Items tagged programming

How ironic that now I know exactly how to make a good blogging-oriented SSG but don't need one anymore. Oh well, the time will come again.

Tags: internet, programming, updates

Give Up GitHub

Tags: programming, business

How censoring China’s open-source coders might backfire

Many suspect the Chinese state has forced Gitee, the Chinese competitor to GitHub, to censor open-source code in a move developers worry could obstruct innovation.

In all honesty, we should also be worried about MS owning GitHub, and not enough people are.

Tags: programming, politics

A modern web payment login process

This is spot-on. Remember when pundits used to promise a future of online payments so seamless as to make brick-and-mortar stores obsolete?

Tags: internet, business, programming

What is it with programmers and their tools? You don't hear carpenters pontificating over the art of the drill, or learning hammer-fu.

Tags: programming, updates

GitHub suspending Russian accounts deleted project history and pull requests

Tags: programming, politics

Horrible edge cases to consider when dealing with music

Tags: music, programming

A love of languages

I disagree with the specifics, but the spirit of this post very much describes me.

Tags: programming, education

It seems to me the makers of Wayland want all the clout of becoming the new X11, only without putting in any of the work.

Tags: programming, updates

Programmer Power

Yep, like I wrote the previous year, the software freedom movement is made up of libertarians. Explains a lot, really.

Tags: programming, politics