Jakub Chodounský

Hi, I'm Jakub 👋

I'm a founder, coder, and technologist.
Sometimes I write.

LastPass slows down your browser

A Chrome extension for a popular password manager significantly slows down every page load. What does it do? Who knows. But their privacy policy is not great so it might be time to find an alternative.

Suggesting email address using string similarity algorithm

By using inexact string matching techniques and string similarity metrics you can get more customers and increase your revenue. In this article we will improve customers' onboarding experience by fixing typos in their sign up emails.

The Great Computer Experiment: Ruby Edition

In this article I'll put 4 machines and 5 different operating systems through a true test. What am I trying to achieve? I don't know. But I intend to share my experience with you.

Progressive web application as a share option in Android

With the new Web Share Target API you can register your progressive web application as a share intent on Android devices. This is supported on mobile Chrome from version 71.

Reading list 2017

A list of books I've read over 2017. There is a lot less technical books and more businessy and factual ones. I hope that some of them will catch your eyes.