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# run this to follow @adiabatic in the app
[1 day ago]
block elephant modifier
[12 days ago]
@von ganbatte
[3 weeks ago]
fun phrase learned today: “de haut en bas”
[3 weeks ago]
Turns out that `color-scheme` support only works in the Safari Technology Preview beta.
[3 weeks ago]
let the quote marks hit the floor / let the quote marks hit the floor / let the quote marks hit the floor / let the quote marks hit the floor …
[3 weeks ago]
65 WWDC ’19 lines in twtxt.txt, 140 total lines. WWDC ’19 accounts for 46% of all my twtxt output. 🤔
[3 weeks ago]
“Available in the fall”
[3 weeks ago]
That looks like my local Apple Store. I wonder how similar the normal ones are to each other.
[3 weeks ago]
macOS Goat Rock
[3 weeks ago]
SwiftUI 🤔
[3 weeks ago]
450k apps using Swift…what’s that as a percentage?
[3 weeks ago]
Ever wanted to walk through your own Barbie house? Now you can. Or should be able to.
[3 weeks ago]
Where’s the teapot for this AR tester?
[3 weeks ago]
This Jira app doesn’t look awful.
[3 weeks ago]
“make the logo bigger”
[3 weeks ago]
Craig, quit hypercorrecting “Mojave” plzkthx
[3 weeks ago]
“based on their existing iPad apps” 🤔
[3 weeks ago]
iOS and macOS get to Windows Vista levels of voice recognition. _Finally_.
[3 weeks ago]
SHOW NUMBERS WOOOOOOOOOOOOO
[3 weeks ago]
iPad as a second display? Yes please.
[3 weeks ago]
4K TV on Apple computers? _Finally_.
[3 weeks ago]
Machine learning to analyze podcast contents. Interesting.
[3 weeks ago]
Finder syncs. Yay. Right?
[3 weeks ago]
PAGING JWZ
[3 weeks ago]
iTunes, the Katamari Damacy ball
[3 weeks ago]
…probably not a homeless guy using his Mac?
[3 weeks ago]
Wait, the stand costs $1,000?
[3 weeks ago]
Wow. Rack-mounted Macs Pro.
[3 weeks ago]
Nobody going “woo” for portrait-mode coding? Hunh.
[3 weeks ago]
Portrait mode? Yes please.
[3 weeks ago]
EXTREEEEEEEEME
[3 weeks ago]
Oh wow, guess Photoshop can really tax your monitor.
[3 weeks ago]
6K? Yeah, I could fit a code sidebar in the extra width.
[3 weeks ago]
“quiet operation” is something people have to ask for on a fancy monitor?
[3 weeks ago]
neat, casually adding a 1,000-person orchestra
[3 weeks ago]
neat, casually adding a 100-person orchestra
[3 weeks ago]
as quiet as an iMac pro if it’s under your desk under low loads YESSSSSS
[3 weeks ago]
PCI expansion, back to the Mac
[3 weeks ago]
A cheese grater with rounded handles. YES PLEASE
[3 weeks ago]
What’s that table doing there 🤔
[3 weeks ago]
man, this guy has gesture trouble.
[3 weeks ago]
Fonts in the app store? 🤔
[3 weeks ago]
Dense iPadOS Springboard is gonna mess up my 1:1 phone:ipad icon correspondence. Boo, hiss.
[3 weeks ago]
Notes in oodles of different spaces. Nice.
[3 weeks ago]
Mini iPhone Xs on the slide-in app. Nice.
[3 weeks ago]
iPadOS? Damn.
[3 weeks ago]
Siri talk to me all day about chemistry plzzzzzzz
[3 weeks ago]
Boots modeled on ski boots? Gotta try everything, I guess.
[3 weeks ago]
Diary of your life. Mine’s gonna be more boring than the ones in the WWDC sample…
[3 weeks ago]
HATS!
[3 weeks ago]
OK, Sign In With Apple…almost seems neat. Of course, Apple is relaying e-mail for you…
[3 weeks ago]
Wow, Reminders got leveled up.
[3 weeks ago]
Totally flat black Now Playing. Hmm.
[3 weeks ago]
Swiping keyboard 🤔
[3 weeks ago]
You can tell the Slack users in the audience because they’re the ones with the all-white laptop screens.
[3 weeks ago]
Faster app downloads/updates? Tell me how!
[3 weeks ago]
Only 85% on iOS 12? That’s not as high as it used to be, is it?
[3 weeks ago]
No third-party watch faces. Hunh.
[3 weeks ago]
Wonder what the Noise complication does to battery life.
[3 weeks ago]
…or encrypted in iCloud 🤔
[3 weeks ago]
This Noise app is my jam. Decibel meter on my wrist? Yes please.
[3 weeks ago]
This is the kind of nerd thing I’d like for my working out, especially since I’m getting into cardio a little bit more.
[3 weeks ago]
But will my Headspace thingo be able to add the mindful minutes back to my iPhone?
[3 weeks ago]
Rhumba lessons. Does Cuban Pete teach as his day job?
[3 weeks ago]
I’d run Oceanhorn 2 on my iMac. Installing a kext for my Switch Pro Controller isn’t something I want to do ever again, though.
[3 weeks ago]
“Beautiflu”. OK, happens to even the best of us.
[3 weeks ago]
Never thought I’d see a night-owl-pride thingo like this.
[3 weeks ago]
Cute 3D line-drawn animated icons.
[3 weeks ago]
Decent music.
[3 weeks ago]
https://www.apple.com/apple-events/livestream/ doesn’t even support dark mode. Sad!
[3 weeks ago]
Do you miss your Twitter timeline blowing up whenever a WWDC keynote happens? DON’T WORRY I GOTCHU FAM
[3 weeks ago]
[4 weeks ago]
Tempted to make a “dark motherfucking website” also-satire that has the minimal amount of @media (prefers-color-scheme: dark) to keep people from blowing out their retinas when viewing the site at night.
[4 weeks ago]
@mdosch I’ve tried to play games on my phone and iPad but none of the games I’ve ever played on them seem to stick. I’ve had fun — briefly — with Threes and FTL and Really Bad Chess and so forth, but I don’t seem to stick ...
[4 weeks ago]
In today’s `brew update && brew upgrade`: new bat, harfbuzz, and lsd. Is this the universe’s way of pointing me towards transcendent joy?
[5 weeks ago]
Anyone who says that iPads are bad for gaming is an ignoramus and/or a liar. I beat Picross S’s P060 and I wouldn’t have been able to finish it if I hadn’t been able to take pictures of the TV with my iPad to be able to easily back out of hypohetical b...
[1.2 months ago]
not a minute later, currently humming: “Perform This Way” by “Weird Al” Yankovic: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ss_BmTGv43M
[1.2 months ago]
currently humming: “Never Gonna Give You Up” by Rick Astley: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQw4w9WgXcQ"
[1.2 months ago]
all my friends are in agony over the Game of Thrones series end and all I can do to try and understand is remember how utterly confused I was by the nondeominational church at the end of LOST
[1.3 months ago]
Cute. `wget --mirror --random-wait` didn’t.
[1.6 months ago]
@lahvak Not too soon, I hope?
[1.6 months ago]
@mdosch not dead yet.
[1.6 months ago]
Make your website better in bed. Use @media (prefers-color-scheme: dark) { /* … */ }.
[1.7 months ago]
uni kuru toga party
[1.7 months ago]
@tux0r “best viewed in a rusty nail” just sounds weird to me, though.
[1.7 months ago]
Took a long walk earlier today and now I want to take a short nap.
[1.7 months ago]
Today I learned that onions are a sulfur-rich food. You can experience this yourself if you caramelize down roughly seven onions and eat half the batch in one sitting. Try not to do this if you’re going to be around people with functioning noses.
[1.9 months ago]
In other news, https://generative.fm/ now has a sleep timer
[1.9 months ago]
I wish https://generative.fm/ had a clone of Moby’s “Alone” called “Forever Alone”
[1.9 months ago]
Last night’s minor win: moving ~/.gitconfig and ~/.gitignore to ~/.config/git
[2.0 months ago]
Saw https://github.com/matteocorti/roll in the updated-formulæ list in Homebrew. I had no idea https://github.com/topics/dice-roller was a thing.
[2.1 months ago]
Looking for a suitable dip for your peanut-butter cups? Remember that sweetened condensed milk is liquid at fridge temperatures, while bacon fat is solid.
[2.2 months ago]
Concept of the day: “Radar Chicken”, whereby two computer nerds encourage the other to file a bug report so the other doesn’t have to
[2.4 months ago]
“Never Gonna Give You Up” by Rick Astley: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQw4w9WgXcQ
[2.5 months ago]
You know, Desert 2 is probably the best static Mojave wallpaper. It has enough light parts for the daytime, yet it also is generally dark enough to work well in dim lighting. Not many photographs are like that.
[2.5 months ago]
If Cthulhu, Chernobyl, and Pripyat all call you at the same time, who gets the busy signal?
[2.9 months ago]
https://www.microsoft.com/ie/ 404s. End of an age, I tell you.
[2.9 months ago]
@kas adiabatic. My insulin levels are self-regulating and not too high.
[2.9 months ago]
[2.9 months ago]
I art-directed a website. The end boss was finding out how to make the black parts of a black-on-transparent image a light gray after finding out that CSS can’t do this itself yet.
[3.0 months ago]
hmm, twtxt 1.2.3 includes “User-Agent:” in its user-agent string…
[3.2 months ago]
I want to like exa, but its default color choices are hot garbage. Don’t these people who use purple ever try using a terminal with a black background?
[3.2 months ago]
Interestingly enough, Visual Studio Code keeps running bash as its preferred shell, even though it isn’t the login shell anymore.
[3.2 months ago]
@kas now that I understand fish enough to port over the contents of my .bashrc and .bash_profile, I’m starting to get used to it. How’s having different shell preferences for login/interactive treating you?
[3.2 months ago]
I wanted to feel productive this evening, but I didn’t want to do any useful work. In related news, I’ve switched to https://fishshell.com/ from GPLv2 bash.
[3.2 months ago]
today was the day of the triennual trying of the fish shell only to go back to bash within an hour or two
[3.3 months ago]
“Great repository names are short and memorable. Need inspiration? How about supreme-couscous?” — I hadn’t heard about this particular Supreme collab, but then again I haven’t been subscribed to Hypebeast in a while…
[3.3 months ago]
“Great repository names are short and memorable. Need inspiration? How about supreme-couscous?” — I hadn’t heard about this particular Supreme collab, but then again I haven’t been subscribed to Hypebeast in a while…
[3.3 months ago]
“Great repository names are short and memorable. Need inspiration? How about supreme-couscous?” — I hadn’t heard about this particular Supreme collab, but then again I haven’t been subscribed to Hypebeast in a while…
[3.6 months ago]
@kas I wanted to like Kakoune but I liked having my option key not be an alt key more. Shame, really.
[3.7 months ago]
That previous post took the total font load for Safari users from 23 MB to a mere 9 MB. Progress!
[3.7 months ago]
I was too lazy to look up how to write a for-loop in bash so I just ran “find . -name \*.ttf -exec woff2_compress {} \;”
[3.9 months ago]
The Champs — Tequila (radio edit)
[3.9 months ago]
🔀 Siddhartha Barnhoorn — Antichamber 🔁
[4.0 months ago]
conundrum of the hour: “why buy one when you could have two for twice the price?”
[4.3 months ago]
IT’S PEANUT BUTTER CODIN’ TIME IT’S PEANUT BUTTER CODIN’ TIME IT’S PEANUT BUTTER CODIN’ TIME IT’S PEANUT BUTTER CODIN’ TIME
[4.5 months ago]
Finally had cause to break open one of those Panobooks by Studio Neat. It’s so utterly pleasant to touch.
[4.5 months ago]
coffee…
[4.5 months ago]
coffee.
[4.5 months ago]
coffee?
[4.8 months ago]
Saw a reply to one of my old posts after bypassing goatflare. I’d never heard of Balistos before. At least I don’t remember seeing it the first time around.
[4.8 months ago]
I expected all of my leg and foot muscles to be sore after yesterday’s four-hour hike, but I didn’t expect my traps to be sore.
[4.8 months ago]
Used my first webp image today. Took me a bit to figure out that I needed to put width: 100% on the img element, not on its enclosing picture element.
[4.9 months ago]
you can do anything at localhost. the only limit is yourself
[4.9 months ago]
I did math. The math told me to eat more protein, so I had a whey-and-milk shake with vanilla extract and honey.
[5.0 months ago]
No Title: A play like No Exit by Sartre, but four strangers have to agree on how to tag a moderately complicated CD in iTunes
[5.0 months ago]
I reduced (sorry (not sorry)) an entire blog post into my previous twtxt post and I’m not sure if I should be happy or not. It might’ve been a perfectly adequate blog post.
[5.0 months ago]
things.reduce((pacman, dot) => {/* … */});
[5.0 months ago]
Just now noticed, over an hour later, that I didn’t want a post-dinner sweet something. Guess I finally broke the habit in three days or so.
[5.0 months ago]
Odd. 81° in here and I’m slightly chilled.
[5.1 months ago]
I kind of want to use SILE (<http://sile-typesetter.org/>) for something, but I need a PDF generator like I need a hole in my head.
[5.1 months ago]
@kas I’m not discouraged at all. I now know to choose sleep at 8 PM instead of coffee. Maybe one day I’ll get lucky and just sleep the whole night through.
[5.1 months ago]
today’s procrastination tactic: writing a README (pretty much a spec) for an as-yet unwritten command-line tool
[5.1 months ago]
@kas I should have gone for the two-hour nap (to a first approximation, I can’t powernap). Ended up going to bed at 5 without having had a two-hour nap previously. Failed experiments are the price of knowledge, I guess.
[5.1 months ago]
not sure why a swig or three of kefir kills a post-meal sweet tooth, but it does. unsure if the 12g sugar per quarter bottle plays a part in this or not.
[5.2 months ago]
I went for the new thing and chose the coffee. I am not falling asleep in my chair anymore.
[5.2 months ago]
currently considering the relative merits of an 8 pm nap vs. an 8 pm coffee
[5.2 months ago]
Using Visual Studio Code in fullscreen on my main monitor while looking at other things on the other monitor. I did not expect to turn into one of John Siracusa’s millenial co-workers.
[5.2 months ago]
today’s `brew cleanup` cleaned up 4 GB of space
[5.2 months ago]
current Saturday-night fun: ensuring that everything I have installed on one machine with Homebrew is also on the other machine
[5.2 months ago]
I ate banana pancakes and now my burps taste like banana
[5.3 months ago]
“xt” is probably one of the least pleasant key sequences to press
[2.1 years ago]
accidentally deleted this thing because rsync with ansible is hard
[2.1 years ago]
accidentally deleted this thing because rsync with ansible is hard
[3.2 years ago]
fun make-work project: moving from upstart to systemd
[3.3 years ago]
@quite but `sudo !!` is my favorite command…
[3.4 years ago]
Now seeing if Ansible is still upset.
[3.4 years ago]
Apparently this thing — by which I mean “my shell” — has trouble with exclamation marks inside double quotes. Phooey.
[3.4 years ago]
this thing on?