When what seems like half the planet noped out of WhatsApp after its terms of service update, applications like Signal (which I highly recommend) saw an unprecedented increase in user traffic. Signal had so many new users sign up that it overwhelmed their existing infrastructure and lead to a 24-hour-ish outage. The small team responded impressively quickly, especially given that a 4,200% spike in new users was utterly implausible before it ocurred.
From the first time I was exposed to their music watching MTV's Amp back in the 90s to today, I'm grateful for all the years of great #music
Thanks for the memories, #DaftPunk
You will always be a part of my life
Has anyone else watched the latest doco from #AdamCurtis, Can’t Get You Out Of My Head? I’m 4 episodes in and finding it very challenging. How are you finding it?
California resident? Over 65? Want to get vaccinated tomorrow?
I've used a ton of blogging software over the years. The one thing that's given me very little pain: file-based storage, or more specifically, Markdown files. An appreciation post.: https://rusingh.com/articles/2021/02/12/markdown-appreciation/
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