👨💻 software dev
We should abandon the designation Software Engineering and stick to programming or development, until the industry writes software to meet national safety and reliability standards that are enforced by a system of inspections of plans, the process and final code.
That's why engineering is so reliable - software development hasn't advanced to the level of engineering yet.
He's not employed to do this, but donates hundreds of his own personal hours helping to get the hardware working, increase battery life (over and over) and generally make a huge amount of the smartphone progress we've seen, happen.
I'm personally extremely grateful and encourage everyone to donate at the bottom of his page here:
I think people have this assumption that people who suffer from anxiety are jibbering wrecks, or curled up in a ball in the corner of a room.
For me (and other people I know) you can look supremely confident on the outside but be anxious as hell on the inside. No-one would ever suspect.
The trouble is, it can stop you for going for things that you would be well-suited for because there's a gnawing feeling that you might fail.
torrents: efficiently utilizes every users bandwidth as available to distribute even large amounts of lovely data
blockchain: wastes massive amounts of energy to produce a fraction of some clown's idea of value
i feel a lot nervous whenever a friend ask me advices about a new computer or technology in general, i know that they think i know a lot about those topics, but i've learned all this stuff because i think all modern technology is terrible, computer science is a declining field and i hate modern software and hardware so much i had to craft my own, or put together the "premium cuts" of the junk that's available
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👨💻 software dev
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