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A significant chunk of the web runs on Amazon hardware now. I don’t get it.Read full post
I can never remember the syntax for
find. And when I do remember it, it tends to be something stupid like
find . -name package.json. Thing is, I used to have this exact problem with
grep where I would tell it to
grep -i -r 'foo' * and then my wrists would look at me sorrowfully like “what did we ever do to you, why are you giving us RSI” and I’d hate myself.
I absent-mindedly leave my headphones at work about once a month. My immediate reaction is always “asdfghjkl no no please god no this will be the bus ride from hell” but it usually turns out to be a surprisingly thoughtful 30 minutes instead. Or a nice long nap. Today was a no-headphones day and, as further insult to injury, I ended up on the dreaded Teenage Express on my way home from work.Read full post
It’s time to stop what we’re doing for a second and talk about automatic updates! Unsurprisingly, I have Opinions.Read full post
Confession time: I’m partly powered by smugness. I’m not even sure that’s a bad thing. The thought struck me the other day as I was pouring coffee from my battered, decade-old Thermos:
I’m a pretty awesome person for not buying a new one, aren’t I?
I’m old enough to know what buying a new Thermos would entail. It’d throw me into that old familiar cycle of obsessive research, giddy purchase, and New Object Energy that quickly gives way to “the thing I pour coffee into."Read full post