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My Year in Review – 2020 Edition

2020 in General So to start off, COVID-19 just completely messed up all of my 2020 plans. This is both with my professional plans as well as my personal plans,…

Visual Studio Code with LaTeX – Follow-up

I posted an article about using Visual Studio Code with LaTeX earlier this year and I wanted to do a follow-up with some of the additional extensions that I have been utilizing, as well as some of the extra configuration items that I have been using as I have made this environment my primary LaTeX editor.

Apple ARM Transition

It had been a rumour for many years that Apple was finally going to ditch Intel and use their own custom processors in all of their devices, the exact same ones that they have been utilizing in their iOS devices for the last few years.

The Great Work From Home Experiment

To say that 2020 has not been going well would be a big understatement. The COVID-19 Pandemic came out of nowhere and it has rapidly disrupted the lives of hundreds of millions of people. Entire countries were and still are under full or partial lock down, air travel is virtually non-existent and manufacturing is seriously impacted. I won’t even get into the economic repercussions since that will take a long time to determine once the Pandemic is finally over. When this is all over, many businesses that closed as a result of COVID-19 will likely never open their doors again. Businesses that were "already on the brink" will likely not survive as well.

SpaceX DM-2 Flight

The SpaceX Demonstration Mission 2 Flight successfully flew on May 30 2020 at 3:22pm EST. Despite a weather delay from a few days prior, the flight went off without a hitch.