An investigation and comparison into how KeePass-compatible password manager apps for Android handle external changes to an unlocked password vault database.
Forcing the user to choosing a username is a terrible user experience. No one wants to use an online service that forces a name you don’t like.
Source code minification is beneficial, but the resulting obfuscation reduces trust and transparency. Source maps can help restore these and let people learn.
Windows 10 has a built-in program called Internet Browser (not to be confused with Internet Explorer) that helps you open link files in your preferred web browser.
Restrict Linux services’ network traffic with per-service systemd firewall rules.
MikroTik’s DHCP lease scripts don’t execute on DHCP renewals, causing issues with DNS registrations when devices suspend and rejoin the network later.
My Mac was missing roughly 130 GB of internal disk space. I suspected APFS/Time Machine snapshots, but find it hiding in the leftovers from the Mac App Store.
The heatsink I ordered for my Raspberry Pi arrived with double-sided tape instead of a thermal pad; so I installed to the official case fan accessory instead.
Firefox for Android “forgets” to send SameSite=Strict cookies to websites, causing them to log you out and forgot you ever visited them in the past.
What would case a file-cloning attempt using the copy command to return “invalid argument”? It can be hard to identify the underlying issue.
Adobe doesn’t give you an off-switch for its cloud storage service. However, you can still turn it off and prevent it from running in the background.
The Brave browser beta has added support for the InterPlanetary File System (IPFS), a peer-to-peer protocol alternative to the traditional centralized web server.
Why isn’t the Norwegian keyboard layout variant of the official Raspberry Pi keyboard accessory available for sale in Norway? Norway must be its only market.
The Brave browsers blocks the scripts that usually tracks web browser market share trends. I’ve independently measured Brave’s market share among readers.
Cloudflare has launched a new free web analytics/visitor-counting service. It promises to put end-user privacy first. The service has plenty of room to improve.
Chrome intends to remove support for server push; an underutilized performance feature introduced in HTTP/2. It cites low usage and implementation complexity.
Rollerblade-style wheels don’t resist movement and help you stay slightly less inactive while spending hours in your office chair.
Projector bulbs have a limited life-time, and getting hold of them can be difficult. Here are my experience from owning three projectors over the last decade.
Update (): Amazon now handles this automatically. There’s no longer any need to install the Amazon OneTag script on your website. You no longer need to use the special redirect link scheme discussed in this article.
Update (): This article was last updated for macOS 11 “Big Sur”, but should be applicable in older versions including macOS 10.15–13.
Update (): Twitter has now addresses the problem and preloads the correct domains.
Update (): Coil takes a fee of 13,4 % which includes credit card fees. This leaves a monthly pool of 4,33 USD for paying creators through Web Monetization.
Update (): This issue was resolved in PHP 8.0.1 which was released in January 2021. Thanks to Christoph Becker for fixing it!
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