Did you know you can use the 2x lens to shoot panoramas on iPhones with two lenses?
y'all, please send virtual hugs to the Brazilian people tonight, who lost their entire national museum in a catastrophic fire. thousands of artifacts that date back thousands of years were lost, as well invaluable artworks from many cultures. this is a terrible loss for humanity.
as an anthropologist, artist and a lover of brazilian culture, and as someone who studied tupi, this loss is staggering and tremendous.
Following up on yesterday's toot about algorithmic color palette generation:
If you're into #golang I've written a little package called "gamut" that does color palette generation and much more:
Just a reminder for anyone looking for a new instance: registration is currently open on https://humanities.one, an instance for Mastodon users interested in #anthropology, #archaeology, the #arts, #ethnicstudies, #genderstudies, #history, #linguistics, #literature, #philosophy, #politicalscience, #religion, etc. Professionals, academics, students and amateurs all welcome.
So this is going on right now in my neighborhood for Aretha Franklin
This blog post is a really good summary of various CLI utilities that are (arguably) a step up from #linux builtins. There are several in there that I use, along with several that I decided that were overcomplicated, and a couple I hadn't heard of and want to look into. https://remysharp.com/2018/08/23/cli-improved
my coffee is empty.
Closing out three weeks in a new job, working for a local company that builds software for airline companies.
It's so much better than I would have thought possible three years ago. Great people who seem to genuinely care. It's telling that there are people in my office who've been there for 15+ years and are still keen.
After six years, I've finally ditched Android. Feels good.
don't worry, I don't think it's fresh.
*tears all the bedding off the bed and gets flashlight*
Pretty sure I just found blood on the curtain in my hotel room. Like, a fingerprint of it.
#introduction time for me!
I'm a software developer. I lead a team working on making the Firefox UI faster, smoother and more responsive.
I live in Canada, and feel pretty good about that.
I help mentor students hacking on Review Board, an open source code review tool.
I play electric guitar and sing backup vocals in a pop rock band called The Johnson Report.
I'm a theatre geek, and enjoy occasionally dabbling in sound design.
Point-and-click adventure games rock.
retoot to pet the cat
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