Blog Posts

Password Management and Ad Blocking

There are a number of tools that can make browsing safer and faster. Last Pass LastPass is a program that you install into your browser. It saves your passwords so that you don’t have to remember them. To install simply click the “Get LastPass Free” button and follow the instructions. As part of the installation process, you’ll need to create an account and a master password. Keep this master password safe, since if you lose it you will lose access to all the saved passwords.

Reflecting on Chart.js in 2016

Chart.js has had an incredible last year. In April, we successfully launched v2.0 culminating a year and a half of hard work. We’ve had a number of smaller releases after that, each of which has helped build on the incredible interactivity that comes standard in v2. We also released our first new chart type in a long time; the horizontal bar chart. This was a long sought request, that fit in well with the work we did in v2.

About this Site

Welcome to my personal site. I wrote the site using Hugo, a static site generator written in Go. It’s been a great introduction to the Go template language. Hosting is done via static files published to Github pages. I tried to make the site depend on as little JavaScript as possible. The only necessary JS is used to trigger the mobile menu view. Everything else was written using pure CSS and media queries.