So I have been using Mongodb for years now, since I started on V3 of my (Unoffical) BnS API back in 2017 and it has served me well.
Continue reading “My Mongodb upgrade, or not -ish”
it was my first foray into databases in general and for my needs at teh time it suited me perfectly – I could dump in json elements in and pull them out as I required.
This also served me well for my Gw2 API parser and most things I have done up to now.
So I have been working on an unoffical API for the past two months or so with a soft announcement back in April (literally the footnote)
I was originally hosting it in a fairly convoluted setup that included Dropbox and a lot of bad scripting, a setup that often failed and required me to use an old noisy computer to run it 24/7.
Continue reading “The Unoffical BnS API”
A boring-ish topic today, but its a basic one when it comes to excel and manipulating data.
Continue reading “Data Lookup in Excel”
It has been quite a while since I had a place of my own like this.
About two years ago I had silveress.tk (dont go there now), a free domain and free hosting. That experiment didn’t go too well, it couldn’t cope with much traffic and was fickle.
Continue reading “Welcome!”
I haven’t updated my spreadsheet in a long time, nor have I posted here, I have been a bit preoccupied with my internship. My internship is mostly based around data, spreadsheets and increasing efficiency, its right up my alley. But the downside is that I havent had a huge amount of free time lately to work on my own projects. Here is a rundown of what I am doing:
Continue reading “Eventually everything comes to an end. Yet there is always something new.”
This is an overview on how to convert both SkillPoints (soon to be HeroPoints) to Gold using the Mystic Forge. When the change to HeroPoints arrives I shall update this if there are any changes. This is to compliment any tool that has these promotions in it, whether it is My Sheet, EggBarons, Gw2SP2g , Gw2Shinies or soon Gw2Efficiency.
Continue reading “1. Skillpoints, 2. Mystic Forge, 3. ???, 4. Profit!”
Back to Guildwars2 again! And as per usual focused on the Tradepost (and I have no idea why I call it that, it just seems to have stuck.)
Continue reading “A recommendation on how to organise your Trading Post investments.”
Word of warning, this post features some maths, enjoy!
Continue reading “Thoughts and reflections on hope.”
There are times when following the advice of an “expert” can be more for their benefit than yours. Here is a piece of market manipulation that irked me a few months ago.
Continue reading “The Perils of being a sheep.”
It is not every day that you learn that your brain is wired differently than the general population.
Continue reading “Hello, I am Silver and this is my journey.”