A little blog post about an unfinished game I made for FOSS Talk Live / Ubuntu Podcast
Linus Torvalds to an antivaxer https://lore.kernel.org/ksummit/CAHk-=wiB6FJknDC5PMfpkg4gZrbSuC3d391VyReM4Wb0+JYXXA@mail.gmail.com/
Removing features is a shitty move
I've worked on some big product launches. Every time there's a major update, developers have to think about which features to port over and which to drop.
Sometimes it is easy. Analytics show no one is using this feature? Drop it.
Sometimes it is hard. It's a moderately well used feature, but complicated to get running on a new environment. If you
Today in "Mir is not dead" news (because back in 2017, for some reason people thought Mir was killed off, along with Unity8. It wasn't). A new release.
FOSS Talk Live is back, this Saturday, 12th June at 19:00 BST 🎙️ We're joining forces with @firstname.lastname@example.org from @email@example.com to bring you "Ubuntu Voltage" ⚡️
Live streaming on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=udyq7-SCJrQ
Bring 🫖 &🍪
TIL my employer, InfluxData are giving us all June 19th the day off, for "Juneteenth". I'd never heard of or observed this anniversary (not being Texan or American). I'm grateful that my employer gives me opportunities to think about these kinds of things. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juneteenth
Just pushed the latest build of ncspot, my favourite Spotify client to the stable channel in the Snap Store. https://snapcraft.io/ncspot
I think "The Day After Tomorrow" is one of my favourite disaster movies. Along with "28 Days Later" it's one I'll always watch when I stumble upon it on TV late one night, like now. I do love a ludicrous disaster flick. :)
"Disabling snap Autorefresh" - a blog post and dodgy shell script by me. https://popey.com/blog/2021/05/disabling-snap-autorefresh/
Developer Advocate at InfluxData on Telegraf, podcaster, father, married, cat lover & a geek through and through. Apparently a script kiddie. ex
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