jlelse’s Blog

Thoughts, stories and ideas

XXXX-03-24


Published on in 💬 Micro

This happened to me several times today. I listen to music on my smartphone while sitting at the PC. I want to skip a track. But what do I do? I press the “Next” key on my PC keyboard instead of taking my phone and pressing “Next” there. 🤦‍♂️

View

ClearURLs add-on

Published on in 🔗 Links

A small recommendation on the side: Today I came across a quite useful add-on for Firefox (Google seems to have kicked it out of the Chrome Store recently), ClearURLs.

View

The Great Empty

Published on in 🔗 Links

The New York Times published a photo story (open the link in a private tab to avoid the login-wall) with photos of public places around the world in times of COVID-19. The emptiness in these pictures is on the one hand magical, but also somehow frightening. A virus has actually managed to stop the world.

View

How to read RSS in 2020

Published on in 🔗 Links

I often talk about “RSS feeds” and that it’s my favorite way to follow content sources (news, blogs, YouTube channels) on the internet. Laura Kalbag wrote about how to read RSS in 2020 in which she explains the basics and benefits about RSS.

View

Is this my chance to become a runner again?

Published on in 💭 Thoughts

My method to get enough exercise during #StayAlone and to have a physical balance to sitting at the desk is to go out regularly by myself, ride a bike or run a little.

View

Saying Bye To Google Analytics & Disqus

Published on in 👨‍💻 Dev
Updated on

When you publish websites, write blog posts and make them available on the internet, it’s not uncommon, that you also want to get statistics about how many people read your stuff, how many people visit your website etc. And you also want to enable comments under your blog posts, giving people an opurtunity to ask questions or just leave a reply.

View

Am I Phone Addicted?

Published on in Medium Archive
Updated on

How I overcome my secret addiction with this app

View

Jan-Lukas Else