I worked on two mini-projects today, a minimalistic RedFlagDeals Hot Deals reader, and a Blackberry BBM PIN to Barcode Converter.
As a developer, it is important to keep your mind active and concurrently learn new languages while creating random (and fun) projects. I had the opportunity to play around with Ruby a couple of years ago but got side-tracked with school, co-op and contract work, but to get back on track, I’ve been going through […]
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 […]