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Guillermo Esteves

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  1. Sunday, June 19, 2022

    Race report: Bozeman Triathlon

    I just finished my first Olympic triathlon. Here’s how it went.

  2. Sunday, April 17, 2022

    How to run Slack apps on free Heroku dynos seamlessly using CloudFront & Lambda@Edge

    How I use CloudFront and Lambda@Edge functions to work around free Heroku dyno limitations.

  3. Saturday, October 30, 2021

    How I back up my Lightroom catalogs

    A quick writeup on how I keep my Lightroom catalogs backed up.

  4. Wednesday, August 10, 2016

    Making intrinsic ratio elements with a max height

    A little CSS technique I wrote for making elements with a fixed ratio that can also be constrained to a maximum height.

  5. Tuesday, February 17, 2015

    Building iOS-like transparency effects in CSS with backdrop-filter

    Here’s how you can use the new -webkit-backdrop-filter property to build cool iOS-like transparency effects with CSS.

  6. Sunday, September 25, 2011

    I love Chrome’s automatic updates

    Older versions of Chrome virtually disappear as soon as a new version is released, which is nice.

  7. Thursday, September 22, 2011

    Better infinite scrolling with the HTML5 History API

    A technique to improve infinite or endless scrolling using the HTML5 History API.

  8. Monday, September 19, 2011

    Hello, World

    After almost four years on Tumblr, I’ve decided it’s time to switch blog platforms.

  9. Friday, March 26, 2010

    CSS glow effects with box-shadow

    A really nice touch to add to a form, or any other elements you might want to highlight.

  10. Sunday, November 29, 2009

    The Star Wars opening crawl in HTML & CSS

    I’ve rebuilt the opening crawl for Star Wars Episode IV using only HTML and CSS.

  11. Saturday, March 7, 2009

    Start BitTorrent downloads remotely with Dropbox

    Here’s a quick way to start BitTorrent downloads remotely, if you’re using Dropbox and Transmission.

  12. Friday, June 20, 2008

    Fixing Web Sharing after a Time Machine restore

    Restoring Mac OS X from a Time Machine backup breaks Web Sharing. Here’s how to fix it.

  13. Tuesday, April 8, 2008

    Helvetica Neue Light

    How to use Helvetica Neue Light correctly in CSS.

  14. Friday, June 23, 2006

    Macintosh 512K

    I’m the proud owner of a great piece of computer history.

  15. Thursday, June 8, 2006

    How to get a D-Link DWL-G650+ Wi-Fi adapter to work in Ubuntu Linux 6.06

    The D-Link DWL-G650+ doesn’t work in Ubuntu with the default firmware; here are two ways to replace it with the one that works.