If I were going to use Linux more than occasionally I’d stick with a tiling window manager like i3. I switched to Manjaro’s xfce version and spent too much time moving and sizing windows, which isn’t fun with (ThinkPad trackpad). Back to the i3 edition.

Reading rationalizations for branding redesigns is one of my least favorite things to do. TL;DR we all HATE IT for a month and then forget it ever happened. And round it goes.

Side-by-side: The first book I ever read and the first Kindle I owned.

I don’t know of any someformat->PDF conversion that makes as nice a document as LaTeX.

The Olympia on my desk sure looks great, but I haven’t been using it much lately. I say it’s because the “b” key sticks but it’s more that I don’t want to bug everyone else in the house with my clacking. The mechanical keyboard is bad enough!

Brett Terpstra: Stuff I’ve made and actually use

I use Brett’s doing tool all the time. Scroll down for a list of handy shell aliases he uses. brettterpstra.com//2019/01/15/

Although, sad to say, Medium didn’t let us export the comments, so those are gone

Signal v Noise exits Medium

You may need more than just a domain if you want to truly “own your content.” m.signalvnoise.com/signal-v-no

I’ll expect this completed and on my desk in the morning.

G. is fighting a cold so she thought a nap would do her good. I don’t want to disturb her so I’m down in the basement. I feel like I’m prepared.

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