Category Archives: Development

Det var en mulighed mere end jeg skal bruge

Jeg ved godt hvorfor sådan en besked kommer men alligevel: (ja, pakkenummeret er ændret af mig) Så, her er en besked om at jeg har fået en pakke leveret. Og, jeg får en mulighed for at følge pakken !?! Det … Continue reading

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Do you want more pirating? That’s how you get more pirating

A very long time ago I wrote about how I think media companies can limit the extent of piracy: Offer the product at least as soon as the pirates offer it Offer the product in at least the same quality … Continue reading

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“Apple more or less invented podcasting”

Next, some lazy journalist is going to claim Google invented blogging. It’s impressive lazy and/or dishonest to make a claim like that. No, Apple didn’t invent podcasting and most podcasts aren’t even using Apple’s infrastructure. It was probably people like … Continue reading

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Smart appliances

I work in IT but I am not an IT enthusiast; my smart TV isn’t connected to my network, my media center runs on a Linux and no voice assistants are present. My printer doesn’t need to connect to the … Continue reading

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Bleeping hilarious backend

This is Bleep, coming from Intel to censoring audio chats between gamers: An end-user facing application that uses AI to detect – and redact – audio based on your user preferences — Craig Raymond There is absolutely no way this can … Continue reading

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WordPress, ClassicPress or?

I know I keep going on about it, but I am one of those people who really do not like to the current and future editor in WordPress, the Gutenberg editor. And I know how hard it is to make … Continue reading

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Regarding night mode

There has long been a trend that real developers work in editors that use white text on black background, or in the past decade, light text on a dark background. This never worked for me and visiting a rather interesting text … Continue reading

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Why moderation at scale doesn’t work

Writing about PayPal reminded me of that time Archie McPhee “We Make Weird” – currently selling a plastic “Squirrel In Underpants Nodder” – was unable to sell “Tardigrade Ornaments” online. Tardigrade as in Waterbears, those adorable microscopic creatures that live … Continue reading

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Closing your PayPal account

You really shouldn’t lose your password for your PayPal account. I’ve spent 27 minutes on call with a customer service agent from PayPal, trying to log in to my PayPal account to finally, after years and years of trying, to … Continue reading

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Something is wrong with Google’s search

On a suggestion from a friend I have begun to use other search engines if I am looking for information that is old or that is considered non-politically correct. The experience is a bit weird. One the one hand, Google … Continue reading

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