RT @mgarciaisaia@twitter.com
Not even Santa's job depends on as many packages as your NodeJS app

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Wow, the #rust community really is amazing! I posted a fairly beginner question on r/rust just now, and within 10 minutes I got 8 comments—7 of them were attempted solutions, 6 of them were *correct* solutions, and 2 of them had full, running code samples/diffs.

And *none* of them called me dumb or implied I don't know how to program—even though I made a classic beginner mistake (solving ownership issues with excessive use of `clone()` instead of by understating my code better)

"The view that machines cannot give rise to surprises is due, I believe, to a fallacy to which philosophers and mathematicians are particularly subject. This is the assumption that as soon as a fact is presented to a mind all consequences of that fact spring into the mind simultaneously with it. It is a very useful assumption under many circumstances, but one too easily forgets that it is false." — Alan M. Turing

RT @richcampbell@twitter.com
Evolution of Software Architecture...

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Ruby 2.6 was released yesterday and all the native implementations to Fiber were merged. ruby-lang.org/en/news/2018/12/

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