This is my blog about computers, programming, tech, and things that bother me. I hope it bothers you too.

Follow for the latest updates!

Blog Posts

HTTPS Required

Websites should default to HTTPS now. Its safe to assume everyone should be using it already or planning to implement it.

Profile Austin Delamar Jun 29, 2017

privacy https  encryption  security  449 0

Don't Violate Imgur's Terms of Service by using it as a CDN

I was using Imgur as a CDN (content delivery network) to host all my images for my websites. Don't make the same mistake I did!

Profile Austin Delamar Jun 12, 2017

web webdev  cdn  3,199 0

Mini PCs Will Replace Desktops

SFF (small form factor) PCs will takeover the midtower PC market, just like how tablets have taken a chunk of the laptop share.

Profile Austin Delamar May 30, 2017

predictions sffpc  hardware  marketing  2,537 0

Some of My Favorite iOS Apps

Right now these apps are awesome: Signal, Firefox Focus, bitwarden, Authenticator, OpenVPN, and of course ProtonMail.

Profile Austin Delamar May 09, 2017

favorites iOS  mobile-apps  1,066 0

JavaScript Dependent Websites

If websites are like cake, then JavaScript would be the candles. But a cake without candles is still a cake. Right?

Profile Austin Delamar Apr 26, 2017

observations javascript  webdev  1,491 0

2 Years Without Gmail

I switched to ProtonMail for better email privacy. I'm satisfied with my choice but its not without some drawbacks.

Profile Austin Delamar Apr 03, 2017

privacy email  encryption  privacy  security  1,084 0

Video Game Trends that are Toxic

What's worse? Microtransactions, pre-order bonuses, yearly subscriptions, P2P networking, day-1 DLC, or something else?

Profile Austin Delamar Mar 28, 2017

gaming video-games  marketing  404 0

Every Company needs a Web Developer

You'll also need lots of coffee to pay the developer.

Profile Austin Delamar Mar 06, 2017

workplace webdev  marketing  491 0

Why I use Ad-Block

Online advertising had its chance, but plagued itself with spam, pop-ups, auto-playing videos, unregulated data collection, and even some unintentional viruses.

Profile Austin Delamar Feb 13, 2017

privacy advertising  ad-block  security  717 0

You should use Two-Factor Authentication now

Especially if you use a weak password for multiple websites. Enabling 2FA everywhere will help protect your internet identity from the next big leak.

Profile Austin Delamar Jan 04, 2017

privacy security  passwords  2FA  472 0

What I learned 4 years after College

4 years of classes followed by 4 years of work taught me: you never really stop learning.

Profile Austin Delamar Nov 21, 2016

life-lessons computer-science  college  347 0

Tips for building Java applications on Windows

exe wrappers, install/uninstall, fancy icons, shortcuts with java arguments, windows registry entries, and more options for java apps.

Profile Austin Delamar Sep 29, 2016

advice java  windows  381 0


Page 2 of 3