Viewing posts from June, 2017

The right tool for the job

So, on my quest to find an open source text editor to allow me to write code in an automated and effective way, I did not realize I'd start using Vim, the god-awful builtin editor in most Linux distributions that somehow has a fuckton of supporters. Don't get me wrong, Vim would be my #1 choice, too, if we were still in the 90s. It's 2017, however, and I deserve better tools for the tasks at hand.

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Tags: tools  


I've been working harder than ever and getting time to think is becoming a luxury. I still have time to feel, though, and I miss Canada so much I set some time aside to find my old pictures.

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Tags: brazil   rio de janeiro   canada  

First day at new job

So, it was quite an uneventful day, despite everything that happened. I called the companies to let them know I'd be declining their offers and they were ok with it. They asked why and were understanding of my reasons.

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Tags: workaholic   web design  

Monday Tales (episode V)

Got a new toy

I bought new earplugs, after a year without a reliable one. The one I got in 2016 was a Multilaser model, which was just plain awful. Audio quality was pitiful, but what was really rage-inducing was build quality: essentially, it literally dismantled in my hands after just over a month. It wasn't one of the cheapest models either: I only buy earplugs with noise isolation and builtin mic, and it looked like the best one available at the store. Well, Multilaser earned its reputation for a reason, I guess.

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Tags: monday  

New prototype published:

Hey, everyone, just wanted to let you know that I built a new prototype with my limited free time. A startup I applied to asked me to build a web dashboard out of a dataset they sent me and here it is, in full glory:

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Tags: tools   web design   workaholic