The older I get, the easier it is to just cancel writing that response to some ranting rando on GitHub, Twitter, etc.. Basically whenever I realize it's not worth spending energy on confrontational convos. And when you get older you just realize it earlier, because you've been there a thousand times, then a million times, then it tapers off. I assume that's why some old people can just smile at everyone and not give a single f*** about others' overly strong opinions.
Whenever a web browser, operating system, or web site gains dominance among users, it stops being cool and starts becomes blatantly abusive.
This Chromium nonsense is just more of what we saw from Internet Explorer.
Every generation of geeks learns this anew, and acts all shocked. Learn some history, folks. Learn from those who came before.
Stop supporting only one platform. Variety is ESSENTIAL. Monocultures are death. #sysadmin
Marvel: Infinity War is the most ambitious crossover event in history
"Neat URL" is an amazing Firefox extension which cleans up all the utm_shit parameters
El Reg on Facebook 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥
"Nobody likes a lying asshole."
Mastodon as a Sidebar (Firefox add-on) by @soapdog is really neat! Just tried it out today and it works surprisingly well. Uses Pinafore under the hood, so you can log in to multiple instances. Pressing Shift-Alt-M will close or open it. Cool use case! https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/mastodon-as-a-sidebar/
Irish guy in Scotland. Shite at small talk. Purple monkey dishwasher.
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