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New .dev gTLD

Category: mattsimpson.ca, Posted on Mon, 04 Mar 2019 02:27:14 +0000.
In 2017 web developers worldwide were caught by surprise when Google announced that Chrome 63+ would force HTTPS (via a preloaded HSTS header) on all .dev domains. This move was frustrating to many developers because .dev names were routinely used during the local development process, and now, unless you want to install an SSL certificate, […] Read Full Post

Home Voice Automation is a Bad Idea… with Children

Category: Poor Comedy, Posted on Sun, 18 Feb 2018 23:38:42 +0000.
As I plugged in my Amazon Echo Dot today, an event that happens only once in a while, I remembered that owning this sort of technology is a probably bad idea… when you have three young kids. Approximately 25-30% of households have children under nine years old, and out of those households, a high percentage […] Read Full Post

Trouble with Data Roaming on DTEK60?

Category: Tech, Posted on Sat, 28 Oct 2017 11:06:32 +0000.
If you happen to be a roaming Telus customer that has a BlackBerry DTEK60 (or potentially other models), and you’re getting a bit frustrated because your mobile data is not working with an error something like this: Unable to Establish a Wireless Data Connection. Touch to Open APN Settings Cause: UNKNOWN The solution (in my […] Read Full Post

Don’t be scared of a little work

Category: Useless Babble, Posted on Fri, 08 Sep 2017 16:05:03 +0000.
I have been working a lot recently on my personal mindset. Karla just sent me this quote, which I truly appreciate and speaks to what I’ve been learning: Intentionality requires more work, more deliberate action, but that’s where all the reward is—an intentional life always tastes best. -The Minimalists I’m pleased to have this opportunity […] Read Full Post

Tesla Model 3 Pre-Order Update

Category: Useless Babble, Posted on Tue, 08 Aug 2017 02:50:16 +0000.
I just happened to think about my Model 3 pre-order today that I placed way back on March 31 2016, so I headed over to the Model 3 website and was excited to find a “Check Your Estimated Delivery” button. After a quick login, I was both happy and sad to see that my date […] Read Full Post