Posts about coding, music, cooking and other general ramblings.

Creating a simple metronome using Javascript and the Web Audio API

Posted on Aug 10, 2020 in coding

How to accurately schedule audio events when writing a time sensitive Javascript application.

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Recreating the old iCloud background using Javascript and a HTML Canvas

Posted on May 4, 2020 in coding

In this post, I go through the steps I took to recreate the background that used to be on the iCloud web site - blurry bubbles!

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Light and Dark theme toggle on a Laravel website

Posted on Sep 29, 2019 in coding

I find using a dark theme for my IDE and operating system is much easier on my eyes, so I use it wherever possible. In this post I explain how to create a toggle button to switch a Laravel website between light and dark themes.

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Replacing a Danfoss TP9000 with a 3rd Generation Nest

Posted on May 18, 2019 in general

Step by step instructions on how to wire up a 3rd generation Nest in place of a Danfoss TP9000.

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Chicken and Chorizo Paella

Posted on Nov 2, 2017 in cooking

My take on a Paella.

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Installing Lubuntu on an Acer Aspire One Cloudbook 11

Posted on Jun 24, 2017 in coding

I wanted a cheap laptop with a decent battery life to run a Linux distribution on and decided on the Acer Aspire One Cloudbook 11. This post details what I did after installing Lubuntu.

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Finally live!

Posted on Jun 8, 2017 in general

Just a quick post to test this website and touch on a few topics that future posts will be about.

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