I got this banana phone as a joke but it turns out it's the best Bluetooth headset I've ever used.

Help, I'm managing an international consulting firm via banana.

what if batman, but a cute girl, and instead of perpetuating kyriarchy by aiding cops and punching mentally ill people, she did crimes to screw over shitty rich white dudes and help the marginalised, and wait that's catwoman. i'm describing catwoman

One of the greatest superpowers a developer can possess is an understanding of invariants. Which is a fancy way of saying that you can recognize what assumptions you are making. This lets you look at code and, without even running it, perceive what bugs may be possible.

Protip for Chrome users: to improve your security when using Google Chrome, uninstall it and use a browser that’s not from a company which makes its money from spying on you 24/7

@bhansmeyer have you tried setting an “Exception Breakpoint” in Xcode? It will probably show you the actual location it is happening.

‪Listening to all these eulogies extolling John McCain’s virtues, it’s really glaring how Trump embodies absolutely none of them.‬

The fact that evangelicals have sided with Trump, a serial adulterer and moral cesspool, over Sessions who, whatever else you may say about him, has spent his life fighting for their cause, says a lot about evangelicals' actual values.


Pitch: self-driving cars but they're on rails and carry hundreds of people and have an operator and they're called "trains" instead.

One really nice benefit of Swift multiline string literals - even for single lines of text - is that they don't require quotes to be escaped 👍 Perfect when working with things like HTML, or creating a custom description for an object 💯

Hey people, I've been noticing the number of posts with alt text going down. It might be because of all the new users who haven't learned about the feature yet, so for them and everyone:

yall should use alt text when uploading images! what are they??? hover over the images to find out! why are they good? the tldr of it is that visually impaired computer users exist and it helps them navigate the INFOBAHN better

Just as a heads-up, don’t use PMs/DMs on Mastodon, and if you have to never share any private information.

Admins of sending and receiving instances can read those, as there is no end-to-end encryption. Even if you trust the admins, instance ownership could change or hackers or government could get in.

Use different tools designed specifically for this.

I got to @natep's place for Natefest today and was delighted to see a log suspended with some throwing tomahawks. I appreciate that our idle conversations sometimes result in great decisions.

Dungeons & Dragons is in the business of selling fantasy. Not the stuff with the magic and monsters -- the part where you *actually believe* that you and several other likeminded adults will be able to coordinate your schedules on a regular basis.

I released a new library over the weekend to make in app purchases in internal builds super easy for testing. Here's the blog post: ryanharter.com/blog/introducin

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