Thursday... writing code using a #windows laptop again for the first time in a long time... whilst working my way through the Sparks back catalog - currently on "Kimono My House" https://open.spotify.com/album/7KOmuu3cbJQEQYGt3XmLmY?si=NvlQkkwPSreeFIjNEh0eQg&dl_branch=1
Feeling like a real developer today... #stackoverflow had the solution... and it worked! Code deployed successfully and I'm a happy bunny :)🐰
Presented at my first remote meetup last week...
I think I miss interacting with folks IRL - but a Zoom meetup feels like a reasonable substitute. And everyone needs more time on #Zoom
@judeswae oh wow... reminds me of this https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2018/dec/01/surreal-jigsaw-puzzle-montages-in-pictures
Twenty Years of Mac OS X
Mac OS X 10.0 was released March 24, 2001. Twenty years ago today.
The PowerBook, iMac, iPod, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch are obviously big steps along the way from Apple as a 'beleagured,' minor computer maker with an uncertain future to the $2 trillion tera-corp they are today. It is easy to focus on the hardware. But Mac OS X was at least as important.
Back then, it was essential that Apple mo
Oh - and it's not like I've got an ARM Mac to test it on yet... but the app still runs on Intel :)
Well that's mildly exciting... Just built my first Universal Binary on #AzureDevOps - and it might even still work...
(Why Microsoft make setting up Cloud Agent choices so hard is beyond me though...)
@egrasmed oh... I'd best not leave this here then... https://www.vice.com/en/article/9a3mmp/the-disk-formats-of-star-wars-rogue-one-spoilers (oops...) :)
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: https://blog.quirke.org/helix/carb/fail/2020/09/24/post.html )