Block the DOM in order to inspect interactive elements

A very dirty trick to inspect interactive stuff in the browser (works in Chrome and Firefox) by leveraging the debugger.

Calm technology

How many are notifications are necessary? How and when should they be displayed? To answer this, we can be inspired by the principles of calm technology

Job requirements

I got an average of 2/3 emails per day from LinkedIn. I don’t know if this is more funny or sad.

Signs it’s time to leave your company

Happened to me in 2019. It’s quite easy to figure out when you have to leave a company.

What is Deno?

A 1 minute post about Deno, the new kid in town. Is Node.js safe? Will you need to learn something new soon? Probably.

A Facebook crawler was making 7M requests per day to my stupid website

A Facebook crawler was making 7M requests per day to my stupid website, not much to say…

So, you want to be a programmer?

Plenty of people are wannabe programmers. They’ll tell you about their idea, all the research they’ve done, the cool features they’ve come up with. Very few actually do anything about it.

How I wrote two books in a week

I’ve published two books on Amazon in less than a week. More specifically two sudoku puzzle books. I didn’t want to publish just another app. I choose something you can print and touch. A book was the best choice.

How to generate PDF from web pages

10 years ago I used some PHP libraries to generate PDFs. It’s time to move on.

Building secure and reliable systems

A new (and free) book from Google about building secure and reliable Systems… The Google way!