• Background noise with Bose QC35 headphones

    I use Bose QuietComfort 35 headphones quite a bit at work where I’ve got them paired to my Windows 10 PC. One of the few downsides I face every once in a while is that the mic on the headphones ends up piping in background noise into the headphones. I pretty much never use the headphones for actual calls, so…

  • Wildcards in Word

    This is mostly a note to self, but may be useful to others trying to figure out or remember how to search for end of lines in Word and replace with a character. The case I almost always need to do this is taking a long list of people’s email addresses in some sort of list and converting it into…

  • Domain renewal rate raised from $13 to $990

    I’ve collected several domain names over the years. It’s almost always the first step I take after having a new idea for a project. The hard reality though is I rarely end up getting to a second step. Basically, I’ve become a collector of pretty uninteresting domain names. Anyway, I’m used to getting renewal notification mails every so often and…

  • SongTxt – Use VS Code to edit chord and guitar tab files

    Started a project this weekend that I’ve been meaning to get to for a while now. It’s called SongTxt and it’s a Visual Studio Code extension that makes it a better experience for anyone who transcribes songs into text files consisting of lyrics, chords, and guitar tabs. I.e., if you submit tabs to sites like Ultimate Guitar, you may want…

  • Matthew Mayfield – History (chords)

    Here are the chords to another Matthew Mayfield track off his Recoil album. Note that the chords below are in standard tuning. Matthew plays this song tuned down a whole step though. Scroll all the way down to the end to see what the chords are in that tuning.