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re: What was your win this week?
We had 1000 people show up to our local Climate Strike!
re: Climate Strike
re: 🔥 Hot Takes 🔥 One Sentence. No Explanation.
Lmao, thanks for the laugh!
re: What’s overrated?
The chain of blocks
re: Which fictional story (book, movie, etc.) is the best allegory for software development?
Jurassic Park
re: What are the books that helped shaping your career?
Getting Things Done™️ by David Allen
re: What would you do if you ruled the world?🧐
Eliminate fossil fuels
re: What is the oddest JavaScript behavior?
typeof document.all === 'undefined' // true document.all in...
re: Should comments in code be considered failures in coding?
As a contradictory scenario, consider that a lot of popular...
re: What is your conference talk walkup song?
Travis Scott - Upper Echelon
re: What was your win this week?
An Extinction Rebellion chapter officially launched in the ...
re: What's your non-internet career alternative?
I’d probably see what sort of work I could get in solar or ...
re: Who are you most grateful for this week?
My wonderful volunteer friends at sunrisemovement.org 💛🌅🌎
re: How much data do I need to have Big Data?
Okay interesting, so big is relative to your ability to pro...
re: 🔥 Hot Takes 🔥 One Sentence. No Explanation.
Most of our current companies can’t exist in a future world...
re: 🔥 Hot Takes 🔥 One Sentence. No Explanation.
Lazy evaluation is Bad™️ and Haskell is better with Strict ...
re: What’s the best JavaScript framework?
I am the best JavaScript framework. AMA
re: Should we form a labor union?
Thanks for writing this post. You’ve got some extremely pre...
re: Should we form a labor union?
Have you checked out techworkerscoalition.org/ yet? The wor...
re: What's new and upcoming in browser land?
The Shape Detection API - accelerated, native support for d...
re: What software projects made you "wow" 🤯
The Shazam paper shazam.net/about/white-paper/
re: How a walkout happens in tech
Thank you for writing this!
re: What was the most over-hyped software movement?
Sovereign currencies have value because issuing governments...
re: What was the most over-hyped software movement?
Blockchain!!!!
re: Boeing's 737 Max Software Outsourced to $9-an-Hour Engineers
Oh for sure! I was just making a sarcastic comment about ho...
re: Boeing's 737 Max Software Outsourced to $9-an-Hour Engineers
Gotta maximize that return to shareholders, am I right?
re: Tell me some useless (or useful) software trivia
Wi-Fi doesn't officially stand for anything and is just a p...
re: Tell me some useless (or useful) software trivia
document.all instanceof HTMLAllCollection; // => true ty...
re: Tell me some useless (or useful) software trivia
The software for the robots in Westworld is written with Re...
re: Tell me some useless (or useful) software trivia
Microsoft Excel originally (and perhaps still?) treated the...
re: An overwhelmed front end developer in need of a brain reboot!
I reached a similar point earlier in my career. I decided I...
re: Post-Progress Software Development
I have hope that the catastrophe we face will also be a cha...
re: What are your non-tech interests/hobbies? 🏝
Fighting the climate crisis!
re: What's your work-from-home outfit?
Full tuxedo with tails
re: What's the best career advice you can give in ten words or less?
Technology is ephemeral; people are not
re: Sites build with Gatsby
We’re using Gatsby for some custom static sites over at sun...
re: How I Decided to Fight Climate Change as a Software Developer
Fantastic! Fridays for Future and XR have done more for thi...
re: What are you "old enough to remember" in software development?
Making AIM buddy icons by manually constructing GIFs frame ...
re: What are you "old enough to remember" in software development?
Custom MySpace layouts made by jamming CSS into the bottom ...
re: What are you "old enough to remember" in software development?
scriptaculous babbyyyyyyy
re: How I Decided to Fight Climate Change as a Software Developer
Wonderful post! For my own part I've been doing volunteer d...
re: How do Devs spend their weekends?
My wife and I go out one of the nights. I spend one day doi...
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I... Published an A/B test on sunrisemovement.or...
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
The labor practices driving most open source software devel...
re: If you've recently switched code editors— How's it going so far?
I recently switched to spacemacs from VS Code and I'm happy...
re: What types of features typically lead to lots of tech debt?
Drag and drop Image carousels
re: I do not care about my privacy. How dangerous is it ?
To me the biggest issue with aggressive data collection is ...
re: What are common myths about software careers?
To steal a joke from HBO’s Sillicon Valley: the idea that s...
re: Ah, to be the Justin Bieber of Open Source
Whomst among us has not been a standard rails mess at one p...
re: Can you excel at front-end with average UI design skill?
One way to understand the process is that work on component...
re: Can you excel at front-end with average UI design skill?
You pointed out that front-end encompasses a complex spectr...
re: How to increase your Bus Factor?
I would develop a ride-sharing app, named like Unter or Dry...
re: Controlled number input with Floats in Elm
😳Looks like the oembed endpoint is pretty broken right now....
re: Controlled number input with Floats in Elm
Awesome! If it's useful to you there is also an oembed endp...
re: Guido van Rossum steps down as Python's BDFL, thoughts?
I'm excited for the positive change that will undoubtedly c...
re: Hating on languages you don't use
Unproductive disparagement of other programming languages i...
re: Which book(s) make you talk out loud?
I’m working my way through Capital in the 21st Century and ...
re: Exploring how Elm can target Web Assembly
Sick 🤟🏻
re: Redux - Not Dead Yet!
Neat, thank you!
re: Redux - Not Dead Yet!
my own estimates are that somewhere between 50-60% of all ...
re: Comparing Frameworks/Languages
The idea of this kind of comparison as first-class is weird...
re: The Hawaii Missile Alert Was the Software Developer's Fault
The discussion here seems focused on the responsibilities o...
re: What are some courses I should absolutely take in University as a Software Developer major?
If your university offers any courses on music technology I...
re: What if bitcoin was not invented
An incredible amount of energy might not be wasted
re: Why Ellie Will Not Support Multiple Files
I addressed your comment directly in the post just 1 paragr...
re: Ellie Weekly Update 2017-10-28
Totally! So Ellie's current build manager is a direct port ...
re: What do you build to learn a new language or style?
i'm actually a little skeptical of this approach. there's a...
re: What do you build to learn a new language or style?
i really like this! the predictability of starting with the...
re: Why Ellie Will Not Support Multiple Files
thanks ben!
re: I am the author of Elm in Action. Ask Me Anything!
What's the most unusual thing you've ever seen Elm used to ...
re: I am the author of Elm in Action. Ask Me Anything!
What's your favorite guitar solo of all time?
re: I am the author of Elm in Action. Ask Me Anything!
I may have asked you this before but I couldn't remember wh...
re: I am the author of Elm in Action. Ask Me Anything!
Does NRI do A/B testing in its Elm apps?
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