I'm so glad I've been using Ansible for my servers (as opposed to manually building snowflakes). This week two hosting providers had major problems with their service and I've been able to move elsewhere quickly.

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Is there a name for the logical fallacy that leads to people resisting a solution because it doesn't solve everything, even though they also agree that any "better" solution isn't available?

The CPUs of new iOS devices are as powerful as laptop Intel CPUs. I wonder if I can write some kind of distributed compilation tool to use them to speed up compile times on my laptop :)

about:performance in Firefox is pretty neat. Shows which websites impact battery life the most.

That's in Tokyo.

It probably went like this:

- Can you translate this?
- Frozen popcorn!? Good grief!
- Thanks!

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GIMP stands for GNU Image Manipulation Program and GNU stands for GNU’s Not UNIX and UNIX stands for Uniplexed Information and Computing Service so the full proper name for GIMP is actually:

GNU’s Not Uniplexed Information and Computing Service Image Manipulation Program

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Yeah people think German has lots of long compound words but have you tried Objective-C?

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