Google Products I Can’t Stop Using

5 years ago this post likely would’ve been on the shortlist of Google products I didn’t use since, as an Android and Chromebook user, I leveraged their offerings for pretty much everything from email to navigation and anything in between. My opinion on Google has shifted dramatically over the years, though, as Google’s previous position… Continue reading Google Products I Can’t Stop Using

Connecting An Existing Firebase Hosting Project To A New Site

As a follow-up to my last post on GitHub Pages, I mentioned that I moved one of my websites to Firebase. Firebase is a platform from Google for creating web and mobile applications. As a PaaS offering, there are a lot of different parts to the service, but as a platform for web applications hosting… Continue reading Connecting An Existing Firebase Hosting Project To A New Site

Back To Firefox

Back in 2002, Firefox was the new hotness in the world of web browsers. Rising from the ashes of Netscape Navigator, the browser emerged as a true competitor to the horror of Internet Explorer. It offered competition with superior rendering and web compliance without the plethora of security issues plaguing Internet Explorer. While Firefox grew… Continue reading Back To Firefox

Chromebooks, VPNs, and You

Do you trust your Internet service provider? If you answer that question with a resounding “No!”, then you’re among friends here. While Internet connectivity is an essential need for many of us, there are a plethora of reasons to be wary of the company providing that connectivity to you. Especially in the United States, the… Continue reading Chromebooks, VPNs, and You

Unusually Pink Impressions: Acer Chromebook 315

As we’ve mentioned in a few podcast episodes, I happen to be a fan of Chromebooks. I have a hulking desktop that I use for things like gaming, programming, and photo editing. That same desktop is also extremely loud and generates enough heat to warm my apartment, whether it needs to be warmed or not.… Continue reading Unusually Pink Impressions: Acer Chromebook 315