Today's post is a short commentary on something I see happen all too often in tech. https://chriswiegman.com/2021/09/development-is-more-than-an-internet-search/
One of VS Code's biggest strengths is its portability. Here's how you can help leverage that in your project. https://chriswiegman.com/2021/09/managing-project-with-vs-code/
My post today addresses a common issue I see in tech. TL;DR is right in the title. Yes, a college degree is still worth it. https://chriswiegman.com/2021/09/yes-a-college-degree-is-still-worth-it/
You may think that I'm a sap
But I don't care about your app.
I would rather take a nap
Than deal with all that crap.
Whwn we say don't trust a single company with all your data, we don't mean you should give up your #privacy to multiple corporations. We mean you should protect yourself from all corporation and not trust a single soul on this.
PixelFed has just reached 50k users on 186 instances! 🥳
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It's a Fediverse alternative to Instagram, and federates with Mastodon etc. so millions of people across the Fediverse can follow PixelFed accounts.
PixelFed has an unofficial Android app called @PixelDroid. It's currently in beta testing, you can get it from F-Droid:
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Netflix is where a comedian can go to make sure their list of stand-up specials takes a sudden turn where you can tell when the allegations surfaced
- Unlucky (1995)
- A Three Piece Suit (1998)
- Tireless (2004)
- Raised and Confused (2006)
- Fields of Mozzarella (2010)
- Offensive!! (2015)
- The Big Mean Man Said a Bad Word (2016)
- I'm Not Even Upset at What Happened. In Fact, I'm Laughing About It (2016)
- A Long List of Slurs (2017)
I always like writing my annual "uses" post. This year is a bit different because I currently don't have a personal laptop but it was still fun. https://chriswiegman.com/2021/09/my-development-toolbox-2021/
New blog post!
You can prevent your personal images from appearing in #Google's image search results.
The biggest mistake in partisan politics is making the automatic assumption that if the other party wants it, you must oppose it.
Even a blind man hits a bullseye sometimes.
Best example: Republicans coming out against fucking public health measures....why? Because democrats want it. It's a show. All of these R pols have had the vaccine, even Trump. But gotta play for the crowd. Dance, clowns, dance.
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