Kevin Carmody: machines, media & miscellanea

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"You have a son now, you don't have time for Linux" - My wife

Here's some great news for content ownership; Google will no longer promote AMP content over self hosted. 👏 https://www.lafoo.com/the-end-of-amp/

Stop using Google Analytics

When you use Google search, you're making your own choice to feed the beast your data. When you use Google Analytics, you're making that choice for other people.

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Collection of free resources for development

Bookmark Collection of free resources for development

Why do economists favor carbon pricing to fight climate change?

Bookmark Why do economists favor carbon pricing to fight climate change?

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/