Fix Visual Studio Code Hot Reload and Debugging Problem (February Update 1.32.1)

Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code has come a long way from being just a source code editor (which it’s defined as). With the plugins and contributions it has become a full-fledged IDE supporting multiple workflows and technologies. I’ve been using it recently for all my development projects. Last week, I’ve been notified that there’s an update…

Mon, March 11, 2019
3 minutes

Windows Calculator is Now Open Source

Open-source software is a great concept. It brings out the best in people helping each other build something that can be used by anyone. That’s why it makes me happy when Microsoft announced that the Windows Calculator is now open source. When people ask me to teach them programming. I tell them there’s no such…

Thu, March 7, 2019
2 minutes

Trailing Slash on Website URLs

Trailing slash on website URLs has a long history of debate whether it is good or bad practice. Should you put trailing slashes on your site’s URLs? Let me say it upfront. I prefer my URLs to be clean and without a slash at the end of it. Trailing slashes just add an unnecessary character…

Fri, June 29, 2018
2 minutes

Recovering a Moved or Deleted File From an NTFS File System in Linux

Just yesterday, my potato of a laptop died on me. Not dead as in dead in the water but soon will surely be. Running more than one app makes the whole system freeze for like 20 minutes. Who could work with that? I was running Lubuntu, supposedly the lightest and fastest in the Ubuntu family…

Wed, June 27, 2018
2 minutes