Today I brought to life the stupidest web thing I’ve ever made – SpicyTake

Over the last few weeks I’ve stepped away from various online spafs, and real world ones too for that matter, on Twitter. I took it upon myself to purge my timeline of negativity and just try and keep an overall much happier mood. I’ve found this to greatly improve my well being and I highly suggest you do the same.

Anyway I made an awful Twitter app to make hot takes. Don’t worry, I hate myself so you don’t have to.

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RoadTripr: My first hackathon – The Flask App Upgrade (Part 2)

The project is sitting in a git repo, it doesn’t really work fully, and no one really wants to touch it again – but I’m bored and I wanna try out flask.

This article is going to be shorter than I expected – probably didn’t need to do it in parts but hey, you got ’em now…

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RoadTripr: My first hackathon – AnvilHack III (Part 1)

After attending my first hackathon we just about had a working prototype of the project RoadTripr, a website designed to generate the perfect length of Spotify playlist for a road trip. After the event I decided to sort out the issues we had by converting it to Flask. This is my story! dramatic music

Goldsmiths’ own Church, the location of AnvilHack

Back in April of this year (2017) a couple friends, Cam and May, and I went down to Goldsmiths University for AnvilHack III. This is their annual hackathon run in conjunction with MLH. AnvilHack appears to have a reputation for not only producing some very good end products, but also being one of the most inclusive hackathons in the field.

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An Open Source RollR and a Wary Tale of Two Links

If you don’t know, Rollis the web app prototype I have been working on for several months now as a result of a university assignment. You can visit it here.

Feel free to play with the site, if you have any comments please feel free to contact me via twitter.

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The Typewriter Hack Part 1 – Recon w/ @maythegoat

Smooth Jazz plays, the clickedy clack of an old typewriter is heard a shadowy black and white figure sits at a desk as their cigar puffs gentle rise and caress the ceiling. 
“It was Easter” the page reads. “I can’t say this was an easy find but after the months of searching we cracked the case. We found the device.”

Alright enough of that crap….
So @maythegoat and I went to a charity shop and found an old Japanese brand Nakajima AX-150 electronic typewriter. Of course the only sensible option next was to hack about with it.

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RollR Coming Soon to Open Source

If you don’t know Rollis the web app prototype I have been working on for several months now. The goal of this was for a university assignment however the site is now live and you can visit it here.



Feel free to play with the site but DO NOT BREAK IT, and if you do, please please let me know via twitter.

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