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16 Feb 2024

Instapaper's API via GitHub Actions

February's theme appears to be the Instapaper API. I am trying to auto run the sorting scripts without using some external virtual machine.

06 Feb 2024

Sorting with Instapaper's API

A brief story about scripting Instapaper's API to sort out hundreds of unread articles.

30 Jan 2024

2023 Retrospective

The fourth year in a row where I've put together a mini annual retrospective. It's primarily based around software dev and technology but includes a few other anecdotes along the way.

20 Sep 2023

Lightning Talk Reflections

At a recent company away day I gave my first lightning talk. The constraints were it needed to be 5 minutes and at least loosely related to technology and/or the work we do at Dstny.

09 Sep 2023

Fog Creek Software's Programming Documentary

If you are at all involved in writing software I would highly recommend watching the film Aardvark'd: 12 Weeks With Geeks. It's a documentary filmed in 2005 following four interns at Fog Creek Software, in NYC.

Currently based near Bath, working at Dstny Automate. I’ve been fiddling with technology for as long as I can remember. I use this site as a place to blog about interesting development stories and web projects that I think others might find useful.

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