“Humans design and build software systems, and the operators who keep the systems running are also human. Even when they have the best intentions, humans are known to be unreliable.”
I’ve started reading Designing Data Intensive Applications by Martin Kleppmann and I must say that I’m wondering why I didn’t already
I imagine how many other stuff was bent to fit sexism...
Raw truths about OSS https://www.influxdata.com/blog/its-time-for-the-open-source-community-to-get-real/
I wish signal desktop client wasn't based on electron #hateChrome
Fantastic essay about Dostoevsky's Idiot https://www.newcriterion.com/issues/2018/5/the-idiot-savant-9753
If you haven't read the book still worth reading this essay as it'll instigate you to do so
Food industry paying researchers to downplay how bad certain foods makes to human body.
I remember, ~13 years ago, helping at my uncle's repair shop for communication boards for phone lines, literaly washing those boards with soap using a brush. After that boards were dried up and put under a testing module (I did help him setup a ISA interface to the testing module that had a blob driver for 2.6 linux kernel ), the amazing thing is that washing process had 70% of success in fixing "broken" boards. Other 30% were fixed changing a few components...
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