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Today we also set up an organization page for Futurice over at I've cross-posted this article there.

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These days everyone seems to be rather busy being anti-this and anti-that and anti-everything-in-between.

You know what? I'd rather people tell me what they actually stand *for*, not everything they are *against*.

P.S. We're actively hiring. If this sounds like a place to be, drop me a line, and I'll connect you with the right people.

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It's been a full month since I slid into my new green clothes at Futurice. Time flies! Here's a story of how I became part of Tammerforce and how does it feel now.

Tenet (2020) is like that moment when you try to reverse time in Git to undo a horrible mistake and you start experiencing a reverse learning phenomenon eventually de-cloning (removing) the repository.

🔥 I often need to set up ESLint, Prettier, and Husky into an existing TypeScript project. This guide from Robert Cooper is a golden resource ensuring I don't have to sweat over the configurations.

The chain-smoking neighbor downstairs has been coughing their lungs out repeatedly again. I wish they would just get out. On the other hand, I hope they're quarantined forever since such violent coughing and retching is a guaranteed virus cannon.

Translation for non-Finnish people (although you won't probably get it):

"We now have 100,000 followers in social media total. Thank you! To celebrate this, here's hundred times 'tonnin seteli'."

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You can badmouth tax administration, but be prepared to suffer a devastating meme attack!

Can we please, please – PLEASE! not make the nonsensical US date format month/day/year the default in applications? 🤦‍♂️


And to all users of that format: it makes no sense, it's counter-intuitive, it makes collaboration frustrating, it introduces inconsistencies and errors... Just stop. Please. Use international standards.
(And don't get me started on your other units of weights, volumes and distances. Bloody hell.)

Boost if I'm right.

An interesting thing about Lexi-Cross is that it not only randomizes different hair styles for the cool robot lady in the intro, but also reads your system's clock to put up an appropriate background.
Honestly I can't remember many DOS games that would have different assets based on user's time of day.

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Without any of his fans knowing he was ill, Chadwick Boseman gave us many of the greatest turns of Black performance in film, including one of the most beloved and iconic Black superheroes of our present time: a king, a leader, trying to make a better world.

Wakanda Forever.

Don't try to outsmart your compiler. Chances are it's better at math than you are.

I have made a version of Minesweeper where if you're forced to guess you'll always be safe — but if you guess when you didn't have to you'll always hit a mine.

OH: "GNU Emacs, which is a sort of hybrid between Windows Notepad, a monolithic-kernel operating system, and the International Space Station."

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