19th April 2016
I'm currently working on a desktop app, written in Electron, that will allow users to set desktop backgrounds from various sources such as Flickr, Google Art Project etc.
I recently stumbled across Google Earth View and thought this would be perfect as another source. With a bit of research I discovered that sadly they have no open API.
However, let's take a look at the site and see where these images are coming from.
18th April 2016
So I decided to finally get around to writing some blog posts.
I'm using Poet as a blog generator, which has plugged nicely into my existing node application. I simply add markdown posts to a directory along with some metadata and Poet handily converts these into markup which can then be simply be passed to HTML views.
An example blog post looks like this: