I Hate My Ergodox

2022-11-10 | #ergodox #ergonomics #keyboard #mechanical

I hate my Ergodox. I bought an Ergodox EZ back in 2018. It’s bulky, loud, and requires excessive force to press the keys. Typing this is an ailment to my fingers. There are wires everywhere. It’s spiderweb topology. I had to completely organize my desk around a 90-degree usb micro (or is it mini?) cable feeding into a usb swtich hub connected to an additional usb-c dock in order to have the keyboard work for both my Windows desktop and macbook.

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Setting Up My Site

2022-11-10 | #aws #blog #hugo #rails #ruby

It took me much longer than expected to get this site up and running. It’s not a complicated site, but I’m not a web developer and I learn things the hard way so I figured I would try and setup a rails blog on aws one weekend. Sounded simple enough. Long story short, I switched to hugo with aws as the backend. I had a few goals in mind: learn Ruby on Rails learn aws post stuff on the internet without dealing with “social media” (yeah, I’m one of those guys) Long story short, I switched to hugo with aws as the backend.

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