RT @CodeWisdom@twitter.com: "Every great developer you know got there by solving problems they were unqualified to solve until they actually did it." - Patrick McKenzie
RT @firstname.lastname@example.org: Off by one error. https://twitter.com/abstractionscon/status/988568678961696769
RT @email@example.com: RT if you've stored data on one of these
RT @firstname.lastname@example.org: There’s less economic reason to tip a waiter than there is to support open source. So why do people do one, but not the other?
Late night thought: A cool feature that would make #Mastodon stand out would be a way to tie a toot to a follow, so you could tell why someone decided to follow you. 🤔
It's easy to look at Wikipedia's success and then scoff at the donation requests made to the general public but we must remember that they have to support that success with servers, employees, and bandwidth.
Without ads, without selling your personal data, without any breach of their own terms of service, and then continue to innovate.
Consider making a donation
This is dated but hilarious. Thanks @email@example.com. @firstname.lastname@example.org, you might enjoy? https://www.prettygrouse.com/2015/12/13/the-force-stays-asleep/
RT @email@example.com: I can only write Django apps while closely consulting the documentation, _much of which I wrote!_
Consulting docs/google/etc isn't a failure; it's literally what professional software development actually looks like. https://twitter.com/simonw/status/988515320041160704
I have so many questions about this frame from the Hunted. What's with the multiple stick notes featuring the word "cyber"? Why are various windows so inefficiently sized & positioned? Do people really use such insanely large indent sizes? #tvdeveloper
I think there's a major hold in the market these days, and it'd be a great biz opportunity for some keen, principled, tech-savvy entrepreneurs: https://davelane.nz/wanted-someone-meet-massive-latent-market-demand
RT @TacoPhox@twitter.com: Firefox and Firefox Nightly
Tech lead at the Cacophony Project, among other things. Curious crafter of artisanal bits.