Sep 102015
 
 September 10, 2015  Posted by at 12:14 pm Dev Environment, DIY, Life of Iris 11 Responses »
Putting together my dream office

I’m a programmer. A passion, borderline obsession. My office has become that getaway island where I spend most my time, dreaming, thinking and coding. Creating the ultimate work space has become a priority. I want to feel energized and inspired when I sit down. Earlier this year I tweeted several images of setups I really […]

Jan 122015
 
 January 12, 2015  Posted by at 9:22 am Dev Environment, DIY No Responses »
Salvaging your data from the hard drive without pulling out the disk (on Windows)

Unless the drive is corrupt. Disclaimer: the steps below describe what I did and I cannot take any responsibility for data loss if something goes wrong when you follow them. Please read all the steps before proceeding. As I was just wrapping up recording a module for Pluralsight on a desktop automation tool my computer […]

Sep 222014
 
 September 22, 2014  Posted by at 9:51 am DIY, Random, Uncategorized Tagged with:  5 Responses »
Lenovo W540 fixes: FN & Ctrl key, black screen after sleep, missing drivers, slow boot and missing boot manager

As you probably know I have a Lenovo and as with all computers you collect some fixes to some reoccurring problems- some frequent some rare. Here as some that that I experienced lately, all after doing a fresh install and many related me not properly installing drivers. You might find some more answers in the […]

Mar 082014
 
 March 8, 2014  Posted by at 5:13 pm DIY, Uncategorized 52 Responses »
Making your own (DIY) FitBit One charger

Disclaimer I’m not an electrician, have no formal education whatsoever, and if you try this you and nobody else is responsible for whatever happens. This was created in a moment of despair 😉 I lost the charger to my FitBit One. Surprise. Also, I lost the Bluetooth device, but I never log in anyway. The […]