you have to say "i'm in" whenever you ssh into a machine for the first time, it's the law

me annoyed at my internet speed when it's just the vpn location i'm connected to

i didn't think i'd turn out to be one of these scala developers, but having just spent a few weeks learning elm this is who i am now i guess

ok, so today's the day my executive function will magically start working...
right?

I've been doing Pomodoro with a mac app called BreakTime. Importantly, it dims your screen so you have to leave the computer during a break. I've read 60 pages of a non-work-related-book this week, in 5 minute chunks this week. I feel really great about it.

When asked about fears of automation in 1969, Arthur C. Clarke famously said that we shouldn't worry about automation: "the goal of the future is full unemployment, so we can play." I have never seen his answer quoted in full.

The eighth annual international Gender Census 2021 is now open until 10th March!

smartsurvey.co.uk/s/gendercens

It's for anyone whose genders (or lack thereof) aren't described by the M/F binary. It's short and easy, and the results are useful in academia, business and self-advocacy.

i'm missing a place with people to say good morning to.

but it turns out the "adhd" repository is literally just the default README template with no other changes, it feels so on brand to abandon a repo so quickly that i guess i'm ok with it

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I just found a repository at my client that's called "adhd", and i was ready to get indignant about their naming a service after a neurological disorder so brazenly

scala... whyyyyyyy are you like that?
rust... THANK YOU, sweet baby moses this makes sense

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