Archive for the 'misc hackery' Category

10 more search results

May 14th, 2010

Thought I should share a fun little greasemonkey script that puts twitter-like MORE button (hm, maybe should’ve named it MOAR ) at the end of the Yahoo search results. Clicking the button gives you 10 more results without a page refresh. Neat. Download: userscripts.org and a 39 seconds demo…

 

There will be junk

Feb 18th, 2008

Tip #1 for writing better code – edit. With this book I write, I find I’m spending more time editing than writing. The first draft is usually bad. The first draft “works” in the sense that it covers the material, but not necessarily in the best possible way. Same thing with writing code, it’s one […]

 

Project management for the rest of us

Jan 6th, 2008

Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans. – John Lennon Project is what happens while you’re busy with strategy, planning or priotitizing. – Stoyan Stefanov And I’m not even talking about other equally amusing activities such as updating your Gantt charts, percent task completion and WBS

 

Fancy formatting

Dec 21st, 2007

Writing readable code means proper indentation. Usually you’d tab (or use 2 or 4 or 3 spaces) after every curly bracket. Something like this: if (true) { // indent if (false) { // another indent // and some more } } Same goes when you have a bigger hash/object sort of thing: var memememe = […]