• ๐Ÿช There are so many things to hate about the barrage of cookie prompts on the web but as a developer I note special frustration in understanding that even before I have an opportunity to to react to said prompt there are already site-specific cookies installed in my browser.

  • ๐Ÿ“š My @indyhall friend’s new book is out!

    Miradenโ€™s Folly – a young adult high fantasy series featuring a dark world, classical adventures, unexpected twists, and an unlikely band of companions with no business taking on such big stakes.

    www.amazon.com/dp/057825…

  • ๐Ÿคฌ Just lost a 15 minute story editing session cause you know, Jira is awesome.

  • ๐Ÿ“š I like that we have some LiveView-doubters inside our @elixirbookclub. It will enable the discussions of the LiveView book to be all the more honest and informative.

    I myself am generally pro-LiveView; but still love request-response when it aligns with the problem set.

  • ๐Ÿ”— Three Ways to Debug Code in Elixir - AppSignal Blog

    Some great tips here.

  • ๐ŸŽค As both a historic Cocoa developer and Big Nerd Ranch instructor, this was a fun podcast episode to listen to during my morning walk. Thanks @hansnhsu!

    corecursive.com/cocoa-cul…

  • ๐Ÿ”— HTML Sketches: Whither Cards? โ€“ย Colophon Cards

    I enjoy watching a design evolve as seen here. Cool stuff.

  • ๐Ÿ˜ข I think Slack and the bad habits it encourages has been an immeasurable destructive force for software development teams.

    It is beyond a few observations from a few specific clients.

    The industry is on fire but they are numb to the pain.

  • ๐Ÿคช In one of those phases where some work Slacks have new behaviors but others do not.

    Why does Slack hate me?

  • ๐Ÿ™…โ€โ™‚๏ธ Some parts of my Google account are so old and misaligned with the current platform that basic actions no longer work.

  • ๐Ÿฟ I watched Die Hard to celebrate the holidays. Some observations:

    • John’s wife’s name is “Holly”, ie: it is a Christmas movie!!
    • The FBI guys are credited as “Big Johnson” and “Little Johnson”.
    • Alan Rickman was such an awesome actor.
  • ๐Ÿ“šโœ๏ธ Book Thoughts: Company of One

    mikezornek.com/posts/202…

  • ๐ŸŽ‰ It is telling as I catch up with old tech peers, the updates Iโ€™m most interested in is how they got out of tech to become landscapers, woodworkers, or ballroom dance instructors.

  • โค๏ธ Officially boosted.

  • ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป The Elixir Book Club is finishing up Elixir in Action and starting up Programming Phoenix LiveView during our next meeting: Sunday, Dec 5, 2021, 7:00pm - 8:00pm EST.

    Very interested in how the LiveView book is coming along. Should be fun.

    elixirbookclub.com

  • ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ปI’m not doing SwiftUI these days, but am observing people running into the same issue I did where I could not build tests for a SwiftUI document-based app because FileDocumentConfiguration was not available. Background:

    github.com/zorn/Vers…

  • ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป All my Elixir friends agree, iex is DAM sexy.

  • ๐Ÿ”—๐Ÿ• Coworker from London area shared with me his tool for helping coordinate our timezone diverse team. Seems pretty cool at first glance.

    www.worldtimebuddy.com

  • ๐Ÿค” You can tell a lot about one’s relationship to a Slack community via the Frequently Used emoji picker.

    For the PhillyDev Slack — we like โ˜•๏ธ a lot.

  • ๐ŸŽฎ๐ŸŽบ A Link to the Brass - Complete Soundtrack Replacement Album - Announcement Trailer

    www.youtube.com/watch

  • ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป Worked a longer than normal day in order to get my hours in before Thanksgiving. Felt a bit like spinning plates between some work threads and personal / home threads. Hoping tomorrow will be a little more relaxed coding.

  • ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป Working on my Tic-Tac-Toe Elixir Code Jam entry for @phillyelixir today.

    gist.github.com/zorn/1292…

  • ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป I Have Delivered Value… But At What Cost?

    www.youtube.com/watch

  • ๐ŸŽฎ Out of Bounds Secrets | Metroid Dread - Boundary Break

    www.youtube.com/watch

  • ๐ŸŽ„ I gave in to my temptations and started listening to Christmas music before Thanksgiving – specifically the Charlie Brown Christmas soundtrack (my fav).

    Forgive me.

    open.spotify.com/album/7Du…

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