☝️ "You could see a lot of jaws dropping. That’s not a strategy — that’s just hoping things don’t go bad.”
Long article about #signal, demanding moderation policies to avoid bad press:
Why do so many brands change their logos and look like everyone else?
Occasionally, stories in "Humans of New York" make me cry a little: https://www.humansofnewyork.com/post/641197408909443100/before-she-passed-she-told-my-dad-that-she
They have an #RSS feed, I highly recommend subscribing to it. It reminds me of what's important in life. 🙂
Fun: Rope has health indicator (Link to reddit, sorry):
I found a nice #blog article on covert contracts:
Work: “If I review your code quickly then you’ll make it a priority to review mine.”
Parenting: “If we do a fun craft then you won’t pitch a hissy fit when I say no candy afterwards.”
Friendships: “If I don’t make fun of your weight then you won’t make fun of my height.”
This high-res scan was fun to play around with indeed.
Sad to see how duolingo collects more and more ads and gets premium in your face.
I get it, they need money to stay alive but it's more than 6€ a month for yearly which is way more than it should be IMO. I should probably deduce 30% for Google/Apple tho.
Language learning is always expensive, I get it but with community-prepared courses and not super high quality lessons (for the most part) I can't justify it in any way.
"#Wikipedia is the first digital Wonder of the World"
That's a fitting title, I guess.
Hilarious: "Ivanka #Trump and Jared Kushner’s refusal to allow their Secret Service detail to use any of the bathrooms in their home forced the agents to look elsewhere in the neighborhood"
"The dirty secret is that there are two pandemics. While a quarter of America is food insecure and behind on rent, the shareholder class has experienced an explosion in net worth and spends less time commuting, more time with family and Netflix. "
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