How to fix long page load times on Heroku

If you have a free Heroku instance, you might sometimes face a long first page load time on your web application. This is because Heroku will shut down your instance after a while if nobody visits your site. This is a problem I have encountered with Bill Splitter since my girlfriend and I were the […]

Change the logon keyboard layout in Windows 7

If you have recently changed keyboard layouts on Windows 7, you might have realized the logon screen isn’t necessarily changing its keyboard layout. To fix this, go in Control Panel -> Region and Language -> Administrative -> Welcome screen and new user accounts and click Copy Settings

Universal browser quick tips

These little-known tips will make web browsing easier and faster. Have any more to suggest? Leave a comment. Middle-clicking a tab will close it. Middle-clicking a link will open it in a new tab. You can also middle-click the task bar preview in Windows to close the tab or window. Ctrl+Shift+T will open the last […]