Coded Geekery

Roger Stringer

Written by Roger Stringer, Coded Geekery is a blog designed to give me a forum to talk and think. You should follow me on Twitter

Version 3.ish

15 September, 2018

I’ve just pushed a new version of this blog that replaces the express backend with micro . The frontend is still powered by next.js , but…

Working with the Surface Go

02 September, 2018

I usually work with my Pixelbook, but for the last couple weeks, I've been working with a Surface Go . It's been an interesting experience…

Google’s Chrome OS will be getting support for traditional Linux apps

11 May, 2018

This year we’re making it possible for you to code on Chromebooks. Whether it’s building an app or writing a quick script, Chromebooks will…

A Rebirth

03 May, 2018

I'm relaunching this blog with a new engine powering it. It's moving away from Ghost and into a custom-built blog engine that uses Express…

iOS 11 and the dock

20 January, 2018

When iOS 11 came out back in September, it opened a few new doors for enhancing workflow. Since you can now bring up the dock on an iPad…

Irish Boxty

20 December, 2017

An Irish boxty is a potato pancake made from mashed potatoes and grated raw potato. It's great served with eggs and bacon. What you need:…

On Beating Yourself Up

17 August, 2017

Seth Godin : Almost everyone does it. I'm not sure why. After the fact (or even during it) all the blame, second-guessing and paralysis. We…

Nobody hits the ground running

04 August, 2017

DHH : “We just want someone who can hit the ground running” is the common refrain for companies seeking to only consider senior-level job…

That song in your head

17 June, 2017

I grew up in Newfoundland, a small island province on the east coast of Canada. It's got a strong culture and history. My home town of St…

When it seems like it's just you against everyone...

14 June, 2017

I get it, sometimes life is hard. But I like to keep some words in mind that a friend told me years ago. If you fail , never give up…