In the realm of classic computer games, few can rival the enduring charm of Minesweeper. Born in the digital dawn of the 1990s, Minesweeper has etched its way into the hearts of millions, creating a timeless connection between players and the simple joy of clearing hidden mines. As we journey back through time, we’ll uncover…
As software engineers, we are constantly faced with the challenge of learning new technologies and keeping up with the ever-evolving landscape of the industry. With the rise of cloud technologies and the increasing demand for full stack web development, it’s crucial to find effective learning strategies that maximise our time and yield significant results. In…
Tips for Wordle, how to win Puzzword and other Wordle style puzzle games, from starting with common letters to looking for patterns.
Tips on remote working time management for software engineers & those working in digital. From managing your routine & work location to minimising distractions.
My introduction to Nuerodiversity Last year, I was informally diagnosed as autistic with a likely side-helping of ADHD. At the time, I thought, “get out of here. I don’t have the traits. I’m just a bit different.” Biased by the stereotypes of either being Sheldon Cooper from the Big Bang theory. “This doesn’t fit.” My…
In January 2022, I passed the AWS certification and devised an AWS Solutions Architect Associate cheat sheet for my own personal use, which I’d love to share.
Software engineering principals that they don’t always teach you at college / university but will boost your career in development
In March, I audited the AWS Solution for a mid-sized business and very quickly saved them 20% of their recurring fees.
React is powerful but so many developers misunderstand the key data concepts, resulting in messy code, this is how to optimise state management in react
Why optimising a website’s speed matters more than ever before and how to actually do it. Including why websites are slow, changes to google search and UX impacts.