i just found out about the African Pygmy Falcon and now so have you LOOK AT IT

EVERY time I start to feel like I have down, something almost inexplicable will happen that puts me back in my place.

This has been going on for years.

My smartphone social media strategy: "Don't call me, I'll call you!"
- Minimal apps (Facebook and Twitter via browser)
- No notifications (except icon indicator)
- No background activity

The best thing for consumers would be open protocols to producer's content where the content-hubs could add value with subtitles, dubbing, etc. and then charge the consumers a monthly fee that would then get distributed to the content consumed.

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This is a portrait made entirely from vanilla HTML and CSS - no SVG, no frameworks. It's crazy good.


Exactly when was it observed and written that this sentence consists of two hundred forty-six characters in total: sixty-six vowels, one hundred thirty-three consonants, thirty-five spaces, one colon, six commas, four dashes, and a question mark?

Overheard at Burgerville, in a conversation between two women in their 60s talking about their streaming devices: "Thank God for the programmers who work hard to make these things easier to use all the time." So wholesome!!!

Me spending $3750 on a computer: 👍

Me spending $3750 on major appliances: 😬

I just published my first syndicated article! I'm so excited! I had a great time working with the JSIPE team, and I think we put something really good together.

If you're interested in JavaScript frameworks, please consider checking this article out as well as Part 1!


I got nominated as good engineer this fortnight! Wooo

@ckeen @mconley It wasn't difficult to import my follow list from my last instance, but i'd been there for four months and I was sitting around 400 accounts already.

Starting from scratch would have been difficult.

Discover-ability with small instances is a problem.

does everyone on use Route53 for EVERYthing?

is on ec2 for lower volume nameserver doable? not much about alt approaches.

why did Tim Ferriss move from SF to Austin?

"Even though Silicon Valley has the highest concentration of brilliant people I've found anywhere in the world, it also has the highest concentration of people who think they're brilliant. ... That ratio just no longer works for me. It's too much. This asshole inflation usually corresponds to bubbles (I've seen it before), when fair-weather entrepreneurs and investors flood the scene."



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