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Since I've been on Mastodon for about a month now I think it's time for an :

I'm a from the / area in North Rhine-Westphalia, 🇩🇪. I develop 🤖 apps. I like electronic music 🎶, movies 🎥 and TV shows 📺. I have a dog 🐕 and a few cats 🐈. I like (pristine) nature 🌳. Did I miss something? 🤔 Just ask me!

Why do have most modern languages the types on the right? Short answer: because of type inference and appealing code style. Long answer: read this article medium.com/@elizarov/types-are 😎

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OkHttp 3.13 Requires Android 5+

Unfortunately for the project that I'm working on this means staying on the 3.12.x branch of OkHttp 😔

medium.com/square-corner-blog/

IntelliJ IDEA's / Android Studio's multi-cursor feature is such a powerful tool, especially when migrating old code!

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In my last post I show how the US Congress did something stupid... but they apparently have some stiff competition.

Hyperlink Taxes? Meme Bans? E.U. Pushes Forward with Massively Terrible Copyright Regulations

reason.com/blog/2019/02/15/hyp

The European Commission is destroying the as we know it for Europeans! 🤦🏼‍♂️

Transformed my dormant Raspberry Pi into a network-wide ad & tracking blocker with DietPi OS and Pihole 👍🏼

dietpi.com/
pi-hole.net/

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‘German Regulators Just Outlawed Facebook's Whole Ad Business’

“Facebook will no longer be allowed to force its users to agree to the practically unrestricted collection and assigning of non-Facebook data to their Facebook user accounts…”

wired.com/story/germany-facebo

Also on our forum: forum.ind.ie/t/german-regulato

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Die Entscheidung des @Kartellamt zu Facebook ist richtig und wegweisend. Jetzt müssen auch die europäischen Datenschutzbehörden gegenüber Facebook die europäischen Datenschutzregeln durchsetzen bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Press

Trying out MockK mocking library for . First impression is very good. Can even mock extension functions 😱

mockk.io/

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I can almost see the White Walkers. Shoot a few days ago when we had quite some snow in the region.

#snow #cold #nature #outside
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