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I hate side quests

2024-04-05 #rant
Picture this: it's late in the evening and you have a couple of hours to work on a side project. You sit down eagerly, wake up the computer, open the IDE, and... things start going wrong. First,...
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Top games of 2023

2024-03-17 #games #review
I don't, as a rule, pay full price for any game (with some exceptions). Like many people spoiled by Steam sales and a huge Steam library, I am patient enough to wait until a game goes on sale before...
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The year of SQLite

2024-01-23 #sqlite
I'm calling it early - this is the year of SQLite (for me at least). If 2024 were to have a specific theme, SQLite is as good as any. This has been building up for a while, and now it's time to fully...
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2024-01-19 #general
Have you ever started typing a reply to someone's post on social media just to stop and delete it because you realized it sounds negative? I've been struggling with this concept for a long time. I...
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Reflecting on 2023

2023-12-31 #general
In 2019, I started the "tradition" of reflecting on the past year, mainly from a developer & geek point of view. I think it's a useful tool for summarizing how I've grown as a developer, and what...
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