Kevin Carmody: machines, media & miscellanea

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Collection of free resources for development

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Why do economists favor carbon pricing to fight climate change?

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Anti-social publications or posts drive engagement, which matters to Facebook more than helping journalists https://the.ink/p/we-can-have-democracy-or-we-can-have

Could some please make a one-click Nextcloud? Trying to set it up is a total pain and a serious turn-off.

That SpaceX SN8 test flight was very cool. What a fun project!

I've tried Typescript a couple of times, and still not managed to "get in to it". I just find it too much overhead to value. That said, I do like code safety, and I like IntelliSense and I really like JSDoc! Turns out, you can use tsc with JSDoc 👍

Reposted:

https://sneak.berlin/20201112/your-computer-isnt-yours/

On a recent project, I’ve been looking at ways to speed up a JS data processing pipeline, with WebAssembly as a possible solution.

Apparently, I'm on a slippery slope when I butter my cake.

Oooh, just tried out Snowpack for the first time. Setup a new project in a single line and HMR is blazing fast! That's a really nice development experience.