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Stopping autoscroll

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Autoscroll is to ADHD what being slapped over the head with a dead fish is to everyone else…

Fix MS Edge URL paste issue

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Some applications are actually helpful. Others try and fail. This week, Microsoft Edge browser is in the latter category.

The problem with writing

2 minute read

Explaining the difference between throwing words at a page and clear communication…

Fresh squeezed baby

2 minute read

Mineral oil for tool sharpening and lubrication can be found in an unexpected place…

The password trade-off

less than 1 minute read

An article written and distributed to teachers and parents using the uEducateUs product…

Belief isn’t fact

1 minute read

…or why my can’t isn’t going to make me a banana milkshake for breakfast…

Block autoplay videos with Privacy Badger

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There’s a few websites I visit for news and other stuff that have embedded video on some pages. And the video starts playing regardless of how hard I try to ...

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analyze

The edge case isn’t

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For every clever idea there’s what’s called an “edge case”, a situation no-one thought about and which is assumed to be a rare event.

Maths sucks

4 minute read

People hate mathematics but I think it’s because it’s so abstract…

The Cheese of Doom

2 minute read

Manufacturers are changing the name of a pretty ordinary cheese…

Playing the man

2 minute read

If you play the man during an argument, you’re making things personal rather than arguing the facts…

Belief isn’t fact

1 minute read

…or why my can’t isn’t going to make me a banana milkshake for breakfast…

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review

The edge case isn’t

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For every clever idea there’s what’s called an “edge case”, a situation no-one thought about and which is assumed to be a rare event.

Filmblerg.com

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I wrote film and TV reviews for Filmblerg for about three years…

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writing

Writing tools

2 minute read

Or how to lose work because of proprietary file formats.

The problem with writing

2 minute read

Explaining the difference between throwing words at a page and clear communication…

Book updates

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This is my big project, a novel that’s been through more rewrites than I can remember…

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clients

mamori.io

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I’m writing end-to-end tutorials for the Mamori.io database security product…

Filmblerg.com

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I wrote film and TV reviews for Filmblerg for about three years…

Online Services

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I’ve helped a number of small businesses build a web presence…

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security

The password trade-off

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An article written and distributed to teachers and parents using the uEducateUs product…

mamori.io

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I’m writing end-to-end tutorials for the Mamori.io database security product…

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copywriting

Filmblerg.com

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I wrote film and TV reviews for Filmblerg for about three years…

Online Services

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I’ve helped a number of small businesses build a web presence…

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dark pattern

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mamori

mamori.io

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I’m writing end-to-end tutorials for the Mamori.io database security product…

Online Services

less than 1 minute read

I’ve helped a number of small businesses build a web presence…

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firefox

Block autoplay videos with Privacy Badger

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There’s a few websites I visit for news and other stuff that have embedded video on some pages. And the video starts playing regardless of how hard I try to ...

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internet

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linkedsuccess

The password trade-off

less than 1 minute read

An article written and distributed to teachers and parents using the uEducateUs product…

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microsoft

Fix MS Edge URL paste issue

1 minute read

Some applications are actually helpful. Others try and fail. This week, Microsoft Edge browser is in the latter category.

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book

Book updates

less than 1 minute read

This is my big project, a novel that’s been through more rewrites than I can remember…

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ADHD

Stopping autoscroll

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Autoscroll is to ADHD what being slapped over the head with a dead fish is to everyone else…

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jekyll

mamori.io

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I’m writing end-to-end tutorials for the Mamori.io database security product…

Online Services

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I’ve helped a number of small businesses build a web presence…

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wordpress

Online Services

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I’ve helped a number of small businesses build a web presence…

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movie

Filmblerg.com

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I wrote film and TV reviews for Filmblerg for about three years…

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humour

Brexit = Fight Club

less than 1 minute read

Boris Johnson is Jack’s smirking alter-ego, Marla is Domenic Cummings. It all makes sense now.

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ux

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christmas

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database

mamori.io

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I’m writing end-to-end tutorials for the Mamori.io database security product…

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logical fallacy

Playing the man

2 minute read

If you play the man during an argument, you’re making things personal rather than arguing the facts…

Belief isn’t fact

1 minute read

…or why my can’t isn’t going to make me a banana milkshake for breakfast…

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video

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apps

Writing tools

2 minute read

Or how to lose work because of proprietary file formats.

The edge case isn’t

1 minute read

For every clever idea there’s what’s called an “edge case”, a situation no-one thought about and which is assumed to be a rare event.

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edge

Fix MS Edge URL paste issue

1 minute read

Some applications are actually helpful. Others try and fail. This week, Microsoft Edge browser is in the latter category.

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teams

Fix MS Edge URL paste issue

1 minute read

Some applications are actually helpful. Others try and fail. This week, Microsoft Edge browser is in the latter category.

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audio

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windows 10

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linked success

Online Services

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I’ve helped a number of small businesses build a web presence…

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nonfiction

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star trek

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JJ Abrams

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television

Filmblerg.com

less than 1 minute read

I wrote film and TV reviews for Filmblerg for about three years…

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brexit

Brexit = Fight Club

less than 1 minute read

Boris Johnson is Jack’s smirking alter-ego, Marla is Domenic Cummings. It all makes sense now.

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fight club

Brexit = Fight Club

less than 1 minute read

Boris Johnson is Jack’s smirking alter-ego, Marla is Domenic Cummings. It all makes sense now.

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samsung

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digital tv

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stereo audio

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family

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alcohol abuse

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justifiable homicide

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communication

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email

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instant messaging

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membership

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eff

Block autoplay videos with Privacy Badger

1 minute read

There’s a few websites I visit for news and other stuff that have embedded video on some pages. And the video starts playing regardless of how hard I try to ...

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electronic frontier foundation

Block autoplay videos with Privacy Badger

1 minute read

There’s a few websites I visit for news and other stuff that have embedded video on some pages. And the video starts playing regardless of how hard I try to ...

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privacy badger

Block autoplay videos with Privacy Badger

1 minute read

There’s a few websites I visit for news and other stuff that have embedded video on some pages. And the video starts playing regardless of how hard I try to ...

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brightcove

Block autoplay videos with Privacy Badger

1 minute read

There’s a few websites I visit for news and other stuff that have embedded video on some pages. And the video starts playing regardless of how hard I try to ...

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jw player

Block autoplay videos with Privacy Badger

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There’s a few websites I visit for news and other stuff that have embedded video on some pages. And the video starts playing regardless of how hard I try to ...

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data breach

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politics

Playing the man

2 minute read

If you play the man during an argument, you’re making things personal rather than arguing the facts…

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millennial

Playing the man

2 minute read

If you play the man during an argument, you’re making things personal rather than arguing the facts…

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conservatives

Playing the man

2 minute read

If you play the man during an argument, you’re making things personal rather than arguing the facts…

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documentation

mamori.io

less than 1 minute read

I’m writing end-to-end tutorials for the Mamori.io database security product…

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client

The password trade-off

less than 1 minute read

An article written and distributed to teachers and parents using the uEducateUs product…

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racism

The Cheese of Doom

2 minute read

Manufacturers are changing the name of a pretty ordinary cheese…

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bigotry

The Cheese of Doom

2 minute read

Manufacturers are changing the name of a pretty ordinary cheese…

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political correctness

The Cheese of Doom

2 minute read

Manufacturers are changing the name of a pretty ordinary cheese…

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ethics

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bitwarden

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password

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dreamhost

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website

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carpentry

Fresh squeezed baby

2 minute read

Mineral oil for tool sharpening and lubrication can be found in an unexpected place…

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wood

Fresh squeezed baby

2 minute read

Mineral oil for tool sharpening and lubrication can be found in an unexpected place…

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mineral oil

Fresh squeezed baby

2 minute read

Mineral oil for tool sharpening and lubrication can be found in an unexpected place…

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microsoft word

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mathematics

Maths sucks

4 minute read

People hate mathematics but I think it’s because it’s so abstract…

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art

Maths sucks

4 minute read

People hate mathematics but I think it’s because it’s so abstract…

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drama

Maths sucks

4 minute read

People hate mathematics but I think it’s because it’s so abstract…

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android

The edge case isn’t

1 minute read

For every clever idea there’s what’s called an “edge case”, a situation no-one thought about and which is assumed to be a rare event.

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ux design

The edge case isn’t

1 minute read

For every clever idea there’s what’s called an “edge case”, a situation no-one thought about and which is assumed to be a rare event.

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charity

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long copy

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gatekeeping

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paypal

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equifax

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consumerism

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analog

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digital

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low-tech

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high-tech

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dark-pattern

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web browser

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chrome

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powerpoint

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Windows

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Microsoft Office

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web

Stopping autoscroll

1 minute read

Autoscroll is to ADHD what being slapped over the head with a dead fish is to everyone else…

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tools

Writing tools

2 minute read

Or how to lose work because of proprietary file formats.

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ms word

Writing tools

2 minute read

Or how to lose work because of proprietary file formats.

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file format

Writing tools

2 minute read

Or how to lose work because of proprietary file formats.

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atom

Writing tools

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Or how to lose work because of proprietary file formats.

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linkedin

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musicbee

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music

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