flashing lights in the link? Show more
@catoutofbed "webshit weekly" is a weekly rant about how bad hacker news is and how stupid everyone who posts there is and how bad tech culture is. Which is like... "fair, okay" but they're so fucking toxic about it I can't help but feel like it's a large part of the problem http://n-gate.com/hackernews/2018/02/21/0/
This is emacs rainbow-identifiers-mode which I've been using instead of default syntax highlighting to see if visual markers of data flow within a function act as an aide in code review. Setting the foreground and background to the rainbow color was a fun idea my coworker had with this hilarious output. If the symbols were squashed maybe it would be interesting but in its current form it mostly looks like a Fisher Price FOIA response.
The official wikipedia android app is really quite nice. The internal browser even has tabbing support. History, wikipedia.org front page features, offline reading lists, the ability to look at pages that are attached to nearby GPS locations...
"how nerds destroy the world" (pictures for sad children) Show more
> have i told you about
> how nerds destroy the world
> take conspicuous consumption as a lifestyle choice and combine it with early hardware adoption
> and you have great swaths of gadgetry out of stock because they're incrementally better than the last model
> then there are landfills full of functioning electronics
> wasted time, resources, money, etc.
> the best part is these things were never really necessary
Well the space heater made my room way warmer than the bathroom, somehow making working up even more difficult
"Social Media's granddad"
Greene wrote: "Hatlo's genius was to realize, before there was any such thing as an Internet or Facebook or Twitter, that people in every corner of the country were brimming with seemingly small observations about mundane yet captivating matters, yet lacked a way to tell anyone outside their own circles of friends about it."
If anyone wants to hunt some monsters with me, my playstation ID is rjrix
"i should watch a monster hunter build video" *prison rape joke*
okay then, that was a good effort.