Ealier in the month, a friend asked me: “What’s wrong with WhatsApp?”

If messages are encrypted, what’s the big deal?

The answer is part of a larger problem. Metadata.

So, I wrote something up to explain that

alvin.codes/writing/metadata

Seeing lots of subtweets about open source and maintainer money, so let me save you 5 minutes of your life:

TLDR: Babel is running out of money and people are upset because the core maintainer was paid $11k per month

t.co/iA4bza4D0n

The New Yorker:
"How online dating ruined relationships"
+ 8000 words of filler.

Ken Robinson:
"They had lower standards [back] then, frankly, I think.
I think people ran into each other in the street and thought, 'You'll do.' "

No I won't create an account right after downloading your mobile app.

I don't know what it looks like or how it performs.

Uninstalled. t.co/z9aSflTB4K

Cleaning Product:
We're vegan, non-pollutant, animals love us 😍

Also Cleaning Product:
If the product touches your eyes, call the CDC, your doctor, the hospital, the CIA and the FBI immediately

Alvin boosted

🚨NEW: Job Opportunity 🚨

Come work with us! We have an opening for a Legal Officer position!

Deadline: 9 April 2021

@nolan Sorry I phrased that wrong, could you financially *only* have a part-time job?

That way you have another half of the week to work on whatever your like and it impacts your personal life a lot less

If you use Sourcetree, you can go to:

Menu > Install Command Line Tools

It gives you the `stree` command to open Sourcetree from the terminal 🎉

@nolan I'm sure you've thought about it, but what about a part-time job?

There's of course a big difference money-wise, but I think you have enough industry recognition that employers would welcome you with open arms.

@Sacchan Oh yeah that's right, you have to manually buy a gift card to yourself.

@Sacchan Have they expanded ? It was just US and Canada last time I checked

Amazon: Do you want your 6 items delivered *separate* and REAL FAST ⚡

Me: Nah, I'm good, I'd rather wait to get them all together, thanks 🙋‍♂️

Amazon: ok

𝟚𝟜 𝕙𝕠𝕦𝕣𝕤 𝕝𝕒𝕥𝕖𝕣

Amazon: Hi, your three orders containing 3, 2, and 1 item will arrive today and tomorrow

🤦‍♂️

About to get on a plane, I'll give you one emoji to describe everything

☣️☣️☣️

🔥 I've just learned about this and I'm so happy

Clicking Menu > Install Command Line Tools lets you use the `stree` command to open Sourcetree from the terminal t.co/O1wdPL2wF2

At this point, Texas is basically trolling all the techies that moved to Austin.

t.co/0cqZVKASdf

"The global coalition for transparency and anti-corruption has put the UK 'under review' "

Ouch

t.co/caS1DXh9Nk

Just realised I didn't have a hover state the buttons for my personal site ❗❗

I quickly made a funky one with inspiration from @codrops and icons from @fontawesome t.co/fQWc6EQjsQ

Back in February last year, all I expected from 2020 was for @MKBHD to rename his channel to MKB4K

Should I replace "writing" with "pontificating" in my Twitter bio?

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