I was trying today to convert a Mac .ttc (TrueType Collection) font file to use on Windows 10 and came across Transfonter. This allows you to upload a .ttc file and it splits it up into individual .ttf (TrueType Font) files. Oddly some of the .ttc files I transferred over were able to be installedContinue reading “Useful font conversion tool”
Ran across this gem of an article the other day on Reddit. Privacy and technology is a big issue right now and this article does a wonderful job of, rightfully, placing the blame for current problems right back on the companies producing the software and devices we’re all using.
So here we are, finally in 2020 and a brand new decade. Lots of expectations of myself this year, more writing being one of those things. I’ve been reading a bit today and am always amused by those that seem to take issue with using dates as a means to mark events. Sivers is wayContinue reading “Happy New Year/New Decade!”
One thing I didn’t write about in the introduction to this series was why the theme of stability is so important. This year I’m planning on doing a deep dive into writing music and playing piano. I’m going to give myself the time to do something I used to love doing and that ended upContinue reading “My State of 2019 – Conclusion”
There is a ton I could write about privacy and security on the Internet. We have all heard the stories of data breaches, hacks, etc. Let’s talk about some of the areas that I think are important. Tools There are definitely some very simple steps that most people can do to help immensely with theirContinue reading “My State of 2019 – Privacy/Security”
Trying out various run/walk trackers. Settling back on WalkMeter because its still the best for me. Then giving up on WalkMeter and sticking with the built-in stuff because it covers all of what I really need
How I settled on Things 3. How I currently do my “system”. How I store documents.
Lightroom vs Photos, why I switched back to Lightroom
The personal browser wars. How I ended up back on Firefox (like what the project stands for, the technology, etc)
Talk about how I’m a developer and how I pay too much attention to benchmarks.
Day to day there is no meaningful difference in speed between the major browsers. If I were going to go soley based on speed it would be Safari.
State of writing tools in flux. Need to take more time than I have been journaling. Need to write more but devote time to it. Not just ad-hoc like I have been (unsuccessfully) doing.