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Andre Updates: June, 2022

July 1, 2022

This is an update on what happened in the previous month.

Simple-Theme for Jekyll Website

June 30, 2022

The first version of this website was created based on Kev Quirk’s article “How To Build A Jekyll Site Using Simple.css”. Even though I think simple.css’ design out-the-box is great, apart from being powerful, I’d like to have something even more minimalistic for my website. But not as minimalist at the cost of having usability or readability issues.

iPods are over

June 16, 2022

I’m definitely feeling a little nostalgic with Apple’s last month announcement that the days of the iPod Touch are over.

USB-C now!

June 12, 2022

Recently, The European Commission announced plans to require a universal charging ports for all mobile devices by mid-2024.

Simple Jekyll Search

June 9, 2022

Since I created this website I missed the ability to search my posts on-site. With the help of Simple Jekyll Search, this guide written by Kev, and some minor tweaks, I’ve managed to add this feature.

Vinicius Jr.: an example of determination

June 9, 2022

What a joy I felt when Real Madrid was crowned the Champions League champion of 2022. Especially for the Brazilians who play in the team, as is the case of the striker Vinicius Jr.

Andre Updates: May, 2022

June 1, 2022

This is an update of what happened in the previous month.

Is there a perfect keyboard?

May 26, 2022

Why are there so many keyboard sizes and layouts? Is it possible to find the perfect keyboard? Will we type better or faster with a “high-end” keyboard? Here’s my opinion:

Remove metadata from photos on iphone

May 10, 2022

We often need to share a photo with someone special, but what usually goes unnoticed is the amount of metadata that is embedded in every pic we shoot.

Technology is evolving too fast

May 9, 2022

I recently read the article “Qualcomm sampling Wi-Fi 7 silicon for next-gen access points” on The Register website, and it came to my mind how fast technology is evolving to the point that we don’t even have time to keep up with it. Which leads me to the question: Does technology really need to evolve that fast?