Videos Worth Watching
I have no idea how practical a bi-directional nut and bolt would be, but I'll be damned if it isn't one of the coolest things I've seen in a while.
I had definitely heard about Jack the Ripper before, but this is such a detailed breakdown of the numerous murders committed. LEMMiNO's videos are incredibly well done, and all are worth watching. Another one is queued up for next week as well.
Stuff Worth Reading
Not all top-level domains (TLDs) are created equal and some are much worse than others. We suspected as much, but we didn’t know how to quantify the risk when we were making this decision.
The .xyz TLD is one that I have definitely wanted to use, and for Spot it's a perfect TLD, but even at my workplace the entire .xyz TLD is blocked due to spam and will never get unblocked.
This is a real story about how Atlassian turned the life of Software Engineer into a nightmare, and how they terminated me while I was taking care of my wife who is fighting cancer. This story is about lies, violations of the law, about how desperate and disposable people are in this neo-feudalist organization - Atlassian
A crushing story to read about a company that has produced some amazing software.
While scanning these files I came to realise that timezones were even more complicated than I had originally understood, with the rules in a constant state of flux.
Time zones are the bane of any developer's existence. I personally despise working with them and when learning a new language it's one of the first things I look up how to do properly. They're easy to get wrong, and whenever possible I just try to work in UTC.