Repeat after me: blockchain is centralised.
You want to tilt the power dynamics to favour social justice? You don’t do that by making a billion copies of the same database. You do it by ensuring that a billion people can have their own unique databases.
Expend your energy to realise topological decentralisation not global proofs. Sure, it won’t make you a billionaire but if that’s what you want, what the fuck you reading my feed for?
Everyone is like “zomg Spotify is crashing at startup!” but you should know that Deezer is also crashing at startup.
Insightful article on user name UX and technical considerations https://lord.io/blog/2020/usernames/
I dare someone to change the MDN docs list to `["my parents", "Ayn Rand", "God"]`.
The new `Intl.ListFormat` in JS gets so much right.
1. Serial/Oxford/Harvard comma is used for American English (en-US)
2. `en` behavior is that of American English, not British English
I wish I knew the carbon offset of maintaining house plants because I really want to justify a €30/month plant subscription. #NoOxygenFreeloaders
EU startup idea: Wirecutter for EU since none of its recommended products are available outside the US. #SthlmTech
Alrighty, let’s make this happen. If you care about this, tell this email list. https://mailarchive.ietf.org/arch/msg/vcarddav/FCjVznQHsmtPPLmv2z69OcxL8u0/
Now that I have watched #HamiltonFilm, I have canceled my Disney Positive subscription. $7 well spent.
9th Circuit Court of Appeals rules Facebook widgets can be considered wiretaps #surveillanceCapitalism https://gizmodo.com/court-rules-facebook-widgets-can-be-considered-wiretaps-1844245159
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