Sign in with Twitter

Username:

Dion Almaer @dalmaer Boulder, Bay Area, & the Web

Nudging in the grey, surprisingly older than @bgalbs, and striving for a better web @Google.

5,218 Following   25,697 Followers   35,654 Tweets

Joined Twitter 4/11/07


@web_martin I find mouse easier for grabbing and selecting type actions.There are some actions I like the trackpad for, others mouse. So..... have been using both and really like it. Stra… https://t.co/89xaXWpeb2“What if a man saw kindness, generosity and emotional connection as his most powerful levers for meeting his goals?” https://t.co/TrHZuwtO5a“Sweden and the U.S. are unique in their failure to reduce coronavirus mortality rates as the pandemic progressed” https://t.co/EZ2jkHWr0jCoulda shoulda.... been us, and we still could jump in and get testing tracing and isolating. https://t.co/iRcu8iVazzCOVID Update October 18: It is time. For the past. And more importantly for the future. Today: the past. Tomorrow… https://t.co/sZh1euMgeZ
Retweeted by Dion Almaer
10/19
2020
So @Rich_Harris just announced that @Sveltejs is going all-in on @FredKSchott's Snowpack. "We're gonna get to a p… https://t.co/jyIPmCCR5b
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @mrjamesob “It’s a game of two halves” was spot on in that game! @KatieS @TovaOBrien And then the day after the election results here to make it clear we can never go down this road again. 🙏For my dissertation project for my MA I'm putting together a site telling the stories of some of the folk involved… https://t.co/h0o1se6eK8
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @bgalbs And you wonder what will go wrong with the transfer. And you ponder why you didn’t use Authy.Georgetown University report finds Joe Biden’s free public college plan would pay off within 10 years https://t.co/GhdbWq29XT
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @auchenberg @isaach Yah!
10/18
2020
@isaach From south boulder.... https://t.co/5SWiDt8Q65Healthy body, healthy mind, get shit done? I guess that’s the connection. https://t.co/TX8QTkpd1U
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @bradneuberg @bgalbs Yah it was really driven by a Vice of Goodness. @bradneuberg @bgalbs You have never had to go make boats on Emerald Sea at least? :) @kpk “If you were at all curious you would have found out that I am a miracle darts player!” 🎯The remarkable truth about BLM protests https://t.co/C8Tse9QbBf https://t.co/h5iOUe5TRf
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerOh? Strong leadership that saves lives is rewarded? (Guns, climate?, covid) https://t.co/SmgUXK3jRw @mabouza So fun! My 11 year old just drew my character, Elric. https://t.co/wRWqHiMmIXShocking graphs. How we couldn’t get our act together with testing, tracing, and isolation is criminal. https://t.co/FfR2AFalqwRounding the corner, on the wrong side of the road on a highway, headlong collisions a-coming. https://t.co/tM8i55EkPZ @DasSurma A debugger of engineers
10/17
2020
And getting the blast off right and then thinking about the landing. And then the return take off and landing. https://t.co/CrDh2UX7YD @bradfitz @t https://t.co/U7EVNL7UlM is fun :) @taylorcoffelt @ryanflorence https://t.co/pMWinwZhUM they keep on coming!It's reassuring to see that the Edge team independently reached the same conclusions we did on the viability of Mv3… https://t.co/5O3bWkiZLv
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerGee. https://t.co/PmuIW1nQIQ @bradfitz Worked well for me! https://t.co/fAGYDM6Xia @bgalbs screenwriter? https://t.co/Cg0koco5J9You'll soon be able to style a text fragment URL (https://t.co/WhCJhCpe4w) highlight on pages with the `::target-te… https://t.co/MLTAhb4ruI
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerWe just added blurhashes to the @unsplash API. All 2M+ images now have a compact 20-30 character string that repres… https://t.co/vbdzvXpRJb
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerWhat a headline. 😳🤯🤦🏼‍♂️ https://t.co/cziHoFdDJQJust imagine turning on the TV, seeing your president, and feeling your blood pressure go down instead of up.
Retweeted by Dion Almaer
10/16
2020
@pamelafox How is there not ML that does that yet? @ryanflorence Yes! Very keen on this. (There are options such as: https://t.co/hYis436esA)What are the most popular project code names that you have seen for software? (reply with your best ones)I wrote a blog post on using the CSS min(), max(), and clamp() functions 🥳 They're pretty neat! 👍🏼 Supported in a… https://t.co/OS3t1o6rJk
Retweeted by Dion Almaer★ Introducing crux-api – a Chrome UX Report API wrapper that handles errors and provides types. • A tiny (450b) wr… https://t.co/CjhGLgEpYf
Retweeted by Dion Almaer6/ San Francisco continues to demonstrate what might have been. If the rest of the U.S. matched SF’s per capita dea… https://t.co/eQLO7Uwos3
Retweeted by Dion Almaer#creative #hopeventilationisgood https://t.co/zeTUmPr006A lot going on right now but this story deserves way more attention: “The investigation exonerated the Obama team a… https://t.co/FS7m01as57
Retweeted by Dion Almaer
10/15
2020
🤦🏼‍♂️😳🤯 https://t.co/T2nMTSHU5L @buildsghost Yes! We have a general purpose platform and very much paint with the same brush. And we look for silve… https://t.co/5GgvxRwfv9We're introducing Journalist Studio, a suite of tools to help reporters do their work more efficiently, including u… https://t.co/ow9LlAbMmu
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerOnce again, I wish we could gather together in person, but I am excited about what we have in store for the virtual… https://t.co/2JBjSUHaNBGallup has a net +53 on whether voters are more enthusiastic or less enthusiastic than usual to vote, which I belie… https://t.co/LJ3HrLRFl0
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerWas recently chatting with someone who worked on space weather and was shocked at their stories on all the shit we… https://t.co/PkBoVz70k2My *preference* is that the winner of this presidential election should choose the next justice.
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @mabouza Yah. I like offering offices for those who want it, and flexibility there too (I think a few days a week w… https://t.co/1GeUUI5dml
10/14
2020
And I run seances to speak to try to discuss how the original authors of the code felt about things.... Without giv… https://t.co/qnsf1wJnJ5BREAKING: 88 of Amy Coney Barrett’s faculty colleagues at Notre Dame have released a letter saying she should withd… https://t.co/80F3bNODqC
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @webrendyn And with this election how do their models predict the sneaky shit that is going / going to go on? I fee… https://t.co/46KMV6gXUK👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼 I really appreciate the clarity and attention of how to deal with some of the trade offs. https://t.co/0fGguZ9oBP @hondanhon I hope they are *only* lost and not the Handmaid's Tale or Dark Ages or ...Chilling. https://t.co/sTzAGpLc1D🎥 New video! @jaffathecake tells @DasSurma about a new CSS feature that can massively improve layout performance.… https://t.co/yqT7EfwSu7
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @johnolilly Battery would be nice.I was a registered independent for 20 years. I never subscribed to the Sorkinian concept of Dems as good and Republ… https://t.co/QkmHlybCRf
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerAdded some Chrome devtools custom formatters to make all those Proxy objects look better in the console https://t.co/1tfh9KKbdA
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerI've teased this couple of times, as well as talked about it at @WebAssemblyLive, and now it's finally out! ✨ A sh… https://t.co/gcdVYeZiOf
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerGoogle Search is an important and growing way to find podcasts. Today we’re introducing a new feature to help podca… https://t.co/DxN4FaHuip
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerSeeking Alpha. In finance you are benchmarking to another option such as an index of the market. Are you doing the… https://t.co/Yv9olSW7vc"Originalism" is just an excuse to stay stuck in time. Which, for those who mimic those who had power then, would b… https://t.co/qc4nDvXRM9
10/13
2020
This is why I have a Nest, @bgalbs. Keep waiting for you to pop over. https://t.co/55ws0zczBg @elsigh @vercel @quip I am very excited about what this means for the web :) congrats!Web Codecs, used here with WebUSB, demonstrates the value of expanding a platform to safely meet adjacent needs [1]… https://t.co/qOKheEufKS
Retweeted by Dion Almaer😂😢😱 https://t.co/MaOleoPuYX
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @digitarald @Microsoft @code Congrats Harald!The feedback that you have given here has been so valuable, resulting in reprioritization and fixes. We would appr… https://t.co/pbiQICIvKpPete is getting Biden votes from Fox viewers, full stop. https://t.co/IgMQ5gYhJr
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @CharlesPPierce @GlennF For the love of .... https://t.co/eSSRafJzdTThat baby doesn't deserve to be a prince! What have they done to earn it??? https://t.co/HhnEr7jDTsBiden should answer that he takes the issue of court packing very seriously and therefore will investigate and seek… https://t.co/fhs7T5QI4x
Retweeted by Dion Almaer
10/12
2020
I have never felt as strongly as the black oval mark I made before fulfilling my civic duty and voting today. #votehttps://t.co/1Al2UjSefpI’m shocked. I tell you. Shocked. But if that were true we could save hundreds of lives every day?! Ten thousand li… https://t.co/ZYngqW0d9W
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerDelightful. https://t.co/5o0rettH4l @YasmineEvjen Filling out that black oval was the most important black mark I have ever made :) @nlfurniss When filling out my ballot today I reflected on how every one in the US has had something related to abo… https://t.co/8WMu6PpHZn @nlfurniss Yah. Especially when you see how abortions have gone down much more under democratic pragmatic rule (edu… https://t.co/j69nKoVksIThis isn’t about picking perfection, or a valentine, or someone you want to have a beer with. It’s a chess move. No… https://t.co/REAtlTmO46 @rakyll I hope they stick with these areas. So much nicer without cars. And I always like eating al fresco!Comparing him in the cabinet vs the current cronies. It’s not just about Biden, the team around him is going to be… https://t.co/bMYUiqCacsWall Street now sees less chance of a contested election and more chance of a "blue wave" — Democrats taking the Ho… https://t.co/iiqColgdNO
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @YasmineEvjen Hahah. That’s like the “I love you” => “Thank you”.Of course Bret would do this! (I remember when he interviewed me at Google, including a question on building Google… https://t.co/Hr9j1UC3YbGreat to see so many different changes here that align webpack even closer with new/upcoming JS and web standards (… https://t.co/zoOBGzAf8E
Retweeted by Dion Almaer
10/11
2020
Wow. The Wisconsin Republicans are truly the worst. Even when they get the power they do jack shit??? #vote https://t.co/mO9oHYQr0C🧐 https://t.co/6WBske3LGE
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @paulrouget2 Thanks for the amazing work and impact you have had for the Web.Today, an American is nearly 3x more likely to die from #COVID__19 than a Brit, and more than 20x more likely to d… https://t.co/GoKj3lH4HH
Retweeted by Dion Almaerπ https://t.co/HjQ05PqSDa
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerAmazon Luna for iOS is a PWA, and it seems Microsoft xCloud will follow the pattern in 2021. We still need help fro… https://t.co/X6lpCcVK9P
Retweeted by Dion AlmaerWATCH: Samuel L. Jackson cuts ad for Biden 2020 slamming voter suppression: "Vote, damn it! Vote!"… https://t.co/Czgja6bBAy
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @aliafshar @Neovim Yum!!!“Kids are very efficient transmitters in this setting, which is something that hasn’t been firmly established in pr… https://t.co/Dj9Jwwtcok"a mere 8% of infected individuals accounted for 60% of new infections." https://t.co/Nn0hi5rfz3i couldn't resist how it started how it's going https://t.co/yq1bhEYWUZ
Retweeted by Dion Almaer @1Marc Oh I know. I'm just proud of him..... All good :)
10/10
2020

0