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๐Ÿ”ฅ Weekend Reading

I write a weekly email for people in tech.

Tools and products you should know about, tips about UX, management, infosec; random and funny stuff

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Weekend Reading โ€” ๐Ÿ‘‹ 0.1 + 0.2

This week we play Dungeon & Types, visualize our designs IRL, FOMO into the Metaverse, and wrestle a bear for a Belgium waffle.

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Weekend Reading โ€” ๐Ÿ‘‹ Gifs are cringe

This week weโ€™re all about forms, JSON, and CSS. We have some thoughts about Figma, Uber, and Dynamic Island. Gifs are cringe, and QR surprise.

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Weekend Reading โ€” ๐Ÿ‘‹ A quiet promotion

This week we email like a boss, find a true rockstar developer, converse with whales, and unredact Wikipedia.

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Weekend Reading โ€” ๐Ÿ‘‹ git -m โ€œDisagree and commitโ€

This week we wield the sword of legacy code maintenance, discuss quiet firing, draw with 4.2 GB, and play disco fever.

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August 27th, 2022 6 min read

Weekend Reading โ€” ๐Ÿ‘‹ Always have an exit condition

This week we have fun with AI art, unravel a scam drive, ask for an estimate do-over, and go viral on LinkedIn. Also Twitter drama.

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August 20th, 2022 7 min read

Weekend Readingย โ€” Level 5 Goose

This week we keep our code and docs in sync, play Rhythm Nation at the co-working space, ask โ€œwhoโ€™s Mark?โ€, and buy more journals.

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August 14th, 2022 6 min read

Weekend Reading โ€” Lesser known workouts

This week we leak some memory, set up a recurring meeting, discover a new workout, and watch the great escape.

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August 6th, 2022 5 min read

Weekend Reading โ€” โ€œiterate but not invest heavilyโ€

This week is 17th anniversary of my blog! We also play with Word, investigate regional dialects, jump on a quick seance, and eat the devilโ€™s eggs.

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July 31st, 2022 4 min read

Weekend Reading โ€” Suburban Sensationalism

This week we have not one but two new search engines for developers, four keys for devops performance, and 40% drop in avocado prices.

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