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By Sébastien Dubois

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#97・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Black Friday Experiments

This week has been pretty fun in my lab.After publishing my latest article, I've decided to share it on Hacker News. Luckily, it made its way to the front page, which resulted in a spike in visits to my blog.

 
#96・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Midweek Links #11

That's all folks!If you want to support my work and receive even more from me, then become a supporter and share the link to the newsletter with your friends: https://newsletter.dsebastien.net ❤️PS: don't forget to join the Personal Knowledge Management commu…

 
#95・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter -

Since I've decided to optimize for happiness instead of income, my indie lab remains my favorite place to work. It's incredibly fun and rewarding.Lately, I've been thinking about how to move away from Revue, as the service is apparently bound to disappear soo…

 
#94・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Falling off the clouds

Most companies and individuals now host a majority of their data and applications "in the cloud". There's no easy way back. It's easier, even if more costly. And it's even harder for individuals, as most services are "free". Of course, most are anything BUT f…

 
#93・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Time off

No new article this week.

 
#92・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Midweek Links #10

That's all folks!If you want to support my work and receive even more from me, then become a supporter and share the link to the newsletter with your friends: https://newsletter.dsebastien.net ❤️PS: don't forget to join the Personal Knowledge Management commu…

 
#91・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Month in review

This month was quiet. Quiet because I was busy with life, and life was busy with me 😂My most important "woo" of the month is the fact that I've finally published a YouTube video. I'm not proud of the result because I know about all the mistakes I've made and …

 
#90・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Gearing up

This week I wrote a piece about my favorite Obsidian plugins. I want more people to realize how cool the plugin ecosystem of Obsidian is.

 
#89・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Energy crisis

No new article this week

 
#88・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Silence is golden

I really need your help. If you get value from this newsletter, please consider becoming a supporter. You'll be able to join the curious minds private community and meet like-minded people while enabling me to keep creating content. If you prefer, you can als…

 
#87・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Month in review

This month wasn't my most productive, but I did get back on my feet and started new initiatives. I wanted to launch my YouTube channel this month but realized that I'm still afraid to hit the "record" button. I need to better prepare for this. The issue is ob…

 
#86・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Procrastination

The revenue that the lab generates seems quite stable at the moment, at around ~900/month, all income sources put together. This is quite nice, as it pays for the car loan and gas.The lab has been very quiet this week, as I haven't found much motivation to tr…

 
#85・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Prompt engineering

During the last few months, my interest in AI image generation has grown a great deal. It started with me reading about DALL-E, and realizing how much potential this has for creativity, and was renewed with the release of stable-diffusion under an Open Source…

 
#84・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Midweek Links #9

That's all folks!If you want to support my work and receive even more from me, then become a supporter and share the link to the newsletter with your friends: https://newsletter.dsebastien.net ❤️PS: don't forget to join the Personal Knowledge Management commu…

 
#83・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Calm Business

I really need your help. If you get value from this newsletter, please consider becoming a supporter. You'll be able to join the curious minds private community and meet like-minded people while enabling me to keep creating content.If you prefer, you can also…

 
#82・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Eyes on target

Alright, let's goooo! 🚀⚠️I need your help. If you get value from this newsletter, please consider becoming a supporter. You'll be able to join the curious minds private community and meet like-minded people while enabling me to keep creating content.If you pr…

 
#81・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Back to it

The lab is a bit dusty, but nothing dramatic. I just need to pick up things where I left them.As planned, I'm now getting ready to start my YouTube journey. This is going to be fun. This week I'll configure my new camera with the PC and make some tests. If al…

 
#80・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Misguided

When I grew up, my dad didn't believe in me... He considered that I was a failure and that I should give up going to school altogether. I clearly remember his words: "T'es un bon à rien. Je vais t'apprendre à travailler moi. Tu vas aller à l'usine et tu verra…

#79・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Disconnected

The lab is closed for the holidays.

#78・

DeveloPassion's Newsletter - Heat waves

As I'm writing these lines, a new heat wave is upon us in Europe. Temperatures of ~36 degrees (96.8 Fahrenheit) are expected in various countries, and Belgium is no exception.Heat waves tend to slow everything down, and even stop some things entirely. Few sys…