Mobile phone insurance is such a scam: $15/month for a $700 phone. I pay $17/month for full coverage insurance on $10,000 worth of Apple hardware that includes ‘accidents’.
CenturyLink is just wrapping up a 40+ hour nationwide outage/degraded service event that took down some 911 services. That’s a post mortem I sure as hell want to read.
Weirdly these graphs confirm exactly what I was seeing last night: https://i.heliost.at/Status_overview__Downdetector_2018-12-27_17-41-04.png
I mixed champagne with half lemonade/half iced tea and I can’t decide what to call it:
Arnold Palmer III Esq.
Arnold ’50 Cent’ Palmer
Articles like this https://www.newyorker.com/culture/kitchen-notes/how-to-ferment-blueberries-like-rene-redzepi make me wish the cooking show TV format wasn’t “whatever you can make in 45-90 minutes”. I’d love to see what someone could do in 6 months + 45-90 minutes.
Ansible: Y’all can’t be serious with this shit.
LinkedIn taking away the ‘how you can connect with this person’ feature removed most of the value I get from having an account.
Missing from this history of Python packaging is the thousands of human years wasted for no measurable gain: https://www.pypa.io/en/latest/history/
We made some fish sauce hard candy at Incorrigible Candy Co. (@incorrigiblellc) this weekend and wrote about the process on our blog. https://www.incorrigiblecandy.com/blog/candy-hacking-prik-nam-pla-hard-candy/
My son, age 5: “Put that in @Basecamp so you can remember it.”