Nikhil Nigade

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2020-09-19: Istanbul, 2019 Ferries Galata Tower Hagia Sofia

2020-09-18: This week has been a roller coaster! I need rest 😓

2020-09-17: Arun wrote on his blog about the macOS System Preferences app and its design over the years and …

2020-09-17: Elytra 2.0 was just approved and should slowly become available on the App Store. I wrote about the …

2020-09-16: As if 2020 wasn’t stressful already, Apple decided it wasn’t enough and turned things up …

2020-09-15: Since December of 2019, I’d been really looking forward to today, the Annual September Apple …

2020-09-14: Made pulled chicken for the first time last night. Turned out pretty well, would have preferred it …

2020-09-11: Will be spending a good part of my Saturday creating better rules in Mail.app to categorise my email …

2020-08-13: Discovered a house plant dressed in rain water and decided to click some still life shots. It had …

2020-08-13: Today I discovered music by Sister Rosetta Tharpe. Today is a good day. Here’s the playlist …

2020-08-02: Gorgeous moon rise today.

2020-07-28: Elytra was featured again on the AppStore yesterday. 🎉

2020-07-25: Made 3-cheese pizza for dinner last night. I’m slowly getting the dough right. I still …

2020-06-09: O’right, the setting sun is making things interesting.

2020-06-09: Some panorama shots of the incoming clouds ☁️

2020-06-09: The monsoon clouds are closing in.

2020-06-05: Spotted a “Bob Ross” Cloud today. :]

2020-06-04: As an Airtel Cellular Services subscriber, I am not sure how I feel about Amazon looking to buy …

2020-06-04: Glorious sunset sky lines after a storm.

2020-06-03: The only thing I could pair with the stormy weather we have in Pune right now was some Ramen …

2020-06-02: I released Elytra for Web in Public Beta earlier today. I have been working on it since Dec. 2019 …

2020-06-01: Apple has finally improved and optimised the AMD6000X kext (Navi GPUs) in MacOS 10.15.5 yielding a …

2020-06-01: Updated the wallpaper to something less flashy. I believe I am now set.

2020-06-01: I don’t know why I didn’t get monitor arms sooner. Got my shipment today. Took 30-min to setup and …

2020-05-31: Changi Airport’s (Singapore) Terminal 4 has been working on an automated check-in, immigration …

2020-05-02: And just like that, I complete a week of no-smoking. It wasn’t easy, but I never thought …

2020-04-26: I Quit I took my own advice. Not entirely by choice. But I did it. Today, at 7:30PM, I completed 24 hours …

2020-04-05: 4. Self-Sufficient Humans are inherently self-sufficient beings with a certain position in the food-chain. We can cook …

2020-04-04: 3. Contactless This is it. This is the worst possible manifestation of the idea, but this is probably what we …

2020-04-03: 2. The Commerce The IT & BPO Sector are two of the top four largest industry sectors in my city. Being in such …

2020-04-03: 1. Inessential Travel Over the next couple of days, I’m writing down my thoughts on what this pandemic’s effects can be …

2020-03-29: In 2018, I added support for RPC pings in Elytra. In 2019, I promised first class support for RPC …

2020-03-24: Remote Working/Working from Home isn’t for everyone. It works for some people, some people …

2020-03-22: I have not heard so many birds all chirping and singing for at least 15 years. I can hear possibly a …

2020-03-22: Helvetica is streaming for free this week. This and Restaurants on the Edge should have me covered …

2020-03-18: Made a simple sour cream and smoked ham sandwich with the sourdough baguette. Incredible flavour, …

2020-03-18: I made my first ever sour dough bread, my first ever baguette, and I am very happy with how they …

2020-03-11: Started making my first sourdough starter on Monday. Stone ground whole wheat and stone ground whole …

2020-03-05: Spotted this gorgeous blooming tree on my morning walk. Anyone know what it is called?

2020-03-02: February was a very interesting month for me. My February challenge was a bunch of 15 minute …

2020-02-11: On Quitting Modern society has placed an incredible amount of mental debt on thoughts surrounding “Quitting”. …

2020-02-10: Elytra’s v1.6 update is now available on the AppStore. Triple Column layouts are a must for RSS Feed …

2020-02-09: TIL, if you connect an external display under macOS Catalina and set it up for mirroring, Do Not …

2020-02-09: Addtionally, I built a new workstation in Jan (I’ll post about that separately), so I moved my older …

2020-02-09: LG first adding Airplay 2 support to their 2019/2020 TVs, followed by the Apple TV app with Dolby …

2020-01-15: Adam makes the point that you don’t get to choose your inherent personality or traits, but you do …

2019-12-17: Aegean Sea — Antalya, Turkey

2019-12-16: The bread vendor and his orange tree.

2019-12-16: On the other side of the room, we have the Çitdibi, Pointed Mountain National Park

2019-12-16: Sunrise from our hotel room in Antalya, Turkey.

2019-12-14: The drive to and from the IST airport is gorgeous at sunset. You can spot these wind turbines all …

2019-12-14: Had this beautiful effect on the airplane window glass on my way to Istanbul.

2019-12-08: The most handsome of my boys! Yes, I have a favorite.

2019-12-08: On Friday, I had the absolute pleasure of marrying this wonderful person. This photo, shot by my …

2019-11-28: Got the RX 5700XT today to add to my Hackintosh to get support for editing and composing 6-8K …

2019-11-25: - [UIImage imageWithTintColor:renderingMode] is such a nice addition to iOS 13. I’m still …

2019-11-25: For the first time since Jan, 2017 (when I got my first Apple Watch, the Series 2) I have been able …

2019-11-13: I’m in the beautiful Kolhapur with excellent weather all through the day.

2019-11-12: Dear Apple. This is something I’ll definitely get behind. Wonderful thought and I’m surprised not a …

2019-11-10: My fiancée with Anuj’s Dusky. She’s an absolute delight to be around and one of the first dogs I’ve …

2019-11-10: Plublished the custom theme for Elytra’s Blog which I have been working on for over 2 years. I was …

2019-11-07: RPC Pings for Micro.blog A couple of weeks ago, I asked @manton if he had any plans of adding WebSub support on Micro.blog. …

2019-11-07: These two seemingly uninteresting photos hold great significance for me. These are shot at sunset …

2019-11-05: The United States has a strange relationship with food. I had noticed this myself too when I was …

2019-10-05: The first time I implemented Sign In with Apple, it took me roughly half a day to get it working. …

2019-10-02: Gorgeous sunset last evening.

2019-09-30: I was watching The Man from Earth last night on Amazon Prime. Before the credits rolled, they showed …

2019-09-25: Love the colours from the iPhone X. No reason to update to the 11 Pro yet. 😅

2019-09-21: Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 E-Mount I got a new lens, the Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 E-Mount. Some shots from less than half a day of using. …

2019-09-20: Dark Mode Images I recently published the update website for Elytra. Something I wanted to try was to seamlessly …

2019-09-19: 10 years later... I recently posted a Twitter Thread about completing 10 years working professionally, making …