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Ibrahim Diallo

May 2022

Reviewing the OnePlus 3 after 6 years of use

Reviewing the OnePlus 3 after 6 years of use

What does it mean to use a phone for 6 years? Can you even use a smartphone for this long? Every year, there is a new iPhone, there is a new Samsung, there is a new Pixel. These are great devices. But for every year that these new devices came out, I asked myself the same question. What will I be gaining by switching my old phone?

In defense of boredom

In defense of boredom

In 2017, I set a new goal. I wanted to read. I wanted to read every book I could get my hands on. I started small with the Alchemist, and the next thing you know I was deep in the Game of thrones series, reflecting on Xaro Xhoan Daxos's story line. I loved every book I read, even the ones I hated. They gave me new ideas I never thought off. Reading is like living, but on steroids. You travel far and wide, through time, through history, and even into ideas, all from the comfort of your couch. I really enjoyed reading. But when I looked through my little online library this year, I found that I hadn't read a single book in 2022.

JS Tip of the day

Making smooth animations with JavaScript's requestAnimationFrame

If you ever animated anything with JavaScript then you know that it is a very manual process. You call a function and make your changes incrementally until the …

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