Moving to @SenojEkul, please follow me there.
Computerized fantasy simulations? Pfft, they have no future, a computer is for serious business work only
New blog post: Three weeks into my new job writing Rust professionally I reflect on the experience so far.
#Patreon is putting up their prices, creators will get less of their fans' donations.
There's a free open source alternative, #LiberaPay, which is non-profit:
LiberaPay is itself funded by donations.
You can follow them on the Fediverse:
(alternative at request of reader @mjog 👍 )
Lime Scooters: Move fast and break bones
<<Lime has admitted that a glitch is causing an unknown number of e-scooters in its New Zealand fleet to randomly brake mid-ride, sending passengers flying.
It happened to Auckland's Chris St Bruno, whose resulting "excruciating" injuries required three days in hospital and 10 weeks off work. >>
<<" We are currently examining whether a software update could be causing a reboot during the ride." >>
Firefox 67: Cryptomining and Fingerprinting protection https://www.ghacks.net/2019/02/05/firefox-67-cryptomining-and-fingerprinting-protection/
Ever wondered why computer games like Simcity and Cities Skylines will selfdestruct the towns if you raise taxes?
Here's a long read about the right wing economic theories that laid the foundation for Simcity when a logic was needed during its creation and then continues to influence game makers (and policy makers) today
(from Logic Magazine)
Dear every program ever:
If you are going to use a fixed color for the background of the window, please also use a fixed color for the text, and not the system color.
You are very much liable to make your program unreadable for some people, until they go out of their way to change their theme.
And that is crap.
SJW. Software Engineer, Indie Game Developer, Linux Dev.
*Incompatible with Microsoft Windows
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