@mdhughes This is the kind of thing I used to ask my parents to do. Where was this evidence when I needed it? This clearly shows that it was possible.
@Nezchan @pixouls I have yet to find anything today that makes website building as easy and fun as Allaire Homesite (bought by Dreamweaver which was bought by Adobe) OR Anansi did back in 1997-9.
Anansi was a one-person project written in Turbo Pascal which I think was an old language then. The writer was Dutch, maybe Dutch-Surinamese, which would explain the name. It had project-wide search and replace, syntax highlighting and a built-in browser preview.
HALT AND CATCH FIRE SYLLABUS 🔥
This has been on my mind for a long time, and now it's a real thing!
@pixouls this is to help compile the company playlist that will play at all hands events while execs dance in their chairs.
Lego Inter-City set (7745) and the associated level-crossing, signalling and lighting still remains one of my favourite sets of all time. The current trains don't even come close.
* track you built yourself, rail by rail
* physical to switch points, open gates, etc.
* powered signalling
* dimmable lighting for stations
Or even a “while” 🤦🏻♂️
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The temptation to point to answers is real, but the delight that comes from shared discovery is invaluable. You don’t have to be an expert in a field to help someone.
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