Rapture in Everything

Making a Joplin API in C#

My new Joplin API for C# is very much incomplete; but it still can do useful things. I use it to create and update notes....

Made my first wireless keyboard

Call now, and get the Ultimate Keyboard™ with these features! An artisanal, hand-crafted keyboardFully wirelessFunky, metallic, glittery blue finishCarefully placed switches for maximum ergonomy Only the best, hand-picked letters for a clutter-free writing experience!Get all of that and more for just 499.99€! Okay, jokes aside: the thing in the picture really is a fully working wireless keyboard, compatible with computers and phones. And it only has the most important characters: a, h, l, o, and space. That cable is only there to provide power, because I hadn't installed the battery yet. If you've seen the previous blog posts,...

Looking for Airtable alternatives

I really like Airtable. It's a user-friendly spreadsheet/database app that supports relationships between tables. I've written about it here a few times already. However, their business model is not a great fit for my use-case. They're understandably focused on business users that can afford to shell out a lot more money than me. I only use it occasionally for tracking my own personal collections and after many years of using it, I am slowly bumping into the record limit, but I can't fork out that much money for a few hundred extra rows in an app I use a...

Relieved to report my backup strategy works

Well, so my hard drive failed. It's not the first time one died on me, but it is the first time it happened in my daily driver PC. By chance, I had looked at the SMART stats maybe a month ago, and nothing out of the ordinary was reported. A few days ago I wanted to check if my backups are all up-to-date, when this happened: Notice how baffled Windows was: The drive was visible in Explorer, but not in Disk management. (I have restarted a few times to see what happens; this was the case about half the time....

Made a new web template for .Net and Vue

To make Obskurnee, I had to set up a lot of things to get the desired stack. Here it is: feel free to rip off whatever strikes your fancy....