My Ramblings

I just write about what comes to my mind :)

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Old mp3 players and Song Cover Art

A few weeks ago I found my old Sony Walkman mp3 player buried deep into old stuff from past. It’s a blue NWZ-E something and it still looked great and after charging it up again, turned on. After I was done exploring the interfaces and drowning in nostalgia, I put some mp3 files on there but the cover art just wouldn’t show :( about 10 forum threads from 201X later…...

June 12, 2021 · 2 min

Mailchimp Newsletters as RSS Feeds

So these services that turn a newsletter into an RSS Feed have been around for some time now. Odds are, if you use an RSS reader, you probably know about services like kill the newsletter that receive the newsletter for you and turn that into an Atom feed. But recently I discovered that Mailchimp, a service widely used for newsletter creation and management (in fact, I can’t even remember the last time I encountered a newsletter that wasn’t hosted on Mailchimp), publishes all newsletter items in an archive listing which has RSS feeds....

March 9, 2021 · 2 min