For those looking for maximum stability, KDE Plasma 5.12.8 LTS is out!
I found out about this article from pycoders weekly newsletter.
This article says everything I ever wanted to know about refactoring in python, starting from theory, giving examples of tools to use finally demonstrating common anti-patterns that increase code complexity.
There are also subways, lots of subways.
"Google is banning political advertising on its platforms ahead of the Canadian federal election because of new ad transparency rules it says would be too challenging to comply with."
Curling is a very serious Olympic sport.
Liberapay is a great alternative to Patreon and Facebook Fan Subscriptions.
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"If they hadn’t used a centerfold, they'd have used another pic of a pretty white woman. The Playboy thing gets our attn, but really this is about the world-building that’s gone on in computing from the start—building worlds for certain ppl & not others."
The 'Right to Repair' Movement Is Gaining Ground and Could Hit Manufacturers Hard
The EU and at least 18 U.S. states are looking to address the impact of planned obsolescence
Kdenlive developers are organizing a test day event tomorrow, 22nd of February 2019, from 17pm to 22pm CET, for the upcoming version of their acclaimed video-editing application. Help report problems and shape the future!
"it's not just a women's issue — it is a human issue," Beatriz said. http://bit.ly/2H6ovso
So I made a thing.
The green on this graph shows where chlorophyll b absorbs (the type mostly used by plants). You can see it catches light in two places. Near 450nm (the blue end of the spectrum) and around 650nm (in the red).
The two lines show the wavelengths emitted by LED lights. Blue is cool white and red is warm white. Both have a spike in emission around chlorophyll's blue absorption and broad emission over the red absorption.
In other words, this is why houseplants like LED lighting!
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