So #Patreon is backing down, and they're not going to roll out the fees change. I'm not going to trust them after this fiasco, so I'm staying on #Liberapay instead. They are much more in line with my values anyway.
Trust is hard to build, very easy to loose. Patreon lost mine. It would take much more than not rolling out the changes to win me back.
The latest issue of the Internet Protocol Journal is out! #ipj
In This Issue:
⋅ From the Editor
⋅ A Blockchain Tutorial
⋅ In Defence of NATs
⋅ Thank You
⋅ Call for Papers
⋅ Supporters and Sponsors
TIL: contrary to the big brouhaha a while ago you *can* still buy DRM-free ebooks from O'Reilly. I don't think they went out of their way to let you know. At least I didn't know until tonight.
This must be close to being peak-hipster: a kickstarter campaign for a $300 tea maker.
Very interesting episode of the SE Radio #podcast.
A lot of waxing about #react but with no mention of the licensing debate. Is that only a topic in my own filter bubble or does the podcast predate it?
From the "not technically wrong" department of wrong answers:
Found over on the bird site:
Clojerl - Clojure implemented on the Erlang VM https://github.com/jfacorro/clojerl/blob/master/README.md | https://lobste.rs/s/fonco2 #erlang #lisp
Eschewing Zshell for #Emacs Shell - http://www.howardism.org/Technical/Emacs/eshell-fun.html