Managing my reading list


A little while ago I was toying with building a lightweight web app that would make it easy to manage and share reading lists. I never got around to making it, but instead I built a very-MVP version by adding my reading list to this website. It was a...

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Adding categories to Eleventy


I've decided to put a bit more love into this blog, I've neglected it since the new year. As part of that, I wanted to make a few more changes - namely, I wanted some better navigation to allow me to write different types of content. So, I've added a...

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Year retrospective


The last year has been a wild one, with some real highs and lows, so I thought I'd do a short retro on the year and outline some (fairly vague) goals for the next year. 2021 has been both a very short and extremely long year. Short, because the first 10...

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A new blog


It's been a long time since I've had an actively-maintained personal website/blog, but I got a spurt of inspiration after seeing a few other recently-revamped blogs. What better way to celebrate the end of the year than with... a blog? My intention is to...

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Using ES6 Generators


I’ve been having fun using some newer technology recently - namely ECMAScript 6 Harmony (or at least the bits of it that Chrome supports). One particular feature which I’ve been using has made life quite a lot easier for me - ES6 now supports Generator...

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Motion Sensitive Image Capturing In Python


This is quite a nice little script that uses the PyGame library to access the computers webcam, and then takes a succession of photos, comparing percentage differences between the photos taken to determine whether or not any motion has occurred. If it...

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