I understand why the author is using plugins to make the sites they use slower and reduce those dopamine hits but I'm not sure it's the best approach. howonlee.github.io/2020/02/12/

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"Hacker News with 100ms latency feels like liquor: Hacker News with 9000ms latency feels like small beer."

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From a blog post about adding latency to websites: "I have watered down the Internet because nowadays it only seems to come in 151 proof."

Remember, friend's. SQL Injection references are fun but don't put them on the cards you include when sending flowers to your Valentine.

Now if you'll excuse me, I need to explain to my local florist why the flowers I'm sending to my wife crashed their point-of-sale system.

CSS is so wonky that it makes you feel like a goddamn rocket scientist for making a custom styled checkbox correctly.

With a beefy air cooler, I'm still getting 4ghz but it never heats above 60C 馃樃 3600 is in the mail...

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I'm happy to have gotten a 4ghz OC on the 2600x with the stock cooler. My gtx 1060 is really showing its age trying to keep up.

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I just finished a 4 hour session with our second business accelerator client. I both want to keep going and go to bed.

Impulsively ordering $50 worth of tea is a healthy way to deal with emotions right

I made the mistake of not doing enough research on my ongoing pc build.

Wanting to be frugal I chose a Ryzen 2600x instead of the 3600, thinking that overclocked it would perform just as well. I didn't understand what a difference the architecture has on performance until I was looking at charts comparing various cpu and gpu combinations. 馃う

If you can't fix it, you don't own it.

Repair:
- Is better than recycling
- Saves you money
- Teaches engineering
- Saves the planet

ifixit.com/Manifesto

Interviewed with a great team today, they're getting into some cool tech and the position is exactly what I'm looking for.

I'm impatient and want to start now.

It's very satisfying to see my configuration script correctly set up a new node in the cluster. If I hadn't spent two weeks trying to get it there, I might feel like this is a small victory.

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