some kind of New York City resident achievement? I hear a distant ambulance siren and find the repeating tone kind of soothing
signalboosting "Jenny Holzer, Mom" ( @JennyHolzerMom) from birdsite,
5 Oct 2012
A POSITIVE ATTITUDE IS NOT FOR EVERYONE BUT HOW CAN WE EVEN KNOW IF IT FITS OR NOT IF YOU'RE NOT GOING TO TRY IT ON?
signalboosting WisCon from birdsite:
Panel Programming for WisCon 43 wants to help you get the best WisCon panel programming experience, so after you register, we would like for you to do a couple of things:
@andrhia https://www.npr.org/2016/06/27/483420607/to-stop-police-lawsuits-reformers-want-officers-to-get-insurance did you already see this? It's a few years old
hi, I reworked my old Twine tutorial for Twine 2.x http://catn.decontextualize.com/twine/ I tried to make it super friendly (but not condescending). it shows basic usage (making passages and links, exporting to HTML) plus a small useful subset of SugarCube macros. (it probably needs a copyedit pass but I needed to put it online as-is for class today.) enjoy!
so I know intellectually that it's good for me to get out of my own apartment, work at the coworking space, get face-to-face time in with colleagues
but I just stopped for a beverage and heard someone near the coffee say "it's like LinkedIn for brands"
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In New York City on Monday, Sept. 17? You could come to a free Recurse Center https://www.recurse.com public tech talk by Allison Kaptur http://akaptur.com/ "about how using Mypy, an optional static type checker for #Python, has changed how she writes Python". RSVP by 4pm ET on Fri, Sept. 14th.
@xor hey so I am thinking of filing a FOIA request about https://twitter.com/peterkarman/status/1038174750542053376 ... I'd appreciate any "here's why you shouldn't do this" warnings or pointers to similar "tell me the process/reasoning behind this decision" requests I could clone and modify
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OK, I could really *really* use advice from someone who has done or is doing a portfolio-based PhD in music composition or art or similar; something where you have to make a bunch of stuff and then write about it.
Anyone out there?
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I hope you'll read this thread about the personal meaning of India's historic court decision this past week ending #Section377. https://twitter.com/thepriyaarora/status/1037619291988926464
I wrote a paper *with demo code* for peer-to-peer distributeable, privacy-preserving content-addressed URIs in case anyone wants to preview it.
If that sounds up your alley send me a DM.
@gaditb When I see that Adrienne Porter Felt is involved I have a lot more trust than this user seems to. https://mastodon.social/@wakest/100672642667767240
New blog post: "Code Review Play at RubyConf, and Think Tank Fiction" about narrative fiction in tech conference presentations
Partially a reply to http://crookedtimber.org/2018/09/03/think-tank-fiction/ by Maria Farrell
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this November I follow in that tradition: co-presenting a port of "Code Review, Forwards and Back" with Jason Owen https://jasonaowen.net/ at RubyConf in Los Angeles http://rubyconf.org/program#session-704
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