I was hoping to find software development principles that would apply across all languages and paradigms. Instead what I found was two fundamental ways to approach changing software. https://codingitwrong.com/2021/08/04/two-approaches-to-changing-software.html
It specifically does not work for people who (1) use a computer instead of a phone, (2) already have a scanned copy of their driver's license, and (3) use a browser other than the phone standard.
one thing I hate about twitter is having zero control of your posts’ reach. it strips agency, flattens context, contributes to uncontrollable harassment in the service of “connection”. imo mastodon’s insistence on following the same value of maximization, removing any ability to foster small local community, is equally harmful. if decentralization is about control then why strip that at the individual and community level? it’s no better than twitter. glad to be on the hometown fork
It’s unimportant to them until it affects them
Tennessee GOP lawmaker David Byrd urges people to take covid-19 seriously after he spurned masks - The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2021/08/01/david-byrd-covid/
Web developer. ❤️ . Black Lives Matter. Wear a mask. Currently working at Big Nerd Ranch.
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