Ricco Førgaard

2019-10-01: Yesterday I tried Untitled Goose Game. First impression is that it’s very inventive. Kudos to the …

2019-09-09: Did you know you can write files with cat? Run cat with the > operator to pass the output to a …

2019-08-28: I’m writing JSON templates with jsonnet. I spent hours trying to grasp the syntax and how …

2019-08-25: The recipe for my Sunday slow cook.

2019-08-25: Sunday slow cook.

2019-07-15: An arctic fox I met the other day.

2019-06-15: I love my Hario pour over.

2018-08-04: I just made some kickass pizzas.

2018-08-01: Yet another sunny day after a few days of dark threatening clouds. I’m liking this summer.

2018-07-25: I don’t know if I’m picky or just think that my time is too valuable to risk wasting it, …

2018-07-05: Yesterday I saw Prophets of Rage live in Bergen and it was fucking amazing! I lost my sunglasses and …

2018-07-05: I made more Go I’m a big fan of the migrate project for doing database migrations in Go apps, and I’m …

2018-06-24: This is so amazing both in terms of technology and perseverance. youtu.be/EVbdbVhzc…

2018-06-16: My tv is stupid. When I turn it on with the Apple TV remote it shows the antenna input, but I can …

2018-06-10: Did somebody create a micro.blog based Instragram alternative yet (dot com)?

2018-06-10: Microsoft buying GitHub is not about making money on hosting code but owning a driver for …

2018-06-09: Yesterday I went to see a school play by my daughter’s class (6 year olds) and at least half of the …

2018-06-03: Microsoft buying GitHub seems like the right thing to do for New Microsoft. I’m actually …

2018-06-01: I love the cover to Weezer’s Africa cover ♥️ youtu.be/E4c7EE8_I…

2018-06-01: I’ve always had the same concerns about the auto-wipe-on-10-consecutive-passcode-fails feature …

2018-05-31: I like how I have to use URL shorteners to keep my posts under the 280 character limit. Takes me …

2018-05-31: One can question the authenticity of it but this video of a guy experiencing Rage Against the …

2018-05-28: Just going to work, that’s all.

2018-05-27: AirPod Freedom For two whole days now I’ve been outside painting my house. For almost the entire time I wore …

2018-05-26: Having a well deserved beer after painting half the house and while waiting for the grill to get …

2018-05-24: Wikipedia seems to be having technical issues. I think this is the first time I’ve experienced …

2018-05-24: Today I’m working from home. I like to do that once in a while but I mostly do it to save time …

2018-05-24: I think GDPR is a very important thing and I welcome it, but boy am I getting tired of all the …

2018-04-29: Wow, Samsung’s app ecosystem is such a train wreck. After only four apps and a lot of Googling …

2018-04-16: I like these transparent coffee mugs from IKEA.

2018-04-16: I just went from “I have nothing to eat” to making a delicious bolognese 🤤👨‍🍳

2018-04-01: I just returned from the movie theater where I watched Ready Player One. My verdict: Ho. Ly. …

2018-03-31: Hustwit is making a film about Dieter Rams. I love his other films and I’m really looking …

2018-03-31: It's Time for an RSS Revival It’s Time for an RSS Revival I, for one, welcome a second act for RSS and RSS readers. I love …

2018-02-27: Summer Memories 2017-06-29 On the way from Bergen to Denmark. 2017-07-03 The beautiful North Sea. 2017-07-04 …

2018-02-25: I finally replaced my iPhone 6 with something newer. It had to be an iPhone 8, since iPhone X was …

2018-02-25: I have something to say that can’t fit in a post on micro.blog. I’m reluctant to start a …

2018-02-08: I made a game! No, not really. I followed a tutorial on simple game development in Go and then I …

2018-02-06: Ready for launch.

2018-02-06: The camera on my phone doesn’t do the clouds this morning justice. I’d better get a new one…

2018-02-03: I can’t help but feeling a bit of schadenfreude when I look at installation instructions for …

2018-01-28: A grey, rainy, and windy Sunday. A good day for working on fun projects!

2018-01-28: I just released a new alpha version of my Micro.blog CLI, speck. Now with support for replying and …

2018-01-22: Be aware that speck is still an early alpha version. It only lets you list your timeline and write …

2018-01-22: Speck is now available with Homebrew. You can install it in two easy steps: brew tap …

2018-01-21: This week I discovered Fountains of Wayne and especially the song Hackensack. For some reason it …

2018-01-14: My CLI tool for micro.blog is now available on Github. I chose to call it speck. It’s still …

2018-01-14: I’m trying out @micron, a micro.blog app for iOS by @chrislopez. It looks really good so far and it …

2018-01-13: Another test posting from my CLI tool. If this goes well it’s now possible to create posts …

2018-01-13: I’m making a command line tool for micro.blog, mostly just to learn more Go. So far it can …

2018-01-11: Beautiful piece of street art in Bergen.

2018-01-06: Toying with food.

2018-01-06: I usually dislike this time of year thanks to bad weather and low temperatures, but it’s incredibly …

2018-01-04: Sunset in Bergen

2018-01-03: Done.

2018-01-02: I wouldn’t last a day in the Stone Age.

2017-12-28: Copenhagen sunset.

2017-12-23: My kid trying out VR Minecraft.

2017-12-23: Aalborg.

2017-12-22: When I was a kid my dad impressed me with making these. This took me a while.

2017-12-17: Enjoying life.

2017-12-16: 8 a.m. soccer tournament. It’s torture to get up this early on a Saturday but it’s fun to watch.

2017-12-14: Wife is watching Grey’s Anatomy and once in a while I hear the word “bitcoin.” The …

2017-12-14: I’m having a lot of issues with High Sierra on my work laptop. It’s insanely annoying and I’m not …

2017-12-13: An entire town made of gingerbread.

2017-12-12: I’m starting to get the original Instagram vibe from micro.blog. It would be amazing to make a …

2017-12-12: Connection.

2017-12-12: Outline.

2017-12-11: Working with dates in JavaScript is one of the reasons I’m starting to dislike the language. “Use a …

2017-12-10: Christmas tradition.

2017-12-09: I’m testing my micro.blog API client right now, so you may see some wierd posts :)

2017-12-09: Another test of my Go client library.

2017-12-09: Just testing how to post from my Go micro.blog API.

2017-12-09: It started snowing.

2017-12-08: I’ll never be done by Christmas.

2017-12-07: My colleague, Mads, telling strangers about how we use AWS at the company we work for.

2017-12-06: Here’s the code for my micro.blog Go client. So far I have only implemented read operations …

2017-12-06: Current side project: a micro.blog client in Go.

2017-11-26: 👉 and also these: Ways to do things Understanding Channels More to come.

2017-11-26: Some Go talks I want to recommend: Understanding Go Interfaces Program Your Next Server in Go Go + …

2017-11-26: I’ve been watching some talks about Go on YouTube lately, and it’s really growing on me. I have to …

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2017-10-01: Leaving for New York and Velocity in three hours. I should start packing, soon.

2017-09-23: In the market for a new wristband for my Apple Watch. It’s time to take it to the next level.

2017-09-22: My collection of Apple boxes. Incomplete, unfortunately.

2017-09-22: Bergen is hosting the 2017 UCI Road World Championships and some guy in my street went all in.

2017-09-09: Frustrating match, beautiful scenery.

2017-09-09: Today I’m fixing inexplicable things on my son’s PC. The reason I switched to Macs is …

2017-09-03: I’m building a place to sit outside shielded from wind and rain (it rains a lot here). …

2017-08-30: Spectacular sunrise today. I never like this time of year, really, when the darkness comes creeping …

2017-08-27: Tomatoes are maturing. Only downside is that they are the size of peas. Western Norwegian climate …

2017-08-25: This Lagavulin is one fine whisky. Cheers!

2017-07-27: Whenever I look for chords for songs I want to learn to play, I really get put off by how much these …

2017-07-21: It’s always sad when our idols go, especially when it happens way too soon. A few days ago, …

2017-05-13: Years and years of worshipping Microsoft and neglecting basic security has made the recent attack …

2017-05-09: It’s raining again, for the first time in almost two weeks. Living in Bergen everything gets …

2017-05-07: I just watched Cobain: Montage of Heck. The feeling I’m left with is how many things could …

2017-05-05: I feel greatly privileged to be able to call this my daily commute.

2017-05-04: I just added awesome wifi configuration to my ESP8266 with WiFiManager and two lines of code. I …

2017-05-03: LA has to prepare for the solar eclipse in August. This is cool in two ways: That solar power …

2017-05-03: Ben Affleck’s DVD commentary on Armageddon is hilarious but he also has a point. That movie is …

2017-05-03: Bergen as seen from Ulriken (or, technically from the cable car).

2017-05-02: They sure like time lapses on Better Call Saul season 3. Not that there’s anything wrong with …

2017-05-02: Back to work after a long weekend.

2017-05-01: Incredible how they painted backgrounds by hand on film sets before CGI.

2017-05-01: Relaxing with some Go reading after a nice day working in the garden. Up next: putting the kids to …

2017-05-01: Spring has finally arrived in Bergen, too. Now: fighting moss in the lawn.

2017-05-01: I’m selling my iPad Pro in favor of a 13” MacBook Pro. Why? My iPad had become a mere …

2017-04-30: Today I used my dotfiles for real for the first time when setting up my new pre-owned MacBook Pro. …

2017-04-30: Moving from Google Apps to fastmail.com and crossing fingers their spam filter is good enough 🤞

2017-04-29: Hello micro.blog! Looking forward to making your acquaintance.