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After living without a dryer for six weeks in France, I'm looking into air-drying laundry back home.

Turns out there is a whole world of absurd German laundry equipment that you can order on the Internet. I'm currently looking at something called the "Leifheit Pegasus"!

We're making a thing! The Open Practice Library is a concise, real-world guide to building innovative software and collaborative teams.


I'd love your feedback! Replies, issues, and pull requests are more than welcome.

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TIL about tldr. I wish I'd known about this when I was starting out in the terminal. http://tldr.sh/
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"...the web app receives real push notifications, making it almost indistinguishable from a native mobile app."

Hell yes. Progressive web apps are happening!!


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I assume that mongodb was named after Mongo, the evil planet in the Flash Gordon series that Ming the Merciless ruled.

(To the tune of "Paper Planes" by MIA)

All I wanna do is
*woof woof woof woof woof*
and *yawn*
And look at puppies

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i explained javascript variable scope to my students today and i could tell they understood it because of how annoyed they got with the whole thing

The newly-launched labs.loc.gov/ looks so cool. Crowdsourced captions! Storytelling experiments! All the APIs!

Q: Is the iPhone X out?
A: Notch yet!

One benefit of working from home: I got to meet potato chip squirrel. mastodon.xyz/media/Awp9T-Do1TP

"As designers, it’s important to be mindful of how much attention we’re demanding from users and why we’re demanding that attention in the first place."