☑ Website Maintenance on the Move

I write most of my blog articles and make other changes to my site whilst on my daily commute. The limitations of poor network reception different hardware have forced me to come up with a streamlined process for it and I thought it might be helpful to share in case it’s helpful for anyone else.

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19 Sep 2016 at 1:45PM by Andy Pearce in Software  | Photo by rawpixel.com on Unsplash  | Tags: web  |  See comments

☑ Responsive Design

My website now looks hopefully very slightly less terrible on mobile devices, and I learned a few things getting there.

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2 Aug 2016 at 8:12AM by Andy Pearce in Software  | Photo by Ilya Pavlov on Unsplash  | Tags: web  |  See comments

☑ Fighting Fonts on Mobile

I recently ran into some odd font sizing issues when viewing my website on my iPhone and discovered a few interesting tidbits about rendering on mobile browsers along the way.

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8 Oct 2015 at 8:10PM by Andy Pearce in Software  | Photo by Edho Pratama on Unsplash  | Tags: fonts web  |  See comments

☑ Chunky requests

Why have webservers been so slow to accept chunked requests?

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3 Jul 2013 at 2:20PM by Andy Pearce in Software  | Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash  | Tags: http web  |  See comments

☑ Jinja Ninja

I recently had to do a few not-quite-trivial things with the Jinja2 templating engine, and the more I use it the more I like it.

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1 Jun 2013 at 6:25PM by Andy Pearce in Software  | Photo by Jason Briscoe on Unsplash  | Tags: python  web html-templates  |  See comments

☑ Hooked on Github

Github’s web hooks make it surprisingly easy to write commit triggers.

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16 May 2013 at 11:52AM by Andy Pearce in Software  | Photo by Brina Blum on Unsplash  | Tags: web  git python  |  See comments

☑ (A)IEEE, maths!

Writing some notes on IEEE 754 led to discovering a nifty way to render formulae on the web.

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25 Feb 2013 at 1:18PM by Andy Pearce in Software  | Photo by Roman Mager on Unsplash  | Tags: maths  web floatingpoint  |  See comments