Category Archives: How To

[GUIDE] Adding Email Notifications to Google Forms

Friday, March 14, 2014 @ 3:46 am

Google Forms is an incredibly fast and simple way to gather feedback from people on various topics. By default, it is not able to email you/the respondent with submitted form details. In this guide, I walk you through on how to set up email notifications.

[GUIDE] Spring-Cleaning Twitter and Facebook

Sunday, February 9, 2014 @ 11:35 pm

Sure it may be an ego booster that you have over 4,000 tweets, but do you REALLY need to have your tweet from when you passed your driving test back in 2007 up for the world to see? This guide goes through how you can quickly and easily delete past tweets and Facebook posts.

[GUIDE] Setting Up Your Home Wireless Router

Saturday, September 28, 2013 @ 10:02 pm

I’ll be sharing some of my best practices that I do when I set up wireless routers, integrating ad/tracker blocking, OpenDNS, as well as a few other optimizations, with the help of customized builds of the Tomato router firmware.

[HOWTO] Debrick Your Router

Saturday, September 28, 2013 @ 12:13 am

While setting up my new router (a Linksys E900), I accidently bricked it (brick as in an incomplete firmware upgrade that caused it to not function properly). Moral of the story: don’t do firmware upgrades over a wireless connection; always do it through a LAN/Ethernet cable. Luckily, I have some experience debricking routers, so I’ve […]

[TECHIE] My Favourite Programming Fonts

Monday, September 9, 2013 @ 12:58 pm

I’ve gone through a number of free fonts over the past few years to become a more efficient coder (can you imagine coding in Comic Sans MS?). This post will compare four of my favourite fonts (Anonymous Pro, Consolas, DejaVu Sans Mono, Liberation Mono) and let you choose what your favourite one is.