Things that are interesting to me, subjects I am researching, and useful information I want to be able to reference.

One of my favorite ways to learn is to document my ideas and exploration, I enjoy the low bandwidth editing that occurs in this site, and this space gives me the opportunity to share with myself and with you.


Systems Engineering

Intro to Systems Engineering

Back to basics

A YouTube series that provides a broad overview of how systems engineering helps you develop complex projects that meet program objectives in an efficient way.

Software Development

Professional-grade mypy configuration


Type hints are an essential part of modern Python. Type hints are the enabler for clever IDEs, they document the code, and even reduce unit testing needs. Most importantly, type hints make the code more robust and maintainable which are the attributes that every serious project should aim for.


How often should I rotate my ssh keys?


The approach I is to use a coordination server to store all my public keys, then use an ansible playbook to automate the distribution of those to every server in my infrastructure. This does this in a way that removes keys that are not on the coordination server, which ensures I retire old keys when I am done with them.


Virtual Readability Lab

Make your reading faster and more efficient

Take their 5 minute test and find out which font works best for you!


How To Make Scroll Bars Wider in Windows 10/11

Make your day to day working in Windows better

Since Windows 8, Microsoft removed all options to control any advanced appearance settings of the operating system. While you can still change the Windows theme, you cannot adjust how specific controls look, like it was possible in all releases starting from Windows 95 all the way up to Windows 7. Windows 10 and Windows 11 does not bring those options back. Increasing the scrollbar width/height on Windows 10/11 PC’s or tablets has been an issue for a lot of Windows users. Although you can do it very quick this feature is a bit tricky to get to but we will see in a short and easy tutorial how we can change the width/height of the scrollbar in Windows.