I recently resurfaced a nostalgia for my childhood gaming days. And thought maybe I should do something about it and hunt down the stuff I used to play with when I was a kid.
A utility we take for granted every day is hardly accessible to a large portion of the country. So many of these underserved communities are taking matters into their own hands.
I was dissatisfied with the current bookmarking solutions out there, so I decided to make a custom one instead. This started with a myriad of Airtable bases and then —for some stupid reason— I decided to roll my own hosted database.
When your data is the source of revenue, whoever has it will do anything to protect it and reassure you that it is best placed in their hands. But when it isn't at risk of being lost, it's being utilized to violate your privacy.
After a rough year, 2021 was shaping up to be a rough one as well. And, for all intents and purposes, it was. But somehow I cannot recall much about it. Every day was more or less the same.
Hi, I'm Juan
Senior Full-Stack Developer over at Big Pixel. I like stickers and building things. This is where I ramble about my automation crap, web development, and cool stuff I find online.