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July 4th, 2020 6 min read

Weekend Reading — 🧠 l know a spot!

This week we're the one *not* wearing red! We return our 3D printer for a refund, get fooled by ice cream, eyes on the problem, and where's my oven 🐐???

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July 1st, 2020 1 min read

Modern web development is just naming things

Modern web development is just naming things. Then naming them again. Then naming them some more. Using different letter case and hyphenation in each case. Also, more than one way to signal whether a name could be valueless. 🤷‍♂️ import type { NameA } from 'schema.ts'; export default NameA() { const { data } = useQuery(

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June 26th, 2020 6 min read

Weekend Reading — “There's power in the unknown”

This week we spend 3 hours chasing a typo, find the answer to a simple yes/no question, name 3 concrete example, and dig into 👁👄👁.

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June 20th, 2020 7 min read

Weekend Reading — 📽️ Unsubscribe is sold out

This week please wear a mask! Also we play a demo in reverse, learn about stock market addiction, direct action works, and top grossing movie for $0.

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June 13th, 2020 6 min read

Weekend Reading — 🦕 Engineers over 35

This week we install more fonts, printf a tic-tac-toe, join the Planning Commission meeting, and use our lawn as a green screen.

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June 5th, 2020 2 min read

Weekend Reading — #BlackLivesMatter

Clint Smith: Yesterday, my 14-year-old cousin said, “We’re living through a social studies chapter” and I can’t stop thinking about that, about him, about how young people are processing this moment.You all know what’s going on in the US right now. In the 52 years since

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May 29th, 2020 6 min read

Weekend Reading — ⏲️ Five more minutes …

This week we get in the flow, redesign computers, invert a binary tree, and build an obstacle for squirrels.

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May 23rd, 2020 7 min read

Weekend Reading - 🅿️ Park downhill

This week we look at FB's telework policy, declare 2020 the year of Linux on the desktop, watch for cows, and pay George Clooney a visit.

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May 20th, 2020 4 min read

My Favorite Newsletters

🤔 You asked where I find the content for Weekend Reading. Some of it comes from newsletters. 🌊 Newsletters are the new blogs. Here's a list of some my favorites. Subscribe and enjoy.

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