The difference between a closed, algorithmically-curated silo like Twitter and the fediverse.
Twitter: ~43K “followers”, 8 boosts, 58 likes
Fediverse: ~8.43K followers, 57 boosts, 106 likes
Your thousands of “followers” on Twitter mean nothing because the algorithm (i.e., Twitter, Inc.) decides who gets to hear you.
🔥 Just released a fresh little tool for the devs out there 🔥
gitty, a smart little CLI helper for git projects, that shows you all the relevant issues, pull requests and changes at a quick glance. It currently only supports the GitHub API, but I'd eventually like it to become a bit more agnostic.
Get it here: https://github.com/muesli/gitty
Feli: Why is it called a fly?
Me: Well, because it flies.
Feli: Okay but why is a horse called a horse and not a "walk" or something then?
From Middle English horse, hors, from Old English hors (“horse”), from Proto-West Germanic *hors, *hross, from Proto-Germanic *hrussą (“horse”), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱr̥sós (“horse”), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱers- (“to run”).
https://github.com/features/codespaces ... of course this is the endgame for Microsoft and their Visual Studio Code experiment. Now you can pay $0.36 to run your fucking text editor and dev environment. I get it, you're paying for convenience, but your also paying for ignorance and strange dependency matrix with Github as a single link in the chain.
RMS must be spinning in his grave.
I kind of fucking love watching NBC's olympic coverage thrash around like a stuck pig with Simone Biles dropping out of the individual all-round. They don't know what to do with themselves because they had all their marbles on being able to show her off. And by marbles, I mean a lot of fucking money.
A Defunct Video Hosting Site Is Flooding Normal Websites With Hardcore Porn
Stories on major news sites like ‘The Washington Post,’ and ‘New York Magazine’ currently have porn embedded in them. https://www.vice.com/en/article/qj8xz3/a-defunct-video-hosting-site-is-flooding-normal-websites-with-hardcore-porn
PS Currently if you want to follow them, visit here:
In news shocking absolutely nobody, paying people to do work increases the amount of work that is done. FLOSS needs so much more of this. It pains me that funding work that has such an obvious benefit is such a struggle.
Finishing up on the inaugural week as the #Python Developer in Residence, number-wise we're looking as follows:
I closed 👍🏻14 issues and 📦54 PRs, reviewed 👀 9 PRs, and authored 👨🏻💻 6 own PRs.
Details in my…
An understated profile, if ever there was one, said he to she in an undeniably coy brogue.
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