Hey, I’m in this year’s PHP Advent! Check out some MySQL goodness and how it’s changed over the years!
Developing feminist consciousness—the awareness of the sexist systems of oppression—is very difficult at first because sexist oppression is so built into culture, into life, into the most mundane and exalted things, in a word, so ubiquitous, that one is tempted to believe that this is how has…
The tech industry isn’t the only one that’s male-dominated. Videogames suffer from this as well. In some musings with a friend of mine at the Games and Trips blog, we’ve come up with a test to determine whether a videogame at least tries to include women at all. Behold:
To pass the Maggie test a video game must have:
- a playable female character
- which is available to play right away, and not as a special bonus feature
In a previous post, I alluded to this video game corollary to the Bechdel test. We talked about it a bit and my friend agreed to let me use…
Flickr Architecture Plan 2012
At Palace of Fine Arts on Flickr.
From “Amount of profanity in git commit messages per programming language” by Andrew Vos.
Other words included, too. @waferbaby calls this graph “the Maggie graph”.
“Merlin Mann and Dan Benjamin on productivity, communication, work, barriers, constraints, tools, and more.”
Merlin came by Flickr the other day and talked about meetings and how much they suck (truth). In this podcast, he calls me “a huge vim nerd”. Hmm.
Analysis: The future belongs to the companies and people that turn data into products.
ls + grep + sed = tree
Stick it in tree.sh, then alias tree=’sh tree.sh’, and ta-da! You can now see your directories as a graphical tree on any system!