Google is an incredibly slimy company Show more
"For example, they recently added a hidden empty div over YouTube videos that causes our hardware acceleration fast-path to bail (should now be fixed in Win10 Oct update). Prior to that, our fairly state-of-the-art video acceleration put us well ahead of Chrome on video playback time on battery, but almost the instant they broke things on YouTube, they started advertising Chrome's dominance over Edge on video-watching battery life."
Just learnt that you can handle signals in #Shell scripts using the trap command 😁: https://ccollins.wordpress.com/2011/03/02/handling-shell-script-interrupts/
A win for #opensource in Canada.
* Favour open source solutions
* Favour non-prorietary solutions
* Source for custom-built solutions must be released under open source licenses through Government of Canada sites
See C.2.3.8 for the relevant clauses:
Quora is an internet scale Library of Alexandria that is destined to take all of it's knowledge to the grave when it burns.
Nearly two years ago, on February 2012, one of the largest library on Earth burned, and no “mainstream” media, no politician denounced it. The reason for this silence is that the library was “illegal” and that it wasn’t a physical one.
That first sip of #coffee ❤️☕
Holy hell the #emacs Diff mode is really useful for interactive patching! 🤓 😁
It can also reverse the patch direction, which is pretty neat.
Upgrading to #mojave
Hopefully this goes well 🤞
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