Posts tagged `microblog`

January 21, 2019

Stop Trusting Viral Videos 🔗 @ibogost | The Atlantic

This is also good.


January 23, 2019

Blog migration is a weird combo of easier- and trickier-than-expected. I’d forgotten how much fiddling I’d done to get my RSS feed to work…


February 05, 2019

Posting this as a bookmark/note-to-self; lotta albums to visit. MWP album recs @ sic magazine


February 04, 2019

Day 3 of #100DaysOfSwift. Easy to say “oh duh this is too basic I already know variables and operators bring on the tough stuff” but it’s…


February 16, 2019

hm


March 01, 2019

ugh, so much left to do. this shouldn ’ t have taken all morning. that said, i debugged both my VSCode problem (sort-of a double-linting…


March 01, 2019

in a querystring where you want a key called name but no value, just set it to name= and no data, not even empty quotes of any kind…


March 01, 2019

Been flooding this channel with test posts, working on a DIY post uploader. Gatsby builds a fast SSR website, but rendering takes several…


March 02, 2019

Today: built func in Gatsby setup that creates a blog metadata page, then a func on Linode server that can ping that metadata on demand…


March 03, 2019

today’s job: implement photo uploading into this little dashboard I’m building for myself. I didn’t plan to do this, but it’s basically…


March 04, 2019

T@twostraws: ” This next challenge is tricky so I ’ ve left some hints on the website… ” Me(poking around autocomplete options in XCode…


March 05, 2019

assuming that the ’ false Spring ’ of the last 2 weeks was actually ’ real Spring, ’ we put in $100 worth of flowers and veggies a week…


March 05, 2019

I (presume I) have the same kettle that MM mentions in the most recent Roderick on the Line & I swear it acts differently every few…


March 08, 2019

today: successfully completed M220JS from MongoDB ’ s ” university. ” contemplating whether to take their 4.0 cert test, too. am also on…


March 09, 2019

Huh. I signed up with the Brave Browser ’ s ’ attention token ’ thing back around xmas and hooked up a couple of domains; I just realized…


March 12, 2019

not all heroes wear capes


March 15, 2019

took me pretty much all day, but I just got Nextcloud fully installed on my Linode server. I won ’ t completely stop relying on Dropbox…


March 15, 2019

3 hours into a fight with Apache conf files. I loathe this thing. Yes I ’ m sure it ’ s my fault.


March 17, 2019

(not to yuck on anyone ’ s yum, it ’ s just… that ’ s not gonna be for me. I ’ m not a good audience for someone whose cultural touchstones…


March 17, 2019

📚Read How to be Alone by Franzen last mo. Humor book w/ same title appeared in Libby as audiobook. Did I mean to reserve it? Don ’ t…


March 18, 2019

Tech news suggests Tumblr has lost a third of its users after the big content ban. Does that mean if I go back to last year’s Jan-March and…


March 19, 2019

dunno why I have such an affinity for the ’ knowledge base ’ pages of university IT departments. Regret at not being involved in my own…


March 20, 2019

Nick Lowe ’ s ” I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass ” and Bowie ’ s ” Sound + Vision. ” Discuss.


March 23, 2019

Finished Day 50 of #100DaysOfSwift. Built a little photos & captions app from scratch (sort of: basically a combination of two prior…


March 25, 2019

this person is apple-splaining ” cash. ” thanks. i wasn ’ t clear on the idea ’ til now.


March 25, 2019

super-prescient? my appleTV refuses to load the new live event, either directly opening the Special Events app or thru the link in the TV…


March 25, 2019

…and now this other person is apple-splaining how ” paying for things ” works…


March 25, 2019

Spotify now includes ad-supported Hulu (regularly $10/mo I think), which has enough HGTV to satisfy T. So I can cancel Philo ($16) and be…


March 27, 2019

there ’ s a youtube channel i ’ ve had on for the last hour - ” Zelda and Chill ” or something - mellow chunky versions of Zelda themes…


March 27, 2019

rolling out 3 more state agencies in my automated state-news network. still doesn ’ t look like much but it ’ s a fun project to bang on…


March 27, 2019

(2/2) …then realized it wasn ’ t a live stream, I was listening to a full album YT. So then I went to Spotify and found the actual tune…


March 28, 2019

📚 started reading Time Salvager by Wesley Chu.


April 04, 2019

…and then the dog was sick all night, wanting to go out every hour starting at 2:30am. Upside: super clear night looking S from back door…


April 02, 2019

I did it! I worked this Macbook so hard it emergency-shutdowned on me. Xcode high-five. 🖐🏼


April 03, 2019

No internet this AM — seemed bad. Then I chipped a front tooth & learned BAD. Then the kid called me — his car is making lousy new noises…


April 05, 2019

hello, new rack and pinion set, goodbye, half of tax refund. (to be continued…)


April 13, 2019

bookmark-to-self re: setting up eslint/prettier with typescript thrown into the mix, here . (2019 big goals incl. ” learn Swift…


April 17, 2019

Random morning thought: At some point SNL is going to be so out-of-ideas that they ’ ll start remaking great skits of yore, updated from the…


April 17, 2019

This recent XKCD reminded me of a dumb thing I made a while back. Added to my projects today. Asteroids credit card input (button in the…


April 22, 2019

Email from Philo; they ” didn ’ t want to ” raise prices like competitors… but they are. Killing slimmer $16 package that was just…


April 25, 2019

college radio at its finest: flipped on WVFS 10 minutes ago & heard ” hey/did you happen to see/the most beautiful girl… ” (which…


April 24, 2019

Used to rely on iTunes shuffle & it always seemed non-random in a hard-to-explain way. Lately I ’ ve been using Plex ’ s player & it…


April 25, 2019

The greatest trick these devils ever pulled: ads implying your contingency-fee personal-injury consult will be conducted in an airy modern…