Visual Studio Power Tools

Power Tools is an extension application for Microsoft Visual Studio. It is free to download, and is developed by Microsoft. Here is a summary of the features, from the website Peek Help Solution Error Visualizer Structure Visualizer Double click to maximize windows Timestamp margin Quick…

Infinite note taking space with BigPicture

While searching around for a javascript resource called BigPicture.js (which is a script to support viewing images and videos online – you can find more on it here), I found another amazing project. It’s essentially an endless text canvas, allowing you to type anywhere on…

Another online code editor

In the past I have found and shared online resources for developers (e.g. playcode.io), and today I have another one! htmleditor.io does basically what the URL suggests – it allows you to edit HTML. But it does it all in your browser. And it renders…

Notepad++

Today I want to say share how great Notepad++ is. I’m actually surprised I haven’t blogged about it before! At it’s core, it’s a text editor. But here are a few features that I feel make it worth downloading Multiple documents can be opened in…

Wikiwand over Wikipedia

Wikipedia has the articles, and Wikiwand makes them beautiful. Wikiwand refers to itself as a “reader” for Wikipedia.org, but it is essentially a restyle of the Wikipedia website. As far as I can tell, every page is ported (it may even be converted dynamically). And…

Atom has a great way to provide help

I recently downloaded a new text editor for my Windows PC, called Atom. I won’t go into it too much, but I will say it seems like a great text editor. The default theme is great (I’m a fan of dark themes), and the concept…

Easily peep at a webpages style

Another day, another plug of an awesome tool. Introducing CCS Peeper, a free Google Chrome extension. It’s incredibly easy to use, and very powerful. Just browse to a site, and click the CSS Peeper extension button. Immediately you are presented with helpful general CSS statistics…

Keeping the knife edge sharp

Today I wanted to share a mobile app that I’ve started using, called Enki So far I have only taken a stab at the CSS and Javascript workouts, but the user experience is great and I’ve really enjoyed doing it. And most importantly, I’ve learned…

Today I discovered an new Search Engine

I, probably like many of you, am signed up receive newsletters from various tech-related websites. These newsletters often include tips & tricks, and new emerging technologies, and are often an interesting read. Today was one of those interesting days. I was introduced to Qwant. An…