturday 20/09/2014

I’ve been swapping back and forth between Chrome and Firefox for the good part of the last year. Here are my findings.

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My Note Taking Habits

by Kyluke McDougall , 10:44 AM - Sunday 14/09/2014

Yes, they’re strange and a little weird to set up but I like it and it works for me

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Parallaxing with Skrollr

by Cornelius Weidmann , 23:44 PM - Monday 01/09/2014

So you want to parallax? Maybe also some funky animations while we’re at it?

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Getting Foundation 5 to work in IE8

by Cornelius Weidmann , 21:57 PM - Tuesday 19/08/2014

Over the past days I had to get a site to work in IE8 with Foundation 5. Having gone through lots of frustration and hours of reading “solutions” on forums I’ve decided to compile a template of things I did to solve this problem.

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The Path to Success

by Cornelius Weidmann , 9:01 AM - Thursday 14/08/2014

Make a decision, take your hands out of your pockets and hunt down that goal with a burning desire.

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Keep It Simple

by Kyluke McDougall , 20:31 PM - Monday 11/08/2014

Don’t get overwhelmed and overloaded with trying to add too much.

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Making the Web a Better Place (For Everyone)

by Cornelius Weidmann , 14:15 PM - Saturday 02/08/2014

Developers often dive into a world where they assume everybody has an ideal internet connection and is running the latest and greatest browsers. However, the reality is vastly different and not everybody uses Chrome and lives in Europe or Silicon Valley.

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A No Privacy Age

by Cornelius Weidmann , 21:23 PM - Monday 21/07/2014

Are we the generation that will break the barriers of privacy? Google, Facebook, Twitter. They know what we like, what we do and where we are. They know the people we communicate with. They know where we last shopped online, what sites we visited recently, what video we watched on Youtube, who we last chatted with on Whatsapp.

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Linux - Part 2

by Kyluke McDougall , 8:23 AM - Tuesday 15/07/2014

Desktop Environments, Window Managers and Login Managers

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Google IO

by Cornelius Weidmann , 17:21 PM - Friday 27/06/2014

For a developer Google is the pinnacle of technology and innovation. Google is kind enough (since they only do good^^) to share their knowledge once a year to a broader audience through Google IO.

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Linux - Part 1

by Kyluke McDougall , 9:32 AM - Friday 27/06/2014

A technical look at the basics around using Linux

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Simple And Awesome Gulp Setup

by Cornelius Weidmann , 15:44 PM - Saturday 21/06/2014

For quite some time now I have been using gulp. Gulp is truly amazing and saves me a bunch of time.

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Beginner’s Luck

by Kyluke McDougall , 10:00 AM - Monday 16/06/2014

The youth gives us what the older generation cannot, in a world that is constantly changing.

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Speed Optimisations

by Cornelius Weidmann , 17:43 PM - Monday 02/06/2014

When it comes to delivering the best user experience it is vital to focus most of your time on creating pages that load quickly.

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Website Evolution

by Cornelius Weidmann , 19:34 PM - Tuesday 27/05/2014

Every website starts on a piece of paper. The initial conceptualisation is sometimes completely different than the end result. In our case we started from a template and then tried our best at designing something that we can launch with. Please remember, we’re not designers - we write code.

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by Kyluke McDougall , 16:36 PM - Thursday 22/05/2014

Now has a webclient!

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Browser Shortcut Keys

by Kyluke McDougall , 8:41 AM - Friday 16/05/2014

A list of shortcut keys which work with most modern web browsers

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Image Preloading

by Cornelius Weidmann , 17:14 PM - Tuesday 13/05/2014

Image preloading is actually quite simple and there are many ways to do it. I will be focusing on a technique that involves hiding the images and attaching a load event to them.

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Your Own Homepage

by Kyluke McDougall , 13:15 PM - Saturday 10/05/2014

The significance; a customised home page that greets you every time you open your browser.

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by Kyluke McDougall , 8:54 AM - Saturday 03/05/2014

Today I come across an article, which for the first time in months, has been able to grab my attention and focus for long enough to read past the opening paragraph. (

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Get Your Mind Blown

by Cornelius Weidmann , 22:09 PM - Thursday 01/05/2014

What’s the hype about all these new, fancy and sparkly front-end JavaScript frameworks? And this thing called node.js and MongoDB? Can one really use these tools in a real life production environment?

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Woes of an Android User

by Kyluke McDougall , 10:44 AM - Monday 21/04/2014

Android applications inherently, have nothing wrong them, apart from seriously ignorant businessmen who not only make biased decisions on the fact that the only thing they own is an iPad, make uninformed development decisions because of incorrect facts, such as OS fragmentation, and indoctrination by a clever marketing team a Apple.

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Amidst the Confusion

by Kyluke McDougall , 20:30 PM - Wednesday 09/04/2014

With all these social media networks, what the hell do I do?

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14 Quotes That Will Change Your Life

by Cornelius Weidmann , 17:16 PM - Thursday 27/03/2014

Below is a list of randomly assorted quotes which have made a positive impact on my life (especially quotes 1-5 & 14). In essence, these quotes are just little reminders of our own intuition and I think it is good to read them every now and then to get back on track.

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Smartphone Automation

by Kyluke McDougall , 18:02 PM - Friday 21/03/2014

Tasker is an android application for users who want automation and integration to be a vital part of their smartphone.

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Android Camera Shutter Sounds

by Kyluke McDougall , 11:14 AM - Sunday 16/03/2014

Camera shutter sounds can be quite bothersome but certain countries have laws governing this.

Here’s how to remove the shutter sound even if Android does not allow you to.

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Being a Productive Coder

by Cornelius Weidmann , 19:16 PM - Monday 10/03/2014

Here is my take on productivity. Productivity is something everyone can achieve, even the laziest of people out there. Productivity is not a mind-set or some magical inner state you need to reach. Productivity is the act of doing actions.

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Google Traffic Services

by Kyluke McDougall , 15:29 PM - Thursday 06/03/2014

Today I found out something quite interesting. Google gathers traffic data based on anonymous location data from smartphones.

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Freedom via Anonymity

by Kyluke McDougall , 12:02 PM - Saturday 01/03/2014

Today we see every major social networking, forum or even general website requiring you to register on their site using your real name and surname. This trend has been reinforced by the ability to use Facebook or Google as authenticators when creating or verifying an account.

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