A list of random interesting things I’ve seen over the last month or so.
- CloudConvert (https://cloudconvert.com/): A very nice image processing cloud server that is able to convert all kinds of file formats. It also converts for the images including audio, video, documents, ebooks, archives, spreadsheets, presentations, … Free for limited use, pay for more.
- What size are the Icons in a Windows 8.1 Tile? Windows 8 Icon Guide (https://www.creativefreedom.co.uk/icon-designers-blog/what-size-are-the-icons-in-a-windows-8-1-tile/): A nice icon sizing guide for Windows 8.1.
- Dependency Walker (http://www.dependencywalker.com/): Provides a utility to determine the dependencies of a Microsoft module. Also distributed in older Microsoft VS.
- The windows “where” command works like the Unix “which” command to find the path of an executable name.
- Run multiple commands from a cmd shell (http://stackoverflow.com/a/8055430/86923).
- The node npm path length problem as described here has been fixed in npm 3!!! (http://stackoverflow.com/a/31315303/86923)
- Upgrading on npm, easiest is to go to node installed directly and run “npm install npm@latest” (without the -g) (http://stackoverflow.com/a/26908900/86923)
- “Great companies don’t hire skilled people and motivate them, they hire already motivated people and inspire them.”
― Simon Sinek, Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action
- More Simon Sinek Quotes (https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/3158574.Simon_Sinek)