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Brian Dukes @briandukes St Louis, MO

Dev websites at @EngageSoftware on the @DNN Platform. Advocate for the poor and oppressed, and I serve Jesus through @LightTheCity. https://t.co/NvzhkHxUdF

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Joined Twitter 8/29/08


🎈 I went to a @csswg meeting and I learnt about the algorithm browsers use to position floating boxes!!! It’s kind… https://t.co/ey6slKO0iz
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4/11
2018
Saying thanks and good job goes a long way with your team. Especially to the over worked developers. Take the time… https://t.co/br6fJSZBXx
Retweeted by Brian DukesSo much great content from #MLK50Conference https://t.co/hg0KngHIS9
4/10
2018
It has recently been brought to my attention that the contrast ratio calculator I quickly whipped together in a fli… https://t.co/ApE2HP621O
Retweeted by Brian DukesOne of the best strategy games ever (no, just one of the best games ever) is available for free on Steam. If you pl… https://t.co/8UGGFTzYvE
Retweeted by Brian DukesOn the day following the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., I have a personal confess… https://t.co/nfNieEMnxT
Retweeted by Brian Dukes"Destroy All Software" screencasts are free until April 10th and you can download all of it https://t.co/hCtosZsdWf
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4/6
2018
Software developers, assume that you already have permission to do all these things: - Write automated tests - Pai… https://t.co/NPcM8AmVLV
Retweeted by Brian DukesA well-presented overview of esm - the userland module loader for Node. It attempts to be as spec-compliant as pos… https://t.co/2idhwXfIHA
Retweeted by Brian DukesA long and challenging article about how we know what we know and how challenging it is to promote truth in our net… https://t.co/GWte7KhUK4
4/5
2018
We all can play a part in social and systemic change: Heart/personal change “Programs of social uplift” Administra… https://t.co/ueg019LpeG
Retweeted by Brian DukesThe most authentic way to honor my father is to commit to the work of creating a more peaceful, just, humane world.… https://t.co/hbFdKaewc6
Retweeted by Brian Dukes"I have almost reached the regrettable conclusion that the Negro’s great stumbling block in his stride toward freed… https://t.co/jz7IFJfgeb
Retweeted by Brian DukesIf you only do one thing to honor the life and legacy of Dr. King today, please take the time to read his “Letter f… https://t.co/nj6Me4AEV8
Retweeted by Brian Dukes @samhaist @mika_edmondson @CharlieDates Actually looks like that URL doesn't work on it's own, just… https://t.co/LaXEt44OEh @samhaist @mika_edmondson @CharlieDates Scroll down on https://t.co/MP1z19dO6Z, there's a Previous Sessions section“To Paul this issue is not political. It is tied to the finished work of Jesus Christ.” —@MattChandler74 #MLK50Conference
Retweeted by Brian Dukes“Ethnic harmony is one of the great themes of the Bible. It is not isolated to Ephesians 2 or the Book of Acts.”… https://t.co/lwjnVXftNZ
Retweeted by Brian DukesJust a reminder that a “nonviolent” protest isn’t a protest that’s supposed to make you feel warm & fuzzy afterward… https://t.co/O6Uzcfpkw7
Retweeted by Brian Dukes🚨 Try this one weird trick for web performance! No, seriously, there likely hasn’t been a safer & easier win in we… https://t.co/5GUXKa08Sh
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4/4
2018
PSA because I know many of us haven't discovered this yet: Windows 10 makes emoji input super easy! Win + period o… https://t.co/EXkZNUjPNU
Retweeted by Brian Dukes“Time and time again in the white American Bible Belt the people of God had to choose between Jesus Christ and Jim… https://t.co/x9G0G5LxJ3
Retweeted by Brian Dukes @josephncraig @dazinate I worked on a @DNN image for @docker for #DnnSummit, didn't publish but the build script is… https://t.co/7bBryzjd8HI think I like the approach of using aria-* for this stuff instead of toggling a class because then your app is acc… https://t.co/PwVEoeznz6
Retweeted by Brian DukesTwo things I’ve been doing lately: 1. using aria-attributes in my CSS to dictate different UI states. (aria-busy… https://t.co/8eedHExLTq
Retweeted by Brian DukesThe “imminent danger” standard means that virtually any police shooting can be justified in front of a jury because… https://t.co/Dn0V2P6fCJ
Retweeted by Brian DukesFrom the jury instructions in the trial of Michael Slager, who shot and killed Walter Scott: "It is enough if the d… https://t.co/ZJWLiEBFrZ
Retweeted by Brian DukesThis is what conversations about special prosecutors, body cameras, etc tend to miss: under our current laws, almos… https://t.co/5nc2dP1MmG
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4/3
2018
#DNNCMS DNN 9.2.0 Security Bulletin Released https://t.co/yK78ZKnWcg
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3/30
2018
Wow @glitch is 🔥🔥🔥 this week! Looks like Rewind adds a much-needed human interface to git. Nice work team 👏🏼 https://t.co/7my4Uqlpte
Retweeted by Brian Dukesparole plays a major part in our criminal system and reforming it could have a major impact. problem is that it sim… https://t.co/2525GIgBSQ
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3/29
2018
This thread: https://t.co/fi6KXObqE0
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3/28
2018
People (me) constantly underestimate how hard it is to measure the right thing. Confirmation bias is strongest bias.
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3/27
2018
Everyone in the DNN Community remember to contribute something back if you can. You don't have to be a developer. W… https://t.co/947PDrKj53
Retweeted by Brian Dukes#DNNCMS DNN Platform and Evoq 9.2 Release Notes https://t.co/oNJjeaoTZa
Retweeted by Brian Dukes#DNNCMS jQuery, NewtonSoft, etc. updated in DNN Platform 9.2 https://t.co/UTLM85em4q
Retweeted by Brian DukesHey #DNNCMS developers you need to be informed about this! https://t.co/4oTLvO6Jjb
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3/23
2018
https://t.co/YYe9LDb4wS - if you are a creator on YouTube or Twitch (other platforms coming), or a domain owner who… https://t.co/ocHTFgXHe3
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3/22
2018
Refreshing myself on @jessitron's wonderful Effective Use of Slack post https://t.co/eFBauLbJNsSL ’18 Preconf this year will feature a return of PWLConf and elm-conf + 2 new mini confs! Info coming soonish…
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3/21
2018
Excited to announce General Availability of #Azure Postgres and MySQL managed database services. Take advantage of… https://t.co/YMSIgrBOpf
Retweeted by Brian DukesPut another way, I think some people would argue that it's worth sacrificing some features to make the page load tw… https://t.co/hBeReKbky1
Retweeted by Brian DukesIt's taken as an article of faith that page load times are directly correlated to business metrics. However, almost… https://t.co/AQeSxgKe0D
Retweeted by Brian Dukes'software maintenance is not "keep it working like before." It is "keep being useful in a changing world"' -- @jessitron #witwisdom
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3/20
2018
I wrote a summary of #DNNSummit2018, including links to my presentations and code samples https://t.co/wXqsqzLVUu #DNNCMS #DNNSummit
3/19
2018
If you're a new programmer I just want you to know me and all of my colleagues with years of experience Google th… https://t.co/0nZOhtSVr1
Retweeted by Brian DukesDid you see @cantarusltd 's blog on their latest #OSS Contribution for #DNNCMS named "Poly-Deploy" ? ... It's aweso… https://t.co/PmY60o5Sx8
Retweeted by Brian DukesCheck out @DanielMettler 's most recent blog post "Supporting Many CSS Frameworks in Components using Connect.Koi"… https://t.co/pBw1Ax0l8V
Retweeted by Brian DukesIf you do just one thing to improve your website performance, @mtrutledge says it's this: Optimize your images 🖼️ #DNNCMS
Retweeted by Brian DukesBy joining an Ecosystem Advisory Group, YOU help shape the future of #DNNCMS. Would you like to join one of these g… https://t.co/QCelHq9hHk
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3/15
2018
@bradwilson @code @VisualStudio Yeah, that's the behavior, must be bound to a different keystroke on Linux. In the… https://t.co/QX59oXa9MF
3/14
2018
Rest time is not waste time. It is economy to gather fresh strength...It is wisdom to take occasional furlough. In… https://t.co/fLml33wJVG
Retweeted by Brian Dukes @bradwilson @code @VisualStudio Alt+←Let's Encrypt wildcard certificates and ACMEv2 are available today! More information can be found here: https://t.co/0SdH98Oabn
Retweeted by Brian DukesTwo kinds of web developer: 1. The first thinks the standards process is slow and wants to move faster and break t… https://t.co/tyH14QTipO
Retweeted by Brian DukesSo proud of our friends at @TonysChocoUS for their commitment to making chocolate 100% slave-free worldwide.… https://t.co/rOUOzgzAjs
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3/13
2018
Glad @TheAtlantic recognizes the role religion has always played in our public life, but you get both a more terrib… https://t.co/MRCKHWUMvE
Retweeted by Brian Dukes.@mjgerson’s cover story in the Atlantic, “How Evangelicals Lost Their Way” is worth reading, but I have a few thou… https://t.co/3Mw7iKUf4U
Retweeted by Brian DukesSide note: this @NatGeo piece on reckoning with how the magazine talked about race in the past is very good. https://t.co/IVm2iVAo8d
Retweeted by Brian DukesMixed race people, boggling minds since 1620. https://t.co/vG5FZvJ8uC
Retweeted by Brian Dukes"I'd rather be a man of conviction than a man of conformity." -MLK, Jr.
Retweeted by Brian DukesI was thinking about how I don't hear enough about mistakes that larger companies make. So here's one: we (@stripe)… https://t.co/RAuD7Y5Ox1
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3/12
2018
A different portrait of black fatherhood https://t.co/iJtNkxjmpIFrontline Discipleship Tour Dates: Atlanta - 2/23 Los Angeles - 3/23 Memphis - 4/3 Chicago - 5/3 Minneapolis - 5/5… https://t.co/Z2nEdenb49
Retweeted by Brian Dukes @horacioj @DNNCorp Perhaps this happened after your comment, but I think it may just be that the list is sorted str… https://t.co/IwpGcctNf3Solid explanatory thread from @wycats https://t.co/KS8AnWFsov
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3/9
2018
I have an @AmpliFiHome mesh network and it’s AMAZING. I added a “Teleport” device for travel - it makes my home net… https://t.co/7fBCxoqRo2
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3/8
2018
Patrol is working to print a set of companion books for parents and kids explaining how Jesus brings about reconcil… https://t.co/9d1KQQ7RK7
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3/7
2018
Supporting Many CSS Frameworks in Components using #Connect.Koi for #DNN https://t.co/S7drVKHXu0
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3/2
2018
Fira Code 1.205 is here, with slashed zero, thin asymmetric backslash and other goodies https://t.co/18N5VFIfOl https://t.co/pDhDkYltPf
Retweeted by Brian DukesPro developers get open source they can depend on. Maintainers get 💰. Meet the @Tidelift Subscription… https://t.co/McbeTCDX7B
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2/28
2018
Engage (@EngageSoftware) Partners with Siteimprove (@Siteimprove) to develop DNN CMS Plugin: New plugin enables we… https://t.co/F5KlTTx0U3
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2/27
2018
Being self-righteous is a lot harder when you deal with the best arguments of your opponents rather than the worst… https://t.co/2HCT6hgCbJ
Retweeted by Brian DukesIt's been almost a year since the last post in my Blog 😓 So here's a new entry to explain how to add @ckeditor 4.x… https://t.co/f5lVfdkGZd
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2/26
2018
Our friends at @cantarusltd open-sourced a bulk deployment tool for DNN called PolyDeploy. It automatically organiz… https://t.co/CURSj2FXOh
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2/23
2018
Our Family Soundtrack: The History of Black Music and Social Politics "Music transformed from not only addressing… https://t.co/Gf5L8jT419
Retweeted by Brian DukesIf premature optimization is the roof all evil in implementation, premature generalization is the root of all evil… https://t.co/rOUh2EMHKN
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2/21
2018
@DNN A question was just asked about roadmap, maybe the roadmap should also be a community github repo that people… https://t.co/al4Jqw7IhB
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2/18
2018

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