Can we have a serious talk about project bloat? During the framework kerfluffle, I remarked that I hated seeing a 10 line plugin needlessly include a framework like CMB2 because of the size of plugin it created. Someone remarked that if the library helped them write something in ten lines instead of 100, wasn’t that […]
Being aware of how we speak (or type) to others is imperative in communication when you’re pretty much all remote.
Saying no and hearing no is never simple.
The recent brouhahah with plugins and frameworks (and libraries) brings up serious problems and no perfect solutions.
The big picture of putting users first.
Learning to cook is exactly like learning to code. Only it tastes better.
I am glad it’s hard to hack into my iPhone. Now make it that hard to hack into my laptop.
On defeating yourself.
We are (not) Spock.
The GPL is about freedom to take your code and make it mine. That doesn’t mean you’re unprotected, it just means you need to protect yourself.
The circular arguments, that silence proves success, or at least an acceptable status quo, need to be thrown out on their ears.
Collecting information on users is something every program wants to do. Doing it is easier said than done.