Links and Notes - March 23rd 2021

Dadang Sabur aka dewa kipas' drama with Gotham Chess feels like it has finally reached its end. Also, I'm self hosting my website's analytics with Plausible!

Posted on March 23 2021

Links and Notes - March 22nd 2021

Thoughts on Lion King, deepfaked lion king and what true anthropomorphism should look like. Also, purple faced langurs roam the city and other stuff is happening.

Posted on March 22 2021

Links and Notes - March 21st 2021

Thoughts on the animated series Kipo. Gardening as therapy. Also, a short angry rant about US media's role in dehumanising war.

Posted on March 21 2021

Links and Notes - March 20th 2021

Adventures in self hosting, feel good moments of helping and mentoring others, another entertaining story which tells you why you can't trust anything on the internet anymore, and more

Posted on March 20 2021

Links and Notes - March 19th 2021

Trying to revive daily-ish links and notes. Jordan from Buffer launches a mini side project. And I have thoughts on an article about Matt Ruby's article on being friends while sharing opposing political views.

Posted on March 19 2021

Merkle Trees and Online Voting

An unexpected reading of Merkle trees has me wondering about applying it simply to an online voting application as an experiment.

Posted on March 19 2021

The power of being prolific and why I care

As I think about what I want to be doing in the next 10 years, I've found myself thinking about focus and being prolific a lot. So I decided to write about it.

Posted on November 12 2020

Minecraft manhunt and how it's inspired me to take on open world games.

After watching Hermitcraft, and then Minecraft manhunt, I've realised I've been playing open world and sandbox games in a way that ensures I never complete them.

Posted on November 02 2020

Hades (The game): First impressions

Sharing my first impression of the game Hades. After picking it up based on impressive trailers, I thought I'd share how the game has done nothing but delight me since.

Posted on October 14 2020

Where Is The Ghost Blog Mobile App?

Some thoughts on the lack of ghost blog's mobile app. Questioning the technical challenges and the business sensibilities of supporting such an app and the opportunity for someone to build one.

Posted on October 07 2020

COVID rising

A short post about the recent covid outbreak in Sri Lanka. An attempt to unload some unsettled emotions into my little space on the internet.

Posted on October 06 2020

MAS is trialing a floating plastic trap on the canals

MAS' environmental sustainability unit is trying to prevent the flow of plastic from our canals into the ocean. I have questions about this project but overall, it's great to see it start happening.

Posted on September 29 2020

Links and Notes - 24th September 2020

Links and notes from September 24th 2020. Includes a quick update on my skating progression into competitions.

Posted on September 24 2020

Rubenerd is an inspiration

A lesson learnt from rubenerd on the joy of publishing just for the joy of publishing

Posted on September 22 2020

A productive day

Between Covid, racial injustices around the world, and other difficult events, finding the space to be useful and productive at the same time has been a journey. This is a look back at how my own productivity has changed over the course of this year and how I regained control of myself.

Posted on July 15 2020

Links and notes - 6th July 2020

A bunch of TIL's. Rick Riordan still actively publishing work and also showing how to be a great human being. And I also discover Blender's new open movie and solo produced animation work. Also, I'm learning frontend design and dev.

Posted on July 06 2020

Links and notes - 1st July 2020

How complex should our note taking/organization apps be? A both hilarious and heart wrenching brexit story. And a few more. Oh! Happy 2nd half of the year!

Posted on July 01 2020

Links and Notes - 30th June 2020

Memories of friendship bracelets, pandemic worries, and some rough thoughts on the current discourse around cancel culture.

Posted on July 01 2020

Links and Notes - May 15th 2020

Unreal's new engine. Covid updates in NZ. Corridor Digital turns 10. And more

Posted on May 15 2020

The power of Cloudflare and the basic web

Developers creating content shouldn't need to feel that JAM stacks or Static Sites or serverless are where you need to start. Existing "basic" tools can provide an equal or even better overall experience.

Posted on May 13 2020