Ambience https://www.ambience.sk Musings & rants on internet, Slovakia, Linux, SEO, politics (and more) served in English Thu, 23 Apr 2020 08:37:29 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.1 https://www.ambience.sk/wp-content/uploads/ambience.png Ambience https://www.ambience.sk 32 32 uBlock: How to block an anti ad blocker? https://www.ambience.sk/ublock-how-to-block-an-anti-ad-blocker/ https://www.ambience.sk/ublock-how-to-block-an-anti-ad-blocker/#respond Wed, 22 Apr 2020 19:07:04 +0000 https://www.ambience.sk/?p=776 Recently one of these messages started to pop-up on the news website I frequent (and where I pay for a subscription!): You are seeing this…

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Solution: uBlock: YouTube – “An error occured. Please try again later” error https://www.ambience.sk/ublock-youtube-error-occurred/ https://www.ambience.sk/ublock-youtube-error-occurred/#respond Sun, 15 Mar 2020 12:12:27 +0000 https://www.ambience.sk/?p=767 If you use uBlock (or uBlock origin) and get an error playing videos on YouTube, you might have a filter enabled that causes an interference.…

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My laptop replacement for shorter trips: A mobile phone and a bluetooth keyboard https://www.ambience.sk/my-laptop-replacement-for-shorter-trips-a-mobile-phone-and-a-bluetooth-keyboard/ https://www.ambience.sk/my-laptop-replacement-for-shorter-trips-a-mobile-phone-and-a-bluetooth-keyboard/#respond Wed, 26 Feb 2020 22:02:29 +0000 https://www.ambience.sk/?p=744 I was traveling recently and forgot to take a notebook charger with me. My notebook lasts a few hours these days, but I had three…

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I Made a Chatbot Before It Was Cool https://www.ambience.sk/i-made-a-chatbot-before-it-was-cool/ https://www.ambience.sk/i-made-a-chatbot-before-it-was-cool/#respond Thu, 30 Jan 2020 22:12:03 +0000 https://www.ambience.sk/?p=727 Do you remember ICQ? It used to be a thing for communication. You know, we all used ICQ around year 2000 the same way you…

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Digital Signage / Dashboards for Companies https://www.ambience.sk/digital-signage-dashboards-for-companies/ https://www.ambience.sk/digital-signage-dashboards-for-companies/#comments Tue, 28 Jan 2020 20:20:54 +0000 https://www.ambience.sk/?p=725 I have been playing with a company dashboard for over a year, integrating multiple sources of data to be displayed. My dashboard setup is simple.…

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Long live RSS! https://www.ambience.sk/long-live-rss/ https://www.ambience.sk/long-live-rss/#respond Sat, 15 Jun 2019 19:44:40 +0000 https://www.ambience.sk/?p=698 I have been using RSS since the first (we)blogs started to pop up. It used to be difficult and time taking to go to each…

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Emoji 😺 URL 🍅 test https://www.ambience.sk/%f0%9f%8c%b4-emoji-%f0%9f%98%ba-url-t%f0%9f%8d%85st-%f0%9f%98%8d/ https://www.ambience.sk/%f0%9f%8c%b4-emoji-%f0%9f%98%ba-url-t%f0%9f%8d%85st-%f0%9f%98%8d/#respond Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:45:59 +0000 https://www.ambience.sk/?p=687 You can ignore or have a good laugh about this emoji 🍅 post. It’s completely up to you. 🐵 Btw, there are: a tomatoe, monkey…

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On Backward Compatibility https://www.ambience.sk/on-backward-compatibility/ https://www.ambience.sk/on-backward-compatibility/#respond Thu, 22 Nov 2018 23:18:29 +0000 https://www.ambience.sk/?p=678 When I used to develop a certain CMS / framework, backward compatibility was a holy grail for me. If I wanted to change a function,…

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Retro toys and games from 1980’s Czechoslovakia https://www.ambience.sk/retro-games-from-1980s-czechoslovakia/ https://www.ambience.sk/retro-games-from-1980s-czechoslovakia/#respond Tue, 24 Jul 2018 20:01:41 +0000 https://www.ambience.sk/?p=661 I found some old toys and retro games lying in the closets unused. Let’s put them to use, I said to myself and put them…

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Assorted Personal Archive https://www.ambience.sk/assorted-personal-archive/ https://www.ambience.sk/assorted-personal-archive/#respond Sun, 20 May 2018 21:10:50 +0000 https://www.ambience.sk/?p=649 I have started to go through some of my old stuff that’s been lying around closed in the boxes and closets for long time. I…

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