Archie Baer

Hi! I'm Archie, and I code various web things.

I make stuff at Alles and write a blog.

Recent Blog Posts

What is Alles?


A question I've been getting a lot about Alles is, unsurprisingly, what is it? I've found it quite tricky to explain, so now I'm going to sit down and write a blog post that I can just link to. "A...

Alles Username Reservations


Hello. Just over a month ago, I decided that people should be able to pay £2.50* to reserve their Alles username. We've decided to give everyone who reserved access for free. Here's why: Everythin...

Alles and Open-Source


As I am writing this, it is the 16th of December. Username reservations close in 4 days. After they close, I'll be on Christmas break, so I'll have a lot more time for what happens next. Those who...

Hydrogen, the browser built for the 21st Century


Yep, you read that right! We're working on a web browser called Hydrogen. It will be Electron-based (like Beaker Browser), so it will have Chromium under the hood. There's a lot to talk about, but...

Alles, the everything platform


A few months ago, I was building smaller projects (Jepeux, Paperclip, fwiw) that you would login to with Google, Github or Twitter (except I never did get Twitter working because they randomly bloc...

Stuff I want to work on


Since my last post, pretty much nothing has changed. Really, the only reason I'm even writing this post is to have more blog post elements on the homepage to test the styling with, but I guess I'll...