Jan-Lukas Else

Thoughts of an IT expert

XXXX-06-07


Published on in πŸ’¬ Micro

It’s worth buying Logitech devices. Even though they are not exactly cheap, they are of high quality and in case of a warranty claim, you can get a new device as a replacement without any complications. At least that’s my experience (with my MX Master 3). 😌

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Simply cache form fields in localStorage

Published on in πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’» Dev

Have you ever started typing something into a web form and then you accidentally closed the browser and lost everything you typed there? Because of that I usually use an external text editor for long posts and later copy the text into my blog editor.

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My πŸ’­ on πŸ’‰ posts

Published on in πŸ’­ Thoughts

One upside to my social media non-use: I have to look at a lot fewer pictures with 🩹 on arms or posts with πŸ’‰ emojis.

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Obese websites and planet-sized metronomes

Published on in πŸ”— Links

Kevin Galligan wrote a metronome with HTML, CSS and JS, which has a total size of less than 1 KB. Because the existing ones were as large as 11 MB without more functionality. In the accompanying blog post he rants about the modern web (with data-based proofs) and explains how he achieved to make the metronome app as small as 1 KB.

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My current Wiki approach

Published on in ✍️ Posts

I see a lot of people blogging about really clever knowledge base systems like Zettelkasten or a tool called Roam. But that isn’t something for me for a couple of reasons.

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Jan-Lukas Else