04 Jul 2017

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Journal: June 30, 2017

After a scorching hot holiday in the UK last week (visiting some red pandas!), I've spent this week back in Sheffield and working on my progressive enhancement experiments. I also gave a talk at Sheffield JS and finished reading George Orwell's 1984. Read more…

Journal: June 16, 2017

In which I visit BarnCamp after surviving the UK general election, read The Handmaid's Tale, and Pyramids (discworld #7), and revisit my progressive enhancement project. Read more…

Weekly Review: April 28, 2017

This week I assembled my new mechanical keyboard, put on Sheffield JS, upgraded my server to OpenBSD 6.1 and spent more money than I intended on vinyl. Read more…

Encrypted git repositories

I recently replaced my unison config with git. Previously, unison would sync my org-mode files to an encfs directory on my server. So if my server were ever compromised, at least my org files would be encrypted. I wanted similar security from unison's replacement. For reference, here's how I set up an encrypted git repository. Read more…

Weekly Review: April 21, 2017

I'm struggling to get back into my project after the bank holiday, but I found some other useful distractions, like attending the local CodeUp and setting up an encrypted git repository for my org-mode files. Read more…

Weekly Review: April 14, 2017

April sunburn and a meeting with our local Data Co-operative. Read more…

Weekly Review: April 07, 2017

A relaxed weekend, where I mostly neglected to help to clear our garden, but hopefully made some amends by baking bread. I consolidated my progress on Dust's routing table, and tidied up my Emacs sync scripts too. Read more…

Weekly Review: March 31, 2017

A weekend of sunshine saw us venture out into the Peaks for the first time in ages, and this being the end of the month, it was also the week of Sheffield's Python and JavaScript events. Around these, I still found a little time to dip into Distributed Hash Tables and break new ground on my project. Read more…

Weekly Review: March 24, 2017

A week of reading, home improvement, experiments with NAT traversal, and cooking Japanese food. Read more…

Weekly Review: March 17, 2017

A week that starts with brownies and board games with friends can't be bad - though I may have to lay off the baking for a while, it's taking a physical toll. In other hobbies, my P2P event stream project has hit an exploration phase, so results this week are hard to quantify. That's natural, there's a lot new here - I'll just try to summarise what I've found. Read more…

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