i just bought a humble bundle full of functional programming books which means i am very learned now
Presenting on ld-ocap at the Credentials Community Group call today... now in fact! wish me luck
It's fun to sometimes encounter new packages by looking at recent guix commits. I'm amused by this one:
(synopsis "Hacking contribution graphs in git")
"Badass generates false commits for a range of dates, essentially
hacking the gamification of contribution graphs on platforms such as
Github or Gitlab.")
(home-page "https://github.com/umayr/badass") ...)))
TFW you do an example from the tutorial and it keeps !@$%'ing erroring and you keep trying to figure out what you did wrong
then you read one more line forward and it says "surprisingly this errors and here's why"
There was a large cryptomining script attack on government websites this weekend. Unsigned JS files from a single service was responsible.
A Facebook Employee Asked a Reporter To Turn Off His Phone So Facebook Couldn't Track Its Location https://tech.slashdot.org/story/18/02/12/165259/a-facebook-employee-asked-a-reporter-to-turn-off-his-phone-so-facebook-couldnt-track-its-location?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed
I accidentally almost signed an email with "Thanks for reaching out?" instead of "Thanks for reaching out!"
I caught it right before I sent it, but it's amazing how much difference one character can make in meaning.
Guix is officially participating in Outreachy: https://www.outreachy.org/2018-may-august/communities/gnu-guix/
Are you an underrepresented person in tech? Guix is a cool project with a great community, and Outreachy is a great program to participate through. Spend your summer hacking on and learning about lisp/scheme, functional package management, and more!
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I'm glad I can have good conversations with my Dad, and even though I'm an atheist and he was a religious studies teacher at a Catholic high school, I can call him up and we can have a long and respectful dialogue about philosophy, religion, life. Thanks Dad :)
My D&D dice bag design, a sleeping dragon on its hoard of golden treasure, is up for voting on fanforge! Please help it get produced by giving it 5 stars and a comment! https://community.forfansbyfans.com/m/fan-forge/designs/Dungeons-Dragons-Fan-Forge/list/id-4618 #critters #criticalrole #dnd
Levar Burton Reads is a great podcast. We just listened to "The Truth About Owls", which I highly recommend. Morgan: "That man's voice is a national treasure."
remember when I had a computer with working opengl
those were the days