I’m enjoying the https://techwontsave.us/ podcast series at the moment.
My initial response was “well, I know it’s all a broken”, but it’s been good to hear things restated and framed concisely, and that being nagged that it’s all broken isn’t a bad thing for those of us in this industry.
I just used @aral 's sitejs in anger (I had to quickly set up an https test server for a static site I was trying to debug), and it just works like magic.
Many thanks Aral!
A small cautionary tale of how I solved a bug in my app by changing my jacket:
I wrote up a neat trick I picked up from #MSBuild last week: how to develop your webservice locally in a production like environemnt without a lot of tedious service management:
Out the house for my run before 6am so I can catch an #MSBuild
talk before 7am. Younger me would be equal parts disappointed and disgusted :)
The realisation that I used my wide-angle lens way more than I realised
Last night I saw an eerie thing: a dozen plus satellites silently moving overhead in procession, like a space train. I’ve seen satellites in the sky before, but seeing them all move in lock step was weird somehow.
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