I will never, ever stop loving Bill Atkinson’s dithering algorithm. If you cut your teeth on Macpaint or Hypercard, you probably recognize it without even realizing it.
Nintendo literally listened to people who said "I wish I could experience Breath of the Wild for the first time again" and they delivered a bigger, better, more fun, more interesting game that recaptures that magic in new ways.
I'm in love. #TotK is exceptional.
I want to give a shout out to exposure notifications, the API Apple and Google created at the beginning of the pandemic. Well scoped. In close collaboration with domain experts. Privacy protecting. Measurably helped, maybe not as much as hoped, but still. And now being responsibly shut down, as promised.
We should praise folks when tech is done right. I want to see more of this responsible deployment of tech.
5 minutes! https://www.polygon.com/zelda-tears-of-the-kingdom-guide/2023/5/10/23709285/release-time-us-east-coast-west-coast-uk-europe-preload
Tony Gilroy suspends doing non-writing work on ANDOR during the WGA strike.
young me: i wonder if this new technical thing is cool
middle-aged me: i wonder if i can avoid knowing about this new technical thing until it goes away
Once again I’m getting a lot of questions about my tote bag that are already answered by my tote bag
When I was growing up, my best friend and I would hang out and host pretend NPR broadcasts. (On our version of Morning Edition, she was Linda Wertheimer, and I was Robert Siegel.)
The chance to be in an episode of This American Life is beyond anything I could have imagined for myself as a kid.
Grateful to @caseynewton for helping me tell this love story for trust and safety. To my friends and colleagues in internet sanitation: I hope I’ve done you proud.
Twitter once muzzled Russian and Chinese state propaganda. That's over now
The company used "visibility filtering rules" in order to curtail propaganda and misinformation. Under Elon Musk, those guidelines have been discarded.
#national #world #npr #press #media #independent #news #usa
#free #freedom #freedomOfSpeech
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