If you are looking for a new opportunity the Raspberry Pi Foundation is looking for a senior web developer, Ruby on Rails, Node, React etc..
Remote friendly :)

raspberrypi.workable.com/j/7DC

When I started work this morning I didn't expect I would spend hours trying to fix the template variables in emails translated into urdu.
The email text and the actual variables, and html, and css all translated.
😭

Registration for Coolest Projects UK closes this Sunday! Kids from all over the UK can register a project idea now for their chance to showcase a digital project in the @SharpProject on March 2nd! Register here: coolestprojects.org/uk/

The right button on my Logitech M570 has been dying for a while.
Bought a replacement switch and tried to replace it over the weekend.

Unfortunately I made a right pigs ear of getting the old switch of the circuit board, and managed to remove the copper pad from the circuit board, completely breaking the right click. 😭

I really need to get better at de-soldering!

On the plus side I get to try the Kensington orbit now.
Mmmmmm

I think I finally found what was causing random ruby processes to send my macbook into fan whirring apoplexy.

It was spring of course.

It's always bloody spring

Bought a beginner electronics kit. Better start learning I guess!

I started my new job at Raspberry Pi foundation yesterday.

I am happy :)

I finally finished my Ergodox build :blobaww:

Now for the adjustment period and weeks of tinkering with key layout 🀣

Managed to solder the IO Expander the wrong way round in my Ergodox 😒

Then while desoldering and placing it the correct way I managed to break off one of the pins 😭

My case arrived today and now I’m starting to make some real progress πŸ˜€

I love this pattern we have at work.
Name a thing after its colour, design changes...

The number of .btn-blue CSS styles that are actually orange is amazing.

Whenever I try and type python it always comes out as pythong.

I don't know what that says about me.

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All the diodes soldered on one side of my

This is going to take a while but I’m enjoying it.

Don't you just love it when someone asks you to join a meeting at the last minute because it might be useful.

Then you sit there for 45 minutes and everything is completely irrelevant to you.

Trying to learn functional programming is messing with my head.

I think I'm making progress though.

Slow, slow progress πŸ˜†

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