Thoughts on Docker

Now that I’ve been actively messing around with Docker for more than 6 months, and run production software on top of it, it’s a good time to share my findings.

DonĀ“t use separate domain for mobile

Unfortunately, redirecting to m. prefix for mobile browsers is quite popular. The downside of this is that when people share a link to the content, and if another person follows the link on a desktop or a laptop, the view is horrible:

Project: visited destinations on a map

I love to travel, and have tried to visit at least a couple of destinations each year.

Chrome: huge cache usage

I had this issue where Chrome browser was using 20 GB of cache, effectively suffocating my SSD’s 60 GB system partition.

AForge.NET is awesome for complex image processing/analysis

I’m trying to emulate “magic color” feature that I saw in Android app called Camscanner (I can highly recommend this).

Software that does not suck

It’s pretty time consuming to research which software you want to use for a specific task. Here I’ve compiled a list of my preferences for, in my opinion, the best software for different tasks.

Classic games from my youth

Here’s a summary of my youth, in alphabetical order.

Poor tax communication from Digitalocean

Tax related issues are never too easy, so in communicating changes to your billing related tax procedures should be explained very clearly.

SoundCloud: migrating a monolith to a microservices architecture

Awesome read! A three-part series:

Cyberchallenge from Finnish defence forces