Oh - and it's not like I've got an ARM Mac to test it on yet... but the app still runs on Intel :)

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Well that's mildly exciting... Just built my first Universal Binary on - and it might even still work...

(Why Microsoft make setting up Cloud Agent choices so hard is beyond me though...)

make your password something innocuous like "yeah i'm ok with tuesday" so if you accidentally type it into a chat window, it's not immediately obvious as a pw

Just booked my virtual seat for - the most 2020 conference possible...

I'm always impressed when the automation I built to deploy my blog posts to prod *actually* deploys my blog posts to prod... despite the fact that's the whole point of the automation being there! (and yes, I logged in to WATCH it build because I still can't believe it'll work) (new post about scooter fail here: blog.quirke.org/helix/carb/fai )

a Gameboy Advance will run original Gameboy software... I’d never thought to try cos the cartridge size was so different... but Wikipedia said so, so I thought I’d try it. Why I have an old Advance and a Gameboy cart to hand is a bigger question about my life choices...

(If you've not used it, the Pico-8 is an emulator for a console that never existed. It has a 128x128 resolution, 16 colours, and a strictly limited number of operations per frame to simulate a ~SNES-era CPU.)

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Picking version names for your software doesn't need to stifle your creativity... github.com/sheagcraig/yo/relea

(The Hair of Whitesnake?)

So now my home IS my office... and I live on calls... I can have a Zoom for Home, er, Office, er something...

Bonkers (in the best possible way):


Not just if you’re a video game fan—great site design, too.

Trying to get working in VMWare Fusion is all kinds of painful. And long winded. And annoying. And unreliable. At least so far. I can't wait for the new VMWare Tech preview... appleinsider.com/articles/20/0

Finally decided to investigate why my raspberry Pi webserver has stopped responding... I/O error, dev mmcblk0, sector 1635628 - she's dead Jim... :( -nginx

Apple's is coming... and apparently you'll want this app apps.apple.com/us/app/apple-de to make the most of it. I'm really excited I get to "attend" this year. (who needs sleep anyway?)

- I can open a terminal window from within VIM using the :term command - and then typing exit kills the terminal session and takes you back to VIM. Smart!

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