I like the critical, analytical, hands-on engineery no-bs way that this dude
is writing about :

No, really, go read this shit. The guy writes really good :)

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"Okay, Google."
"Sing me a song."
If you have an Android phone, do this now.
You will not be disappointed.

LOL, "kubernetes is a hellscape", and the guy later compares dealing with shit to dealing with postfix config :) An old will totally understand :)

What a simple idea to save memory: compress the pages not frequently used. Reminds me of Stacker and DoubleSpace and the nineties craze.
Anyway does that at Google, saving 4-5% of RAM with no visible impact on performance.


Don't call functions from your templates. But if you have to, you'll be able to do it a arrows:

Monday Morning slice of lemon wrapped around a brick for my brain.
When you're optimizing queues on microsecond scale

Hmm. I don't think I've seen the MutatingObserver in the wild.
Just read the overview of it. I wonder if libs like rxjs use some of this under the hood. smashingmagazine.com/2019/04/m

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Just saw this tweet: mobile.twitter.com/mgechev/sta
In essence, 's is providing their own package repos, for Node (aims at npm), for ruby (aims at RubyGems), Java (maven) etc. Too close to "embrace, extend, extinguish" for my taste.

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I hooked my Amiga 4000 up to a Raspberry pi so I can transfer files between it and the real world more easily. Then I wrote a blog post about it.

On the Amiga 4000.


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Oh hey, I should post this here too! I made a CSS-only async chat by using background-image requests to send data and long-running http requests to return it.


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