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The fediverse has gotten to the point where I need a professional account, so are in order!

In the daytime I write , , , and sometimes -- all to help keep other companies' Web sites running.

On Fridays I work on and in sh and Ruby and Kotlin, and also lead our /#infosec group -- all to help keep running.

At night I write on .

keyid: 0x2846b014 .

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Stufe 1:

if (a == 0) {
return true;
} else {
return false;
}

Stufe 2:

return (a == 0) ? true : false;

Stufe 3:

return (a == 0) ? (a == 0) : (a == 0);

(geklaut aus r/ProgrammerHumor)

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Good news everyone! @iFixit@twitter.com - the encyclopedia of fixing stuff is now available offline (and in 12 languages)
kiwix.org/en/turn-your-phone-i

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What's the HN equivalent but for the interesting stuff.

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I really wish more Rust devs (like core team, libs team, clippy team, etc) had Fediverse accounts.

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Whoa, I just had a crazy idea. What if there was a search engine for the web, but it only indexed sites that didn’t use any ads or visitor tracking?

It would let us see all the things that Google is economically incapable of showing.

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@jameschip all the gemlogs I follow are still active :) I guess there's less whining about specs and more.. just making cool things.

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RT @axboe
"Running a successful open source project is just Good Will Hunting in reverse, where you start out as a respected genius and end up being a janitor who gets into fights."

Quote attributed to @cra, and I don't think I've ever seen anything more true posted.

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It's RustConf day!

Also my birthday, but mostly RustConf day!

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Oh no some of #gitlab's own dependencies have a 1 year gap in their commit history

The first I found is seed-fu.

Don't worry gitlab, the project is hosted on github, so you won't nuke your own dep. lol

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“I need to get access to Datadog.”

“No problemo. What data do you need, broseph?”

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Dependency injection is when I infect your type system with dependent types

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February 22nd, 1979: Ivor Durham forwards an email to the ARPANET msggroup about making the last login time private by default in CMU's email system, starting one of the first known arguments on the internet.
mercury.lcs.mit.edu/~jnc/tech/ !/ #InternetHistory

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Me: "Oh, documentation tool! I love that!"

Doc Tool: "Part of 'Meta Open Source'."

Me: "Meta Open Source?"

Doc Tool: "Yeah, Facebook."

Me: "No, thanks."

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