February 1, 2018

What I was reading – Jan 2018 Edition

Welcome to the first monthly edition of my “What I’m reading” series. Click here to read other posts in this series. I’ve been compiling this list […]
January 13, 2018

Django: Setting Cookie and returning a rendered template – an example

While trying to figure out how to set cookies with Django (something I’ve been lucky enough to not have to do) I was of course searching […]
January 6, 2018

Introducing StewPolley Tools

As mentioned in my “year in review” post, I mentioned wanting to release tools that others may find useful in their day to day lives. I […]
January 5, 2018

Allowing HTML Purifier to accept the details and summary tags.

The HTML Purifier library is a great way to filter user-supplied HTML, normally from WYSIWYG Rich Text editors, and remove potentially malicious content. It can also […]
January 2, 2018

2017 Year in Review – What I’m reading!

It’s a brand new year. Many people have set their new years resolutions, companies are starting new projects, and for those in Australia and other countries […]
December 29, 2017

Hello world!

In the IT world, an online presence allows an individual to get their name out there and be known. While I don’t plan on being a […]
December 16, 2017

Rendering a JSON string inside a script with Django

Building a list of form submissions in Django last night was causing me some issues. This is likely a common issue for people and something most […]
November 21, 2017

Django, Axios and CSRF

I am currently building a simple Django based web-app. Part of this app is a registration form. It has a rather nice UI, built from Vue, […]
January 10, 2017

Getting setup.py to add commands to the path

There’s a number of articles out there that mention this, but they’re a bit of a pain to follow. Of them all, I found this set […]
July 5, 2015

Deleting files within a directory with a given extension

I wanted to delete a large number of .SRT files from some TV shows I had. (Sub-title files) Going through each folder + selecting the files […]