vrypan — Panayotis Vryonis
My blog is a digital scrapbook of ideas, thoughts and personal events.
Founder of Longaccess and BigStash. My digital home is vrypan.net.
engrarchiversssub to me search

April

16
A major tlbx.io update #en #tlbx.io
Automatically organise your Camera Uploads, get notified about changes in your Dropbox via email or Slack, and many bug fixes. 

March

12
Will heartbeat sharing be the new social gesture? #en #ideas #social
Aggregating heartbeats can be an interesting social gesture. And subscribing to the aggregate heartbeat of a group can be an interesting new way of connecting with it. 

February

January

11
testing my webmentions server #en #howto #indieweb
This is a test post to try my own webmentions endpoint at www.listnr.net. 
08
I'm so excited about our BigStash launch! #en #longaccess #bigstash
I used to love the few extra days of staying at home, when it snows in Athens, but this year, it's different :-) 

December

20
ALIVE INSIDE #en
An amazing documentary about music's capacity to reawaken our souls and uncover the deepest parts of our humanity. 
02
Είμαι με το Taxibeat #gr
Uber ή Taxibeat; Από την οπτική ενός Ελληνικού startup.  

November

October

28
Stream 2014 was amazing #en #diary #wppstream
This was probably the best event I've ever been to. 
13
I enabled SSL for my S3-hosted static blog #en #howto #cloudflare #encryption
How I used CloudFlare's (free) Universal SSL to enable HTTPS for my S3-hosted static-HTML blog, and a few extra notes. 
02
My little daughter’s first secret. #en #diary #privacy
Secrets are part of human nature. 

September

16
Apple Pay and the heartbeat sensor on Apple Watch. #en #ideas #apple
My theory behind the heart rate sensor built in Apple Watch 
12
I don't think that's Why Starbucks Spells Your Name Wrong. #en #marketing
But the truth may be even more amazing, from a different point of view. 
11
Τα ενοχλητικά SMS της ΗΛΕΚΤΡΟΝΙΚΗΣ #gr #rant
Τα SMS ήταν η αρχή. Η συνέχεια ήταν ο ορισμός της απαράδεκτα αγενούς εξυπηρέτησης πελατών. 

August

20
How we use Intercom to engage with our users on Twitter. #en #deepfreeze.io #intercom.io #howto
Intercom.io is full of nice little features and "social profiles" is one of them. Not part of the core product, but at Deepfreeze.io we've found it to be extremely valuable. 

July

15
Retiring my DVDs. #en #howto #deepfreeze.io
DVD is a dying medium, at least for me. Here's how I deal with it. 
11
The right to be forgotten vs. Copyrights. #copyrights #en
OK, I know it's not the one vs the other. But still. 
07
browser-based notifications for my blog using Roost #en #howto
Browser-based push notifications is an exciting feature for web publishers. Use Roost to easily enable it in your website. 
07
Google, Facebook, monarchy and democracy. #en #google #facebook #web #thoughts #medium.com
It’s not how they use the enormous power they have. It’s who controls it. 

June

19
How we use Intercom in the deepfreeze.io registration workflow. #en #howto #deepfreeze.io #intercom.io
I will describe here how we integrated Intercom with our invitation and registration workflow at deepfreeze.io to send user notifications, and how this helps us deliver better services. 
15
Could Apple disrupt Search? #en #apple #search #google #medium.com
Could Spotlight challenge Google’s dominant position? 
13
Offloading unused Dropbox files to deepfreeze.io #en #dropbox #deepfreeze.io
How moving unused or rarely used files from Dropbox's hot storage to deepfreeze.io's cold storage reduced my storage costs and made my Dropbox account more manageable. 

May

31
Google and “the right to be forgotten”. #en #web #thoughts
Could it be that Google Search has reached its limit to scale?