Toronto Transit Fare: When a Metropass Makes Sense

Monday, September 30, 2013 @ 9:13 pm

I decided to do some number crunching to determine the unit prices of each TTC fare option, with a section that answers the question “Should I buy a metropass for next month, or should I just use tokens?”

[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.