Finding services to complain about is always easy and it’s easy to look for things that annoy, much harder to find things that please.
Today I want to give a shout out to Cloudflare for helping me save money on hosting, and protecting my sites. Based on their dashboard in the past month they’ve helped with the …
There's no way to sugar-coat this: Have I Been Pwned (HIBP) only exists due to a whole bunch of highly illegal activity that has harmed many individuals and organisations alike. That harm extends all the way from those in data breaches feeling a sense of personal violation (that's certainly how I feel when I see my …
Late last year I switched this domain from self-hosted WordPress back to wordpress.com that way I didn’t have to deal with updates, running a server, paying for hosting, and everything else.
The ease of use is superb and having it as a SAAS is wonderful for me. I can just write and share things when the inspiration …
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when I was 12. Since then I have been programming and managing other programmers,
hiring and firing them, planning projects and their budgets, finding and losing
customers, investing into software teams and losing my investments,
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Like every year, the Symfony team gathers the community in Paris for 2 days of training and 2 days of conferences. Learning, sharing and having fun!
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Meet us a Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris.
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Wylie Overstreet and Alex Gorosh took a telescope around the streets of LA and invited people to look at the Moon through it. Watching people’s reactions to seeing such a closeup view of the Moon with their own eyes, perhaps for the first time, is really amazing.
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Rough.js is a light weight (~8k), Canvas based library that lets you draw in a sketchy, hand-drawn-like, style. The library defines primitives to draw lines, curves, arcs, polygons, circles, and ellipses. It also supports drawing SVG paths.
To get started first create a rough canvas:
const rc = rough.canvas(docu…
The Overwhelming Emotion of Hearing Toto’s “Africa” Remixed to Sound Like It’s Playing in an Empty Mall | New Yorker
Our lives increasingly play out in virtual spaces: instead of going to malls, we surf on Amazon; many of us would happily forgo the mess of a party to stay home and flirt through an app. Listening …
Latest addition to Memo Akten ’s ongoing ‘Learning to See’ project demonstrates a neural network powered realtime image translation framework, presenting possibilites for visual poetry:
A pre-trained deep neural network making predictions on live camera
input, trying to …