• May 6, 2016

    Arbitrary resolution scaling in ubuntu

    This is more a reference for myself to save me the web search next time I need it. I currently use a laptop with a 14" screen and a 2560x1440 resolution. I installed Ubuntu Gnome on it and was … more

  • Nov 15, 2015

    Introducing Sclfd

    If you've done front end web development for more than a few weeks, you're already familiar with the variety of tools and frameworks available: Grunt, Gulp, Webpack, Browserify, Angular, React, … more

  • Sep 24, 2015

    Using Node and npm on Windows

    Node has become very popular even on Windows. There are a number of ways to set it up, from the regular installer to Chocolatey. Personally, I like to use nvm-windows which is quick and easy to use. … more

  • Aug 9, 2015

    NAT networking with Hyper-V on Windows 10

    I was setting up a new system with Windows 10 recently and decided to have a shot at Hyper-V instead of VirtualBox. An attractive feature of Hyper-V is dynamic memory. This means the VM only uses … more

  • Jun 12, 2015

    Right Align Atom's Preview Tab

    Atom's built-in tabs package now supports a preview tab. This means a file you open with a single click in the tree view will be replaced by the next file you open in the same manner. If you start to … more

  • Apr 18, 2015

    Growing your Orchard faster with some Nitrate

    I initially wrote Nitrate about two years ago in PowerShell. The idea was to come up with a consistent Orchard development environment and build the tools to easily reproduce it across a team. The … more

  • Apr 8, 2015

    Colored guide lines in Atom

    I've been using Atom a lot for projects that do not rely on .NET, it's becoming a very nice editor. One thing I like about it is that it's fairly easy to customize. For example, there's an add-on for … more

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Windows Command Prompt Redux

    Just over two years ago, I wrote about my command line setup for Windows. In that time, I've streamlined the setup process a bit thanks to Chocolatey, and made some improvements to the handling of … more

  • May 16, 2014

    Using Orchard media profiles in your item body

    Media profiles are a great feature in Orchard. Easily configurable image alteration without touching the original. But right now the only way to use those profiles is in a custom template, as the … more

  • Feb 2, 2013

    Using Notepad++ for Git commit messages

    This is more a way to know where to quickly find the information next time I need it. Some time ago I looked into using Notepad++ to edit my Git commit messages. Thankfully someone had already posted … more