Devlog #12

Posted on Fri 24 April 2020 in Devlog

Synaptik Labs

I haven't made any progress here due to focusing on locking down my home network and my server that hosts this site. I'm currently writing a "log ingester" that will pull various system log files into a MySQL database then graph the results in Grafana. Grafana is hard …


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Devlog #11

Posted on Fri 17 April 2020 in Devlog

Synaptik Labs

Two more videos were uploaded. I was hoping to upload one per day, but the hack event I blogged about yesterday put a stop to that. I am still in the process of getting a development environment back up and running. Prior to the hack, I kept my …


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Hacked

Posted on Thu 16 April 2020 in Random

Earlier this week after I woke up, I saw that my computer was on. At first I thought it was playing a video but didn't understand why it would be. Anyway, after a purchase was made on Amazon to the tune of $500 I noticed it was logged in to …


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Devlog #10

Posted on Fri 10 April 2020 in Devlog

Synaptik Labs

I uploaded another video to the "Start Page 2.0" series. Overall, I think this is the best video of the series so far. It is still a bit boring, but I was able to actually move forward this time.

Code Along Blog

Dwayne and I streamed again …


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Devlog #9

Posted on Fri 03 April 2020 in Devlog

Synaptik Labs

I uploaded another video this past week for the Start Page 2.0 project. I made more mistakes and at the very end I couldn't solve a problem I was having. After a day of rest I was able to figure out the issue pretty quickly and, just …


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Devlog #8

Posted on Fri 27 March 2020 in Devlog

Synaptik Labs

This week I uploaded the second video to the "Start Page 2.0" project. I feel a little better about it, but I honestly think I'm incredibly boring to watch. I'm hoping over time I loosen up a bit and show the person my family sees every day …


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Devlog #7

Posted on Fri 20 March 2020 in Devlog

Synaptik Labs

Two weeks ago I wrote about an idea I had for recording 30-ish minute videos and posting them without much editing. The project I decided on was to enhance my start page application to store data in a database. I explained the reasons for this in the video …


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Devlog #6

Posted on Fri 13 March 2020 in Devlog

Work

At work we hook into 3rd party applications for various things. One of these things is to handle our user authentication and login. Unfortunately, when this piece of the application doesn't work, development grinds to a halt until the other team can get that application back up and running …


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Devlog #5

Posted on Fri 06 March 2020 in Devlog

Synaptik Labs

Nothing new here other than some thoughts I had. I create two kinds of videos:

  1. one-off tutorial videos
  2. a video as part of a series where I build something.

Usually the videos are about 10 to 20 minutes long where I set out to accomplish a small task …


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Devlog #4

Posted on Fri 28 February 2020 in Devlog

  • CodeAlongBlog - On Monday, Dwayne and I streamed our work on the time component for the calendar, it looks very nice, but it feels awkward to use on a desktop. Later in the week, we got a simple website up and running. We're looking to expand our work to include an …

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