Monthly Archives: December 2015

‘Broken phone screen’ or ‘99% success = fail’

Hi folks I’d like to share my fail story I’ve got yesterday. Preamble (you may skip it) I am using Nexus 5 smartphone for 2 years already and I like it very much. I’ve already replaced its screen three times. First … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Best programming font – Source Code Pro

Hi folks Recently, I reinstalled my Windows and started to reconfigure my environment to use font I am using for last 5 years – Consolas I decided to search what is the most popular font nowadays and found http://www.slant.co/topics/67/~programming-fonts where … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Funny ‘Lorem ipsum’ memories

Hey folks I remember the first time I found ‘Lorem ipsum’ in our codebase. I was working for the Netherlands company so I thought it is something like ‘Hello World’ in Dutch 🙂 I only realized its real meaning when I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Funny Out-of-memory error

Hey folks I’ve just encountered a funny error I tried to run my virtual machine from VirtualBox and got I tried to reopen VirtualBox a few times but issue persisted. I didn’t run anything memory intensive. Then I open Task … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

‘One long debug story’ or ‘checkbox.onclick’

Hey folks I spent another working day debugging something simple I work on a legacy project which has many approaches that are discouraged nowadays. The problem I tried to solve was around checkboxes. The very simplified version of the code … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment