Chris Hannah

2022-05-03: Yet again, I’ve created another Micro.blog theme. This time however, it’s one for …

2022-04-15: I don't understand cryptocurrencies I really ought to start doing bit more research on cryptocurrencies. From what I’ve heard, the …

2022-04-10: Currently thinking a lot about Twitter, and how it can be used to share fleeting ideas and opinions, …

2022-04-10: Some unstructured thoughts on using a Pixel 6 for nearly a week I’ve spent nearly a week with a Pixel 6 as my main phone, and the only things I’m really …

2022-03-26: I hope Apple start to experiment with different phone form factors soon. Otherwise I think i might …

2022-03-22: Latest YouTube Obsession My latest YouTube obsession seems to be watching people play Cities Skylines, where they slowly …

2022-03-16: Scribe - A New Micro.blog Theme I’m very pleased to announce that I’ve now completed my third Micro.blog theme! …

2022-03-16: I’m thinking a bit about email at the moment. On one hand, I love the format, it is the closest …

2022-03-16: Every now and then when I’m using my iPad, I remember that I can detach it from the Magic Keyboard. …

2022-03-12: New Fonts After using a few different fonts on my blogs, I’ve decided to switch to web-safe fonts. For …

2022-03-07: Childhood and nostalgia aside, I think my favourite film might be The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. …

2022-03-07: It’s still early on, but here’s what my latest Micro.blog theme, Scribe, currently looks …

2022-03-07: Micro.blog Theme Development Update There has been slight tweaks to my two Micro.blog themes - Fortis and Pure, but I haven’t been …

2022-03-07: Blizzard: Save the Date - The Future of Warcraft Save the Date - The Future of Warcraft: On April 19, the World of Warcraft development team will …

2022-03-06: SingleFile looks like a very useful browser extension. As you may guess from the name, it saves a …

2022-03-06: I switched my site to use a serif font for the body text, and I think it gives it a whole new feel. …

2022-03-03: Maybe I’m being pedantic. But when I see that I’ve hit my daily reading goal, my first response is …

2022-03-02: The way I want to separate my writing online One problem that tends to crop up every now and then for me is how I separate my online writing. …

2022-03-02: I really want to go through all ~1900 posts on my blog and delete/organise some of them. Some are …

2022-02-27: Streaming on Twitch I’ve been streaming on Twitch a bit today, while I’ve been playing a new character on World of …

2022-02-27: 10 HTML tags you have never used before To be honest, I only knew about half of these.

2022-01-22: Fortis - A New Micro.blog Theme Using my minimal Micro.blog theme as a base, I’ve now created another theme. This time …

2022-01-22: I’ve started work on a new Micro.blog theme. This one will take my minimal theme, Pure, and …

2022-01-22: Just finished some meta work on my Pure Micro.blog theme, to introduce a rough code style through an …

2022-01-18: My current Artix Linux install on my ThinkPad.

2022-01-17: My ThinkPad just arrived. Time to wipe and install Linux!

2022-01-15: This is what I class as pure YouTube. Descriptive title, no long intro/outro, no sponsors, no ads, …

2022-01-15: A small (but I’m sure welcome) change in the Pure theme. Now posts won’t show the date …

2022-01-13: With some luck, I managed to win a ThinkPad on eBay on my first attempt! Specifically, it’s a Lenovo …

2022-01-13: Side effect of using an iPhone 5 with iOS 10 is that Shortcuts doesn’t exist! Back to Workflow.

2022-01-12: I made a few changes to the Pure theme tonight: Better support for bookshelves (not sure …

2022-01-11: There’s nothing more satisfying than managing to manually install an Arch-based distro, …

2022-01-10: My first two books for 2022 have arrived. 📚

2022-01-08: “Minimalist” EDCs I find it funny when I see YouTube videos with people showing off their “minimalist” EDCs. It’s …

2022-01-07: Very much a lucky guess this time. Wordle 202 5/6 ⬛⬛⬛🟨⬛ 🟨⬛⬛⬛⬛ 🟨⬛🟨⬛🟨 🟨⬛⬛🟨🟨 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-01-05: Inspired by Lee Peterson’s recent post on using the iPhone 7 today …

2022-01-03: It’s my first day at work tomorrow, after being off since 23rd December. My recent sleep schedule of …

2022-01-03: Redesigning my blog for the benefit of readers I’ve been reading a lot of blog posts online today, and one thing that struck me on quite a …

2022-01-02: Just purchased a hardback copy of Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone for £27 on eBay. …

2022-01-01: Apple: Don’t like the Christmas presents that your friends and family bought you? How about …

2022-01-01: Since looking my email situation last January, I’ve been using SaneBox to sort my emails and …

2022-01-01: I’m watching Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts, and I’m already 99% sure that I want …

2022-01-01: Cursed Child Review I went to see the Cursed Child play in London just over a week ago, and I planned on writing a big …

2022-01-01: I’ve got 294 unread articles in my RSS reader. I think it’s time to start unsubscribing …

2022-01-01: How I want to blog in 2022 I wouldn’t go so far as to make this a new years resolution, but this year I think I’m …

2021-12-30: Nothing makes a coffee better than a splash (or two) of a bit of single malt scotch. 🥃 ☕️

2021-12-27: I’m about to play the new Minecraft 1.18 update, and decided that I’m going to attempt …

2021-12-27: In a world where everything is going wireless, one of my best presents this year was a pair of wired …

2021-12-27: The period between Christmas and the new year is a weird one for me. After spending the year …

2021-12-24: The official Pokémon Twitch channel is currently hosting a stream of a Charmander sleeping by a …

2021-12-24: Pure - A minimal theme for Micro.blog After some final touches, my custom theme is now usable. I’ve named it Pure, and that’s …

2021-12-24: Some more tweaks and I think my theme is coming along nicely. The only things I need to add now …

2021-12-24: Adding some style to my minimal Micro.blog theme I’ve added minimal CSS to my new Micro.blog theme that I’ve started to work on. It adds: …

2021-12-24: I’ve built a very minimal Micro.blog theme, as in there is absolutely no CSS. I’m happy …

2021-12-23: This may be weird, but I like it when websites work without CSS or JS. I really like it when they …

2021-12-23: After a lot of tweaking, I think I’ve managed to get my microblog looking like my main blog. …

2021-10-23: Bulba 0.0.7 haș been released. dev.chrishannah.me/0-0-7.htm…

2021-09-13: Thinking about self-preservation and making a book I’ve got it into my head that I want to get some of my writing over the last few years printed into …

2021-09-12: I’ve been making changes to my (main) blog theme, and i’ve just pushed them all live: …

2021-08-14: After building a PC and getting back into World of Wacraft, I’ve set myself a little …

2021-08-11: From what I’ve seen about the new iOS photo sharing app, Glass, it could become the platform that I …

2021-07-24: I’ve been in a weird mood recently, where Apple’s closed ecosystem and endless lock-in …

2021-07-14: I have a free monthly newsletter that I run from my blog. It’s essentially a members-only blog post …

2021-05-13: 🗞 The latest issue of my monthly newsletter has been delivered! 📰 Tricking Yourself Into Being …

2021-05-13: >1300 words being sent very soon! 👀 chrishannah.me/newslette…

2021-05-13: It’s the 13th! Which can only mean one thing, the next issue of my free monthly newsletter …

2021-05-11: I’ve decided to try out a new thing on my blog, a “home” page. Or essentially, an …

2021-03-30: Is it possible to sit in sun for an entire working day and not consume alcohol? I’m starting …

2021-03-30: One thing I’m glad of, now we’re getting a patch of good weather in the UK, is that my …

2021-03-30: Working from home is so much better when you can sit in garden. And thanks todays temperature of …

2021-03-21: Using command-line tools to automate Xcode projects As part of looking into ways to improve my experience with Xcode, I came across a great talk by …

2021-03-13: The second issue of my monthly newsletter will go out at some point today. Subscribe now if you want …

2021-03-12: Listening to Ambient Music One thing that has really improved my productivity recently is ambient music. And to be more …

2021-03-11: There were no suitable unicode symbols I could find to represent external links, so I’m using …

2021-03-10: I’ve been adding support for shorter link-posts on my blog. What do people think about the …

2021-03-08: 🆕 Text Case 2021.3 🎉 Reorder and edit formats in flow creator 4 new title case variants (AMA, …

2021-03-07: Thoughts on WandaVision After the hype of the finale, I decided that I would finally give WandaVision a go. I had seen some …

2021-03-07: I just submitted an update to Text Case, and it took just 7 minutes for the macOS version to enter …

2021-03-07: After seeing some of the hype for the WandaVision finale, I decided that I’d give it a go. But …

2021-03-03: This may be taking it slightly too far, but along with refactoring the way title case formats work …

2021-03-01: The March Blogging Challenge has begun and today’s topic is “Routine”. Join the Discord to connect …

2021-02-28: It’s not exactly a world class photo, but I keep looking back at this one I took yesterday. The …

2021-02-28: The 25 years of Pokémon celebrations make me want to watch the anime series from scratch again. …

2021-02-28: I didn’t think that at 28 years old I would have just watched a virtual concert with Post …

2021-02-27: I went on a trip to Ashridge forest earlier today and took a ton of photos. I was very lucky with …

2021-02-26: A few more shots from my afternoon walk.

2021-02-26: Nice day for a short walk! Much better than being stuck inside and sat in front of a laptop.

2021-02-25: As much as I use the command line, I’m still a lazy person. And therefore, even if I have to …

2021-02-25: I think I’ve convinced myself today that I’m going to start looking for a remote role at …

2021-02-25: My only problem with finding a next job is that I’m an iOS developer, and I want to keep it …

2021-02-25: I’m really starting to think that I want to work at a remote company for my next job. Not just …

2021-02-25: I’ve been in Lightroom again. So here are three over-processed photos that I took last year in …

2021-02-25: What if you could localise Twitter? I was thinking about social networks in the context of local communitites earlier. It made me wonder …

2021-02-24: Reducing Interruptions I can’t quite say if this is a temporary phase I’m going through right now, since …

2021-02-24: I’ve been making some improvements to my blog theme again. This time focussing on the post …

2021-02-24: My Reading System I think I’ve finally found the reading system for me, and it’s all based on the …

2021-02-22: The various steps that Boris announced today seemed a bit too complex, so I thought I’d make a …

2021-02-22: My writing app challenge My challenge to find my ideal writing app continues! I’ve tried Editorial, iA Writer, and Ulysses in …

2021-02-21: I was watching a few videos on YouTube yesterday around street photography, and I found one quote to …

2021-02-19: Transgender Athletes and the Teams They Play On I came across a story on twitter regarding a transgender woman playing in a women’s basketball team …

2021-02-19: One question I need to answer for myself today, is Craft worth £44.99 a year?

2021-02-19: Thinking About Apple One I’m thinking about checking out Apple News+, and as soon as I saw the £9.99 subscription fee, …

2021-02-19: Comparing the UK COVID Test Data Against the Expected Rate of False Positives I heard an MP mention the other day that as the number of positive cases drop here in the UK, the …

2021-02-18: I'm back Okay, so I’ve decided to renew my Micro.blog subscription, and see if I can make it work for …

2020-07-09: How comes it’s virtually impossible to buy a decent pair of Nike SB Dunks now? Either you find …

2019-09-20: Text Case 2.2 Blog Post: blog.chrishannah.me/text-case… App Store: …

2019-09-13: I’ve updated my post about the iPhone battery life with two charts. The first using only the …

2019-07-23: I’m a bit late to the party, but here are some thoughts regarding Airmail’s recent …

2019-07-21: Stopping Audio at the Front Door I’m not sure if this is a thing that other people do. But I never listen to anything, whether …

2019-07-15: Our cat is really weird.

2019-05-23: I just came across a lonely post on Reddit under /r/blogs, titled “Girlfriend in a …

2019-05-22: Jay has decided to join me in my office, while I play some games after finishing work.

2019-05-21: I’ve decided to reactivate my Micro.blog hosted micro blog. I deactivated it 10 months ago, as I put …