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Kevin C. Tofel

It's just a CRUDdy app, but at least it's my CRUDdy app

Posted on April 23, 2021

The last time I blogged here was when I applied to the online Georgia Tech Masters in CS program six weeks ago. I'm still waiting to hear if I'm going to be a Yellow Jacket or not. While waiting, I…

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Wish me luck (I'm gonna need it)

Posted on February 28, 2021

I made a big life decision this past month. At age 51, I've applied to an online Masters in Computer Science program at Georgia Tech. Yeah, I'm surprised too. See, I always wanted to teach college…

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Replacing Google Drive or other cloud services for data privacy

Posted on February 08, 2021

I've been remiss in following up the series of blog posts on data privacy. I blame my insatiable need to keep honing my programming skills as once class ended in early December, I tackled my own…

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My first CRUDdy JavaScript app

Posted on November 30, 2020

We're in the home stretch of the fall semester where I'm taking my first JavaScript (JS) class. After learning most of the syntax basics (which aren't too different from what I've used in the past…

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Living a mobile life without Apple or Google, part 2: apps and email

Posted on November 29, 2020

Last week, I shared my current experiment of living without "big tech". I won't recap it in detail but I'm essentially using a de-Googled phone as my daily driver. I explain why in the prior post…

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