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when you’re banging your head against the desk trying to debug some cryptic log statements and it turns out all you had to do was build your own image against the new architecture. even tho i’m head over heels for my new m1 macbook air i suspect this won’t be the last intel vs. arm issue i run into 👨🏻‍💻
github.com/Zenika/alpine-chrom

linkedin dedicated time and resources to building out a copycat feature that’s now predictably shutting down. meanwhile their jobs recommendation algorithm, arguably one of their core features, confuses “software delivery” roles with all manner of delivery (food, furniture, etc). “engineering director” brings up a smattering of building maintenance jobs. clearly a company lacking a north star.
adage.com/article/digital-mark

got tired of messing with intellij settings so i blew away my ~/.gradle directory and everything works again 🤷🏻‍♂️

tired of fighting w/osx over space on my ssd so i gave in and ordered a new macbook air m1, a first for me as i have always used pros 💻

apple finally offering all developers the same non App Store payment options as they do big players like Netflix along with a host of other long overdue changes 👨🏻‍💻📱 apple.com/newsroom/2021/08/app

while it’s frustrating having ridden shinkansen 🚅 in asia only to come back to america’s 19th century rail technology 🚂, it’s even more frustrating knowing that there is a plan in place to put a maglev line right next door (dc 🔁 baltimore) and it‘s being blocked by nimbys 🚄 youtube.com/watch?v=q_dzK9ykGy

sean boosted

Happy Birthday, Linux!

30 years of age.
31,479,666 lines of code.
10.4 changes per hour.
1,031,305 commits.
Almost 25,000 contributors.

Countless freedoms ❤️

great video about how the concept of self referencing in mathematics 🧮 led to the birth of computer science 💻👨🏻‍🏫
youtu.be/HeQX2HjkcNo

actually feels pretty amazing outside right now ☀️🕶

good reminder that a) gods don’t care about the stock market and b) if you’re leveraged you should be hedged 🏦
youtube.com/watch?v=MhMhg97fmz

Ashin of the North was far better than expected, really setting the bar for zombie flicks 🧟‍♀️🇰🇷

you want a fully autonomous self-driving car that can handle any situation? train it on Maryland drivers 🚘 v.redd.it/zvneyogrcsf71

of all the ancient now disappeared oceans, the tethys has always been my favorite 🌍 🌊 youtu.be/GTyL2ooH23E?t=1181

you read about a rocket with ~30 engines and you can’t help but think about the disastrous N1 Soviet rocket program. ironically this particular Super Heavy broke the record just today for the most powerful rocket stage ever built which was originally set by the N1 🚀 here’s to dreaming big and testing your rig thoroughly before launch apple.news/A6HkXjm9DRpSpQiMwtc

so relieved that marketers have finally been able to funnel me into the proper micro-segment en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xennials

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