Personal Webpage of Blake Watson https://blakewatson.com The personal webpage of Blake Watson Mon, 11 May 2020 15:52:25 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 167038248 05/11/2020 https://blakewatson.com/journal/05-11-2020/ https://blakewatson.com/journal/05-11-2020/#respond Mon, 11 May 2020 15:51:22 +0000 https://blakewatson.com/journal/05-11-2020/ Pro tip: if you feel like your DuckDuckGo search isn’t getting the results you’re after and you are thinking of checking Google, add “!sp” to your DDG search. That will search Startpage, which is privacy-friendly Google results.

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04/08/2020 https://blakewatson.com/journal/04-08-2020/ https://blakewatson.com/journal/04-08-2020/#respond Wed, 08 Apr 2020 03:33:18 +0000 https://blakewatson.com/journal/04-08-2020/ Made this with #chromemusiclab https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/Song-Maker/song/5600990213439488

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04/06/2020 https://blakewatson.com/journal/04-06-2020-2/ https://blakewatson.com/journal/04-06-2020-2/#respond Mon, 06 Apr 2020 16:19:29 +0000 https://blakewatson.com/journal/04-06-2020-2/ The crazy thing about the speed of light is that it’s not even that fast. https://joshworth.com/dev/pixelspace/pixelspace_solarsystem.html

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04/06/2020 https://blakewatson.com/journal/04-06-2020/ https://blakewatson.com/journal/04-06-2020/#respond Mon, 06 Apr 2020 05:28:44 +0000 https://blakewatson.com/journal/04-06-2020/ “I wanted to walk through the empty streets. And feel something constant under my feet. But all the news reports recommended that I stay indoors.”

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2020-04-01 https://blakewatson.com/journal/2020-04-01/ https://blakewatson.com/journal/2020-04-01/#respond Thu, 02 Apr 2020 02:19:29 +0000 https://blakewatson.com/?p=399 Just getting rid of some malware with CleanMyMac X.

Screenshot of CleanMyMac X uninstalling Zoom from my computer.

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Every Default macOS Wallpaper – in Glorious 5K Resolution https://blakewatson.com/journal/every-default-macos-wallpaper-in-glorious-5k-resolution/ https://blakewatson.com/journal/every-default-macos-wallpaper-in-glorious-5k-resolution/#respond Tue, 31 Mar 2020 02:29:42 +0000 https://blakewatson.com/journal/every-default-macos-wallpaper-in-glorious-5k-resolution/

Every Default macOS Wallpaper – in Glorious 5K Resolution

I really love these classic Mac OS X desktop backgrounds (which have been updated to 5k). I’m using the Tiger wallpaper on my MBP as tribute to my first Mac back in 2006.

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03/27/2020 https://blakewatson.com/journal/03-27-2020/ https://blakewatson.com/journal/03-27-2020/#respond Fri, 27 Mar 2020 03:25:10 +0000 https://blakewatson.com/journal/03-27-2020/ TIL VS Code can enable/disable extensions on a per-workspace basis.

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03/20/2020 https://blakewatson.com/journal/03-20-2020/ https://blakewatson.com/journal/03-20-2020/#respond Tue, 24 Mar 2020 19:09:11 +0000 https://blakewatson.com/?p=393 Here are @zeldman‘s tools for slow design in an anxious world. 🐢

  • Big type
  • Hierarchy
  • Minimalism
  • Art direction
  • Whitespace
  • Branded
  • Authoritative

- Big type - Hierarchy - Minimalism - Art direction - Whitespace - Branded - Authoritative

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03/24/2020 https://blakewatson.com/journal/03-24-2020/ https://blakewatson.com/journal/03-24-2020/#respond Tue, 24 Mar 2020 18:57:31 +0000 https://blakewatson.com/journal/03-24-2020/ If your app is gonna support Markdown syntax, then at least support the basic typographical elements. I can’t stand this behavior I see in some apps where bold and italics work but links, lists, and blockquotes don’t.

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03/08/2020 https://blakewatson.com/journal/03-08-2020/ https://blakewatson.com/journal/03-08-2020/#respond Sun, 08 Mar 2020 05:41:06 +0000 https://blakewatson.com/journal/03-08-2020/ Lately, I’m really into synthwave mixes on YouTube. I’m compiling them into a playlist. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLs2mlyRcw6kQThkOPNYcKVXlUoYlGyqPN

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