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gadget unboxing monitor September 3, 2020 Unboxing of my new LG Ultragear 27GN950-B monitor

I ordered the LG Ultragear 27GN950 from Amazon.de. I compared all the Amazon EU websites and it was the cheapest in Germany. When I ordered it showed that it would deliver in 1-2 months but luckily it came back in stock in a day or two and was dispatched right after. I got the monitor delivered to Ireland within 4-5 days.

question chromium devtips August 27, 2020 How to take screenshots of the entire webpage without any extensions?

I always used an extension like Awesome Screenshot in Chrome to take screenshots of any website. However, you do not need an extension to capture a screenshot of a webpage.

question mac August 24, 2020 How to solve Black Screen Issue with Brave and Chrome browsers on macOS?

I have been facing this issue lately with Brave browser and after some digging, I learned that it has something to do with GPUs. Disabling ‘Use hardware acceleration when available’ option resolved the issue for me.

question macOS swift August 14, 2020 How to quit or close an app in macOS using Swift?

You can quit or exit an app with:NSApp.terminate(self)

question macOS swift August 14, 2020 How to detect Delete key press in Swift?

Delete key press detection is slightly different than other keys. It uses NSDeleteCharacter like below:

question swift xcode August 12, 2020 How to remove a Swift package from a project in Xcode?

If you go to Xcode > File > Swift Packages, you can see options to add a new Swift package, update them, reset caches, and resolve package versions. However, you do not see an option to remove a particular Swift package.

question liquid jekyll August 11, 2020 How to escape Liquid template code in a Jekyll website?

We know that Jekyll uses Liquid as its templating language. This means all your Liquid code will be executed by Jekyllby default.

question liquid August 11, 2020 How to create an array in Liquid?

The official doc of Liquid doesn’t tell us a way tocreate an array except this:

question liquid August 11, 2020 How to check if a string is blank in Liquid?

I read the official docs of Liquid but couldn’t findthe info that I was looking for.

question swift August 9, 2020 How to iterate an array in reverse in Swift?

From Swift 5.0, you can use any of the following approaches to iterate an array in reverse.

question java August 9, 2020 How to create a Singleton in Java?

Singleton means only one instance of a class can exist in the system at any given time.

question presentify mac August 6, 2020 How to annotate or draw in JioMeet?

Reliance Jio has done a commendable job releasing a video conferencing app in a short time frame, however, it received criticisms that it copied pixel by pixel from Zoom. I actually agree with some of the criticisms but that’s for another blog post.

question macOS swift August 6, 2020 How to open an app's window on top of all others in Swift?

You can open your app’s window on top of all other open application windows with the below code:

question macOS swift August 6, 2020 How to keep an app's window always on top of others in Swift?

Before launching the window, just use the appropriate window level, and you’re done.

June 7, 2020 How to add Global Key Shortcuts to your macOS app using MASShortcut

Adding Global Keyboard Shortcuts to your macOS app can be a pain as there isn’t a Cocoa API for the same. You would have to rely on the old, most of which are deprecated, Carbon API.

May 28, 2020 Best Mac Apps for Working From Home

For me personally, it is a mixed feeling working from home. On one hand, I have the flexibility with when to work and when not to but on the other hand, it is sometimes hard for me to find that fine line between work and life. There are days when I keep working even after office hours without realizing that I have got my life wife too :)

March 2, 2020 My Mining cum Gaming PC

I have always yearned for the best gaming PC that could run all games at full settings and when I came to know about crypto mining, I thought I could hit two targets with one arrow.

February 28, 2020 7 Easy Ways that I use to Earn Free Crypto

Even if you’re not a crypto enthusiast you should go ahead and read this post as everyone is a “give me free money” enthusiast for sure.

February 16, 2020 Hubspot Interview for Senior Software Engineer

I applied to Hubspot directly on their website after seeing an open position in their Products team on LinkedIn or Stackoverflow Jobs, I do not exactly remember which one, in Dublin.

February 11, 2020 What I use for Photography?

I have been doing photography for 3 years now as a hobby and I am loving it so far, given the prolific use of social media apps nowadays like Instagram, Snapchat, etc. Having said that, I don’t do photography for social media apps. I do it for fun and I get a bonus too if it sells on Shutterstock or elsewhere.

January 31, 2020 How to make a Slack Bot in Java

We will be using JBot––a tiny Java Framework––to develop a Slack Bot within minutes.

January 30, 2020 Stripe Interview for Software Engineer in Dublin

For those who may not know Stripe, it is a complete payments platform. It provides a suite of payments API that powers commerce for online businesses of all sizes.

January 25, 2020 How to know whether a user is using an adblocker

Adblocker detection is a nice feature to have, given that around 47% of the users now use ad blockers according to GlobalWebIndex.