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2020-10-22: Through some clever reverse engineering & brute force methods of placing orders every minute, …

2020-10-21: A nice little tour through the recent history of font rendering on the web. Convincing-looking 90s …

2020-10-16: This 1961 ad for the IBM Selectric typewriter is fantastic. Commercials were so straightforward back …

2020-10-15: Today, I moved from Input Mono to IBM Plex Mono for my text editors and terminal. It’s been a good 4 …

2020-10-15: These are 100% applicable to software design. Akin’s Laws of Spacecraft Design

2020-10-13: Pennsylvania, USA. 4pm. A Day in the Life challenge. #adayinthelife

2020-10-12: Throat’s dry. It’s that time of year again. Almost time to turn on the humidifier.

2020-09-27: Starting to see some fall colors…

2020-09-24: Really tempted to get a cheap, used original Fujifilm X100 from eBay. They seem to be becoming …

2020-09-23: I’ve been a long time user of Sublime Text. I’ve bounced off VS Code every time I’ve tried to use it …

2020-09-15: This 1986 MIT course teaches computing from first principles. It’s so far a nice little tour through …

2020-09-12: Manhattan 📸

2020-09-11: On-boarding at a new job is overwhelming. A technique that’s been helping me immensely is simply …

2020-08-31: It’s only been around a year since I took this photo. So much has happened since then. We live in a …

2020-08-31: Getting back into running 10 mins a day again. I fell off it for like 2 weeks. I’m trying to regain …

2020-08-31: Excited to start my first day of work at a new job!

2020-08-29: I’m putting more effort into setting up my workspace. I need a proper office chair next but they’re …

2020-08-29: Trying to figure out a way to set up my webcam close enough to my screen. I don’t want to look rude …

2020-08-24: Sunset at Lake Bomoseen, Vermont 📸

2020-08-21: I’m excited to take some photos on film this weekend! It’s been far too long.

2020-08-19: I really enjoyed the first episode of Lovecraft Country! Get Out and Watchmen have opened some new …

2020-08-18: I was a cranberry juice guy, then I switched to lemonade for a while. But now, limeade is my drink …

2020-08-17: I saw a cool boat today.

2020-08-15: Lately, I’ve noticed there are more and more resources for technical leaders in the software field. …

2020-08-15: Today I made sandwiches and had a socially distant picnic with a friend. It’s nice to spend a …

2020-08-13: 2020: an isolation odyssey This is excellent. 2020: an isolation odyssey : Lydia Cambron 2020: an isolation odyssey is a …

2020-08-11: Grateful that I don’t have to commute in this heat this year. A crowded 34th St Herald Square subway …

2020-08-10: Excited for my first shipment of Blue Bottle coffee beans to arrive today. ☕️

2020-08-08: The Bob Ross livestream is an absolute treasure. It’s nice to have on in the background while …

2020-08-07: I’m enjoying everyone’s photos during this August photoblogging challenge.

2020-08-05: The Truth Is Paywalled But The Lies Are Free This article presents the problem and an ideal solution. Sadly, it’s unlikely to happen anytime …

2020-08-05: I want to take my film camera out for a day but I don’t know where to send the film to get it …

2020-08-04: The UX of LEGO Interface Panels Fascinating article about LEGO brick UIs. Designing a complex machine interface is a juggling act …

2020-08-04: Telegram is burned. Looks like Telegram is no longer secure. The report describes the messages as “likely …

2020-08-04: Hurricane Isaias slowly making its way to NYC.

2020-08-03: Stocking up for the storm that should be arriving in NYC sometime tomorrow 😬

2020-08-03: An informative and well-written article about decolonizing AI. They provide not just a list of …

2020-07-31: Non-Euclidean geometry is hard to wrap your mind around but this devlog video for an upcoming game …

2020-07-31: Supporting indie software by using Better Blocker on iOS. Home - Better

2020-07-30: I miss being able to attend concerts. Superior Siren - Lonesome Hunter (Cover) - Invidious

2020-07-29: Springer has made a ton of PDFs and ePubs available until July 31. A great opportunity to grab a …

2020-07-28: The Cranberries- Linger (playing from another room) I like the (playing from another room) videos. …

2020-07-27: Sean Tucker makes very good videos and this is no exception. A practical guide to editing photos on …

2020-07-27: What an interesting cover for a computer science theory book.

2020-07-26: It’s becoming more OK to question the consequences of social media, which is nice. Facebook Employee …

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2020-07-25: I made an iOS Shortcut to convert YouTube links into Invidious links. Invidious is a free & open …

2020-07-24: I’m trying to figure out if social networking sites have been a net positive or a net negative …

2020-07-24: Can you jam with the console cowboys in cyberspace? Julia Stiles in Ghostwriter (“Who is Max …

2020-07-24: The purpose and design of Design Docs Senior engineering requires a skillset that comes only with years of experience. But a good blog …

2020-07-24: Hoping for weather more conducive to running next week. Starting to feel stagnant after a week of …

2020-07-23: Safe in my air conditioned apartment, writing for tonight’s Pathfinder session, while …

2020-07-20: I follow some photographers on m.b whose work I enjoy but I’m also trying out VSCO and Ello. I don’t …

2020-07-17: Kadhja Bonet - Fairweather Friend (Live) I’ve been listening to this artist a bunch this week. Also, …

2020-07-16: Tempted to get a Raspberry Pi just to tinker with Linux. 💻

2020-07-16: Fascinating piece about a numbers station that isn’t a numbers station. The ghostly radio station …

2020-07-14: Watched The Vast of Night, a nice little indie sci-fi filmed like a stage play. A lot of great …

2020-07-13: IB will use a statistical model, rather than exams, to predict the grades of over 160k students. Communicating the concerns a lot of us have about using ML ethically is becoming more and more …

2020-07-13: Today, I picked up some books from my neighborhood book shop. It’s nice to read physical books …

2020-07-13: Got my m.b stickers! Thanks, @macgenie!

2020-07-12: It’s difficult to find intermediate and expert level learning resources for TensorFlow. Deep …

2020-07-11: Doing laundry and cleaning my apartment to take my kind off the heat and humidity. …

2020-07-10: The iOS 14 public beta is fun to play with, but some of my shortcuts aren’t working in the …

2020-07-10: Humidity level: intense.

2020-07-08: It’s nice to take the case off my phone occasionally to remind myself how pleasing these …

2020-07-07: A great little essay about Halt and Catch Fire, a show I finally watched during the pandemic after …

2020-07-07: I gave in and bought a desk when I realized we might not even be halfway through the pandemic. I …

2020-07-06: Object-oriented languages and scripting languages are enjoyable to write for different reasons. I …

2020-07-06: It’s satisfying to see an exact 10’0” pace. It’s a good place to start. I want to make this feel …

2020-07-05: A COVID mask showroom. As seen at a rest stop in Pennsylvania.

2020-07-02: My eyes get tired on Thursdays and Fridays from looking at screens all week. Trying to remember to …

2020-07-01: Holding Facebook and other tech monopolies accountable Tech journalism is just one piece of the puzzle, but it’s an important piece. Reporters Describe …

2020-06-30: A solid album start to finish. Hard to believe it’s 14 years old. 🎵

2020-06-30: How do you find blogs to follow? Not just microblogs, though tips about discovering microblogs are …

2020-06-29: Made an anime version of myself on Picrew.

2020-06-29: Just did a major refactor of the icons on my phone. Now, I have a screen dedicated to …

2020-06-28: Trying to find a good probability textbook that isn’t overpriced. I want to really get into …

2020-06-27: Listening to the audiobook of Murakami’s memoir. Only ever read one book by him (Sputnik Sweetheart) …

2020-06-26: Just made an impulse purchase of a bunch of books with the excuse that I’m supporting my local …

2020-06-26: Having an Aimee Mann kind of day. 🎵

2020-06-25: A successful Pathfinder session! I tried to put the group in a situation with no plan for how they …

2020-06-25: I run the same route every time and this is one of my better paces. It’s nice to see improvement …

2020-06-25: Being new to a social network and having no followers means writing for no one. It usually feels …

2020-06-25: Working on implementing a deep learning model for work but taking breaks once every couple hours to …

2020-06-24: It’s been four months since I’ve been to midtown Manhattan. Scrolling through old photos feels …

2020-06-24: This American mass awakening with regard to policing is having a positive effect on other …

2020-06-23: 📺 Watching the Hawaii season of Terrace House, a show truly about nothing. It’s soothing how …

2020-06-23: It’s important to arrange the share panel in Drafts so that private journaling and public …

2020-06-23: Drafts makes it even easier to do GTD’s ubiquitous capture because it pops open the keyboard …

2020-06-23: Scrolling through my photos and feeling grateful for all the breakfasts I’ve been able to make this …

2020-06-23: Trying to start using the Drafts app. I’ve tried a few times in the past, but never got the …

2020-06-23: I like this Machine Learning blog. Good design, good content. It’s inspiring.

2020-06-23: Starting off easy for the week. Hovering at around 10 min/mile. 🏃🏾

2020-06-22: Doing some light reading before bed.

2020-06-22: I like Apple’s trend in recent years of emphasizing privacy and security as part of their brand. In …

2020-06-22: So far the only truly impressive announcement at WWDC is the AirPod Pro spatial audio. 🤯

2020-06-22: ☕️ Trying out beans from Blue Bottle for the first time. Just made a cup of Bella Donovan from the …

2020-06-21: 📺 Started watching W1A a mockumentary series centered on middle management types at the BBC …

2020-06-20: 🎵 Listening to an audiobook of Sputnik Sweetheart, my first Murakami novel. 📚 It’s been a while …

2020-06-20: I knew of this as “slice of life” stories. I’ll have to look into this some more. There is, I have …

2020-06-20: David Sedaris is always a delight. David Sedaris, Dressed Up With Nowhere to Go - The New York Times

2020-06-19: Spent an hour playing Dark Souls 3. Making slight progress, very slowly. It’s also a good …

2020-06-19: 🎵 I recommend this album for BandCamp’s fundraiser today: Madison Tapes - yaya bey

2020-06-19: I like that micro.blog’s Favorites feature is more like bookmarks (Pinboard, del.icio.us) than …

2020-06-19: Sums up a lot of things I’ve been feeling about web technology in the last 5-6 years. The Return of …

2020-06-19: 🎵 I’ve been listening to a lot of Grizzly Bear recently. Spotify link: Grizzly Bear - Yet Again

2020-06-19: Becoming more comfortable with a pace faster than 10 mins per mile. 🏃🏾

2020-06-19: An absolute indictment. Great read. ‘We existed in parallel universes’ – what it’s like to be …

2020-06-19: Facebook tries to take a small stand against the current administration’s penchant for …

2020-06-19: I recommend this history of Juneteenth. It contains a list of possible alternate celebrations that …

2020-06-19: After all these years, I still don’t know what to do with the LinkedIn requests I get.

2020-06-18: My Pathfinder group had their first level-up session today! Today’s session felt a little bit …

2020-06-18: Apple’s decision to block the Hey email app Apple has a minority but important share of the mobile market — the people who spend money on apps. …

2020-06-18: I bought pgkr.net and pointed it to this microblog. Now is a good time for me to refresh myself on …

2020-06-18: I’ve set up robots.txt to prevent search engines from scraping this micro.blog but I want this to …

2020-06-18: I haven’t listened to my podcasts in months because I no longer have a commute. I do want to make …

2020-06-18: Slowly building a habit of running 4x a week. 🏃🏾It takes 21 days to build a habit so I’m 1/7 of the …

2020-06-18: I’m trying to decide whether I should post microblog entries on my personal site (hosted on …

2020-06-18: I like this deep dive into external screens for coding but still not willing to shell out thousands …

2020-06-18: Writing for my Pathfinder campaign is exciting but also a little stressful. I need deadlines, …

2020-06-17: Sums up 2020.