My Summer Spring Cleaning, Part 1

Over the past few weeks I’ve been upgrading large parts of my personal server infrastructure, including new hardware in my home and different hosts in the butt cloudTM.
Since I spent half the time of the setup reading through …

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Remember the X-Files?

Setup and data retrieval

Here are the R packages I used for the analysis. Some of them are from GitHub, and two of them are my own packages. It seems I need this stuff a lot.

library(rvest)
library(dplyr)
library(magrittr)
library(stringr) …
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Plex and Emby


EDIT 2019-09-14: Please note that this post is pretty old. If you’re trying to make a decision between the two systems, this might not be the best place to start.


Having a media center and appropriate infrastructure in your own home is a nice …

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Shows going down the drain lately

I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but lately I’ve done a lot of stuff with tv shows.
Along the way, I noticed some trends with a few shows which seemed quite interesting to me, namely some shows were going straight down the drain, at …

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Solving problems nobody ever has

Remember that last post?
No?
Good. Then don’t scroll down. Or do. Idunno.

One thing I wanted for my more-or-less-automated TV show plots was appropriate colors to differentiate seasons.
I assume that’s a problem we can all relate to.

Of …

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