Dancing with WebSockets

I learnt during the development of the EventStreamR frontend that websockets are cool! Another learning project of mine is NanodeControl and after learning what all the cool new things are available I wanted to have a crack at making it more modern.

After a bit of search around I came …

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Bottom Bracket Refit + Dropout repair

As a follow up to my previous post, I ordered an upgraded BB. Being a Shimano HollowTech II, the different screw in type BBs are interchangeable. So long as you get the correct thread and width. Mine had the english thread (1.37x24) and the bracket width of 68mm. The …

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Git: Bah, wrong branch!

I love git, it's a really great tool. However no matter how used I get to my workflows I eventually end up commiting something into the wrong branch!

And although I tend to use a custom bash shell called git-sh with a full colour prompt, with all the relevant information:

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Bottom Bracket Removal

Shimano BB - 4500

For those that don't know me, I like to cycle. Though I do find it difficult to fit the time in, I find it really easy to make it part of my commute to work. Commuting however is pretty hard on your equipment. Especially if you're not afraid of a bit of water. (I'm not, not even horizontal rain!)

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First Post!

I've been saying it for years, "I should make a website!". However "Graphic Design" and "Presentation" aren't really things that excite me and so motivation was hard to come by. Sure there are CMS frameworks; but for a little website to display my random thoughts, the learning curve and time …

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