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Merging Internal USB Connectors
·3 mins
Recently I bought a new computer and while assembling it, I ran into a problem where I didn’t have enough internal USB Type A 2.0 (The “normal” rectangle one you gotta flip three times) headers on the motherboard. The outside of the case has one Type C (USB C) and one Type A SuperSpeed(+)?


Employee Morale
·5 mins
The impact to a business of low employee morale can be monumental. The way in which these impacts manifest are plentiful with varying degrees of severity. Not only is it bad from a business perspective, but it’s also not fun to be an employee in a workplace with low morale or worse yet, be an employee with low morale.
Technical Debt
·6 mins
Technical Debt /ˈtɛknɪk(ə)l dɛt/ noun The result of poor and uninformed decisions, typically within a project. but we need to go live two days ago! synonyms: Design Debt, Code Debt antonyms: Happy, Pleased, Content Normal Debt # Like any kind of debt, you assume it for a particular reason. Maybe you can’t afford to buy that car outright, but you’ll be able to afford it over a period of time; so you take on debt, buy the car, and you pay it back over a period of a few months.


Post Outage Review
·5 mins
No matter how well you plan for something, you will inevitably have something go wrong that simply couldn’t be catered for. One day you will find yourself dealing with an unplanned outage. Drawing from your bag of holding, you resolve the problem but now you have to provide answers to The Business - and it’s not happy.


Ghost Emails Using Email Hosting
·2 mins
Ghost uses Nodemailer to fling emails around, which means you can use an email hosting solution with Ghost in order to send emails out. The Ghost team have covered self hosted mail configuration, though it might not be obvious what to do if you use a lesser known email hosting solution, or even operate your own.