Setup Unraid to pull from Docker Hub

My aunt and uncle gave me an old HP a6400f a few years ago that was just sitting in my closet collecting dust. Last...

What is a Data URI and how do I use it?

What is a Data URI? A Data URI is a URI that starts with the "data" scheme and allows you to easily embed all kinds...

Auto-updating an Android Project's versionCode

NOTE: I no longer recommend this approach. If you are using a CI system like Jenkins, you should be passing in the...

Adding SQL Server's JDBC Driver in to Wildfly

Update: 7/26/2018 - Corrected path for JDBC driver. In a previous blog post, I walked you through installing MySQL's...

Creating Blobs and Blob URIs

In the previous article, we talked about Blob URIs, which is just a reference to a Blob in a web browser. A Blob, as...

What is a Blob URI?

Recently, I started working on a project that extensively utilizes blobs and blob URIs. Wide-spread browser support...

Earthquake Project - Part 3

The final piece to our project is to stitch together all of the PNG frames we generated last time into a single MP4...

Earthquake Project - Part 2

The next step that we'll need to do is convert the data we retrieved in the previous post into actual images. We'll...

Using NodeJS on Windows

If you've done NodeJS development on Windows, you might have encountered one of the following error messages when...

Earthquake Project - Part 1

About 7 years ago I created a video that showed all of the world's earthquakes from 1980 until the present time....

Office LED - Figuring things out

The first thing I wanted to tackle was to familiarize myself with the ESP8266 module as well as the LED strips. It...

Office LED - What's the plan?

My family moved into our new house in late spring of last year. Since then, my office has expanded quite a bit....