Three months working remotely

Around three years months ago, I wrote a blog post [https://blog.qassim.uk/two-weeks-quarantined-wfh/] 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…

Twitter Auto Delete

Twitter Auto Delete - Github - qassim [https://github.com/qassim/twitter-auto-delete] Update - 17/10/2020 I have pushed an update to the repository which adds the following: * Automatically archive deleted tweet data before deleting it * Archiving happens to a bucket that is created as part of the SAM…

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! Expectations I'm no…

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…

Sony WH-1000XM3

As I explained in my post about the Bang & Olufsen H6s [https://blog.qassim.uk/2017/11/14/bang-olufsen-h6-2nd-generation/], I'm not an audiophile, I don't know what I'm talking about - so take everything you read here with a pinch of salt. But I bought another pair of headphones, in…