Before Stonewall… – by Hazel Newlevant Important #lgbtq history.Continue reading
Total Engagement – by Jen Sorensen Accurate. (Hopefully not the last panel, though…) #facebookContinue reading
APOD: 2019 November 19 – Milky Way over Uruguayan LighthouseContinue reading
My pre-order of Moving to zsh arrived in Books the other day, and I’ve starting reading it on my iPad. The opening chapter has a nice potted history of the various command-line shells that have been in macOS over the years. 🙂 #ebook #macOS #zsh #cli #terminalContinue reading
Words and phrases in common use which originated in the field of typography I’m a designer, but even I didn’t know that words like cliché and stereotype come from the world of printing. #typography #design #language #historyContinue reading
Nothingburgers: They don’t have to be what’s for lunch One of the things that frustrates The Macalope is that pundits spend way too much time criticizing Apple for nothingburgers. Have you heard of these nothingburgers? The burgers, they make them from nothing these days. As the horny one points out, there is plenty of stuff …Continue reading "Of Nothingburgers & Real Criticism of Apple"
An unexpected nicety. I clicked the ‘unsubscribe’ link on an email from Greenpeace, and they give you an option to receive fewer emails from them.Continue reading
Half-Life: Alyx is rumoured to be the name of Valve’s new VR game, apparently being unveiled soon While I’m glad that Valve are finally doing something with the Half-Life franchise again, I’m not going to get my hopes up. #games #vrContinue reading
Programming Languages as People Missing a few, but still very funny. 🙂Continue reading
Notes from Underground #1: Al Gore Didn’t Want You to Panic First in a new series of articles over at Bella Caledonia. ‘I’m optimistic about the future because of youth around the world like Greta Thunberg,’ tweets Christine Lagarde from Davos. ‘I don’t want your hope,’ says Greta in a speech the next day. ‘I …Continue reading "Al Gore Didn’t Want You to Panic"