Day: November 20, 2021

Top 10 apps to boost your productivity

Winter is rolling in (for those in the Northern Hemisphere at least). Long summer evenings are on hold for now. In these colder months, it can be difficult to get back into work and feel efficient. But whether you are feeling tired, unorganised, or demotivated, there may be an application here to help you refocus …

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Reading the uncompressed GZIP file size in Ruby without decompression

There are cases where you have a compressed GZIP file for which you want to determine the uncompressed data size without having to extract it. For example, if you work with large text-based documents, you can either display their content directly in the browser or share it as a file upon request depending on the …

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