To master your busy day with all the todos doesn’t have to be difficult. This will guide you through creating the environment you feel the most comfortable with managing all your todos.

What you will need

  • The Visual Studio Code editor
  • One Todo extension
  • Minor tweaks

Install

So, what is the Visual Studio Code editor? This is how it’s defined on the site:

“Visual Studio Code is a streamlined code editor with support for development operations like debugging, task running, and version control. It aims to provide just the tools a developer needs for a quick code-build-debug cycle”…

“Code editor? I am not a developer. How can this help me with my todos”, you might ask yourself right now.

It’s true, it is mainly a code editor targeting the developers. A fantastic one too, but that is…


You will own a complete solution in minutes. Take control of how you work with documents and manage content. We will look into limiting repetitive and reactive behaviour, streamlining the overall process making it efficient for your needs.

Digital Content

We are producing far too often digital content reactively and repetitively triggered by an event that occurred. The programs used are often specifically selected by the method of distribution or type of media. Due to the volume and frequency, this is most evident in our professional life.

The following every-day activities illustrate this perfectly; writing the minutes in an email directly after a conference call (reactive and often repetitive), writing a functional design document in a specific word processor program intended for the development team (frequently updated and distributed). The same behaviour is valid for content such as Powerpoint slides…


Control your home with Raspberry Pi using voice commands through Siri in 30 minutes

Setting The Scene

At home I have two Raspberry Pi 3 installed, one is the combined web- (Apache) and printer server (CUPS) with additionally a database (MariaDB), the LAMP bundle thus. This setup is working great for staging web pages when developing or doing prototyping. Another useful feature, which I will come back to later, is hosting the “family dashboard” webpage with its dynamic content reading from the database.

The second Raspberry Pi is running solely as a media centre, a standard OSMC installation connected to the TV. It was almost a plug-and-play deal, even the existing remote control worked “out of the…


…and how we efficiently capture ideas without losing the trial of thoughts

Pixabay

What makes a good mind-mapping application?

How does a great mind-mapping tool look like? Not an easy question with one simple answer. The number of answers would be close to the number of people asked. What works for some, doesn’t go well with others. For sure, we all have our own specific preferences as creativity is such a personal thing.

“Why not simply use pen and paper”, some might suggest.

Agreeably, there are a lot of people who would prefer the traditional pen and paper for this kind of task. …


right or wrong - Pixabay

“Wrong does not cease to be wrong because the majority share in it.”
-Leo Tolstoy, A confession

Epiphany

The other day, just after I had dropped off my son at school and was on my way to work, a small incident happened. Ever since that moment I’ve been processing what happened. Those thoughts started snowballing which finally led to, how can I put it, a recent epiphany. Not at once, but it was almost as if it got my eyes and ears more sensitive to what is currently happening in the world. I could relate and put it together effortlessly. It…

Mathias Pihl

Swedish Solution Architect living in Belgium.

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