Pinned toot

Okay. I should do an post.

I'm jackyalciné. I work with software a lot. I run often. I cook. I also track a lot of my life digitally. I have more information at jacky.wtf/press/.

I give talks in tech + social justice + Black history (and intersections thereof). I'm from New York, chilling out West now.

I have a habit for breaking things and putting them back together with a test harness. I'm open to banter but only if it's peaceful and for growth.

Hi.

yeah imma delete my account from here (mastodon.xyz) and move to playvicious.

expect a mass re-following.

I'm kinda mad. Especially as a Patreon. Now I'm strongly opting to just move off any form of centralized federation.

mastodon.xyz was down long enough for me to move to another instance.

♲ @amy nguyen (amyngyn@twitter.com): i had a whole rant about this in my "UX design for internal tools" talk last year but i have to rant again: IF YOU BUILD A WEB APP THAT BREAKS BASIC BROWSER FUNCTIONALITY I WILL HUNT YOU DOWN.

I WANT A BACK BUTTON.

I WANT TO RIGHT CLICK.

I WANT TO OPEN IN A NEW FUCKING TAB.

So it's definitely possible.

Best believe I'll be attempting this in the far future.

I have a video of my last session uploading to Twitch and YouTube - might aim to self host it if it's cost effective (the forgotten aspect of self hosting).

Okay some takeaways on and :

* I switch context a _lot_. I jump from terminal -> docs -> web -> terminal in under a minute.

* I need to work at talking about my flow out loud. It's a good way to do a live assertion of what I'm working on.

* Try to open up with an agenda in the form of unit tests.

Alright, back on my stream. twitch.tv/jackyalcine This time we're going to add some validation to JSON-LD objects for /

Stopped my stream for ~5 minutes. Going to get something to eat and then pick back up.

I'm aiming to get a C++ implementation of (and ) going.

Got keyword detection in -LD working for my C++ lib for !

I'm live coding it now! twitch.tv/jackyalcine

(starting this live coding stream in like 10 seconds)

That said, I think I'll do this live. Going to turn on my Twitch stream. twitch.tv/jackyalcine

(one day I could even consider self-hosing THAT?!)

I keep asking myself - do I need to implement JSON-LD in order to get ActivityStreams so I have an ActivityPub library?

I think so.

Okay. Home. Not going out this weekend (at least not tonight) so we finna implement JSON-LD in C++ tonight.

Also note to self/passive aggressive note to others: don't criticize non-technical users who call the whole thing Mastodon (or, increasingly, Pleroma).

That being this: git.jacky.wtf/indieweb/libacti.

I'm going to work on making testing straightforward. Running it under Docker makes a bit easier

Show more
Mastodon

Generalistic and moderated instance. All opinions are welcome, but hate speeches are prohibited. Users who don't respect rules will be silenced or suspended, depending on the violation severity.