Three months working remotely

Around three years months ago, I wrote a blog post about my experiences of the first couple of weeks in quarantine and working from home full time. It can be summarised as: I expected it to be easy, it wasn't. I thought I'd follow that post up with an update…

Twitter Auto Delete

Twitter Auto Delete - Github - qassimUpdate - 17/10/2020I have pushed an update to the repository which adds the following: Automatically archive deleted tweet data before deleting itArchiving happens to a bucket that is created as part of the SAM template, to a jsonl (JSON Lines) file.It…

Two weeks quarantined and working from home

It has been nearly two weeks since my employer (BBC, Design + Engineering) asked us to work from home due to the on-going coronavirus pandemic. The experience has been somewhat mixed and surprising and I thought, given I'm stuck at home alone and bored, I'd write about it! ExpectationsI'm no stranger…

Lady Bird

This year, 2018, marked 10 years since I left school, it doesn't feel that long ago and it's quite scary. This isn't something I mentally took any note of, it wasn't something I was counting down to, it didn't stand out to me as a notable moment whatsoever. But looking…

Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2 (RDR2) is genuinely a milestone for the games industry, it will be a game that is looked back on as one that raised the bar in a fair few important ways. Personally, however, I'm still not sure what I think of it. It's definitely very good…