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Engineering Manager @google. Having an unreasonable amount of fun with JavaScript. Yinzer exiled in Seattle. he/him. Be excellent to each other.

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Joined Twitter 5/19/09


It's a baby step to be sure, but we will be requiring inclusive language (starting with "master/slave" and "blackli… https://t.co/5tarcPnJTF
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7/10
2020
@theannalytical Meanwhile, I'm still using my 2015 model because the keyboard on two since then have tanked.
7/9
2020
Stored procedures for life https://t.co/EX19Tu2gBPAre you an amazing eng mgr, looking to work on web infra or tooling? SVL location, amazing director, solid org & yo… https://t.co/QQgMWgsBJN
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7/8
2020
This is what I love about Twitter. Here is the irony, you admire me for my technical content but not the political… https://t.co/b1lngTC88U
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7/7
2020
@jose_l_bonilla @johncassil @bnwoods2008 I know the folks who work on that, so sure! @johncassil @bnwoods2008 👋 kind of on a mission to help fix that - if you run into a doc that stinks, or is just plain missing - DM me? @amcasari @SarahTaber_bww I guess one thing my middle school did right is making both home ec and shop required in… https://t.co/zsUthpJZN0 @bitandbang I don't know, things are better today than they've ever been, and I feel like each new language ecosyst… https://t.co/7BybHKCw1p
7/4
2020
@the_thagomizer Ok holy cow that was awesome. Tormund's happy place is rivers where you can throw sticks out for fetch.👇 https://t.co/vz2OZ0yaaDA non-tech related piece of advice for the US holiday weekend: Wear a PFD/Life Jacket when you are on a boat. Even… https://t.co/owl4xZVwgy
Retweeted by Justin Beckwith @pbrane Now I'm picturing my golden retriever trying to play with an elk 😂The banner image for the park we're looking at visiting tomorrow is 👌 https://t.co/XMo8QeKWWv
7/3
2020
Dear @signalapp I want to use you, but I really would like to use my web browser to do it. Where's the web love? https://t.co/zvwLkb9cwR @MylesBorins @jaicesd ugly bags of mostly water
7/2
2020
@francesc Thanks, that hit a little too close to home.
7/1
2020
how my team at Google handles releases for 300+ open-source libraries each month: https://t.co/gVEmMaz4vA
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6/29
2020
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Retweeted by Justin Beckwith @theavalkyrie Thea, I think you need to give people the space to consider both sides of any argument.Never change, orange site. https://t.co/cE6lT5bQiv
6/28
2020
@ericlaw My favorite is when I called an entire team on this, and they asked "what's is the customer value of better commit messages".
6/27
2020
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committers can change the CI from red to green. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
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6/25
2020
Nice lighting talk by @BenjaminCoe on #sourcemaps in #nodejs during the @openjsf conference today.
Retweeted by Justin Beckwith @mikeal We're big fans of renovatebot, and it has automerge if you're into that kind of thing: https://t.co/8mZ0d4jlfqI’m HIRING! Our team focuses on Storage & DBs devX. This includes crafting SDKs, connectors, and samples. Eng M… https://t.co/Vuk4K8TdO2
Retweeted by Justin Beckwith @DanCiruli let's start a cloud themed ska band
6/23
2020
@theavalkyrie @sharpstef I've wanted to go for this exact look with my beard for a while, but I'm a coward.
6/22
2020
@mattomata Don't Google what strawberry flavoring used to be made from
6/21
2020
It's been hard to find small blessings lately, but seeing more artists perform from home in casual settings had bee… https://t.co/bBaDQhwpmn
6/20
2020
@KitMerker butt
6/19
2020
I talked to a lot of people today and now I am exhausted
Retweeted by Justin Beckwith @jameswrubel Evergreen tweet @arcanis @JustinBeckwith @WebReflection @sindresorhus I drop devDependencies and authors that breaks the semver con… https://t.co/z1HxCUHp99
Retweeted by Justin Beckwith @matteocollina @arcanis @WebReflection @sindresorhus This is exactly where we've landed, and matches my experiences. @WebReflection @matteocollina Lock files cause more trouble than good. https://t.co/qy4DGdx6b7 @threddyrex Mmmhmmm.
6/18
2020
@terrajobst To be clear, I really wish they'd change their stance, and be progressive before they're forced to be.… https://t.co/JL6whGIZky @terrajobst Open Secular Humanist Eagle Scout here. It's not a perfect organization by any stretch. Learning more… https://t.co/r19u1rGQOE @JeffHandley I'd rather be up front about what the team needs, what our goals are, and how they fit in. Sometimes… https://t.co/IFllbJdg5X @JeffHandley It's hard to see it sometimes, but it is a kindness. If someone is working on something that won't be… https://t.co/G41JWVreBc
6/17
2020
Great to see gRPC-Web for .NET is now available! This enables gRPC from the Browser, from IIS and App Service and o… https://t.co/SB40oHBSEz
Retweeted by Justin Beckwith @howard_dierking My running mantra has been "at some point, being right ceases to be fulfilling". If I can't convi… https://t.co/LYY43VhJJl
6/16
2020
@zpao There are a variety of things mercurial got right 🙃 I think it's objectively better than git. Doesn't much matter though sadly. @matteocollina @jsumners79 I also like the distributed contribution model where types can evolve at a separate pace… https://t.co/nq3nxGW9lb @matteocollina @jsumners79 Interesting! I've generally found that I prefer types in DefinitelyTyped as opposed to… https://t.co/sfbEJ39olF
6/14
2020
@orthros_ Thank I hate it @theavalkyrie @orthros_ @amcasari upstreamhead https://t.co/LFGM1LyMNp @nobl9inc Bug resolution!
6/13
2020
America's divorce is getting really weird. The left got Nascar and the right got Harry Potter.
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6/12
2020
@yigalatz @awscloud @mattomata Seriously though - congrats man! That's a hard service to get right, and the sky is… https://t.co/HhFlQHVX4I @yigalatz @awscloud @mattomata Baby it's not you, it's me @mattomata @dekkagaijin @awscloud https://t.co/GnCJn6ik9k @awscloud Lol @mattomata
6/11
2020
Curious about the Exposure Notifications API that @google and @googlecloud have been building? Just published an ov… https://t.co/0wPebH9QdF
Retweeted by Justin BeckwithI'm thrilled that .NET support is coming to Google Cloud Functions, along with the .NET Functions Framework. Sign u… https://t.co/UOp6Ylsoe8
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6/10
2020
@jeffwilcox @MylesBorins Thank you Jeff! All working fine over here now :)Uh.... why is GitHub asking me to log in with my Microsoft account? @MylesBorins 😂 https://t.co/HfSaeqcBNaPicard management tip: Question authority, and permit others to question yours without fear of punishment.
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6/9
2020
Today's distraction. 3 geocaches along the way! https://t.co/L8HS3eFSlg#IStandWithAlexis https://t.co/0ktLaGfD2H
6/7
2020
@aronchick I either need to trim my beard, or get a bigger mask. https://t.co/c4RbQcQCSS
6/6
2020
The worst are the people asking to "keep politics out of JavaScript". This ain't politics folks, it's hate. https://t.co/ksOlE79crZ
6/5
2020
There are NO racists in Sto'vo'kor.
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6/4
2020
@the_thagomizer @juliaferraioli It was a *good* one too.
6/2
2020
mood https://t.co/FircaFGP9a @the_thagomizer That's our 16 yo Boo Boo Bad Kitty. She loves this time of year ... https://t.co/QiU6zqmQONMy office setup is less than traditional. Complete with desk kitty though! https://t.co/dmrdxMJSDb @orthros_ I've been told "you're doing distributed source control wrong". @orthros_ I like to write all my code inside of a dropbox folder. It's like citc but gross! @steren Oh man, good for you. I found that to be the *hardest* part of being an App Engine PM, and possibly the most important part.
5/29
2020
@jasnell @glenn_faison I had a problem I thought I could solve with Java. Now I just have an IAbstractProblemFactory.How do you usually prefer to consume REST APIs? Why? High level wrapper lib: feels nothing like REST and exposes a… https://t.co/sUPijd1tkO
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5/28
2020
The TI-85 was the first device I ever wrote code on. I had it years before we had a family computer. The first re… https://t.co/NSZBSrRfTa @ElanHasson @seattlerunner73 Making sure @lwelicki and @DavidAns feel some of that sweet love.I just found we ship a package with a `Schema$TrackReleasePinPinTargetingDevicePin` interface, and I don't know why… https://t.co/jzA9oWLylH
5/27
2020
Come on in, the waters are cold and choppy. https://t.co/yEZOoWvOVl @PhilippeOzil We do the template thing, and I'd say about 2/3 completely ignore it 🤷‍♂️ The follow up bit is a nice… https://t.co/ZSFwT3fYHb
5/25
2020
95% of my comments on GitHub issues are me asking "what did you try" and "what problems or errors did you run into".SQL update with no where. https://t.co/ZlU9mbuEci @zpao They might be giants have some great childrens albums.
5/24
2020
It's your 10th birthday BigQuery! It's a very special day, and some of your friends are here to tell you how much… https://t.co/JzY1x4TzMN
Retweeted by Justin Beckwith @jameswrubel And you make fun of yinzers for putting fries on things 🙃
5/20
2020
Marshmallows are gross and I'm judging all of you. https://t.co/9bpTsw1QiO @trott @humuhumu Look at the size of that thing!
5/18
2020
There are few joys comparable to seeing a family member get sober and healthy for the first time in a loooong while. @jasnell Happy birthday Lex 🎂 @cjihrig I'm being naive, but how far is ts-node from that?
5/17
2020
@aVerySpicyBoi @daprdev Congrats Ryan!Thank you! The dark, boring story lines of discovery and Picard lack the things that made Star Trek great - optimi… https://t.co/M9qTR5fFl3 @broady @DanCiruli *coughs* flex @DanCiruli AKA production @drosenwasser @Dropbox That was a lovely read. I especially like the part where the author was honest about their… https://t.co/fbZTRXAwxx
5/16
2020
@rosskukulinski That's what I do. Been taking all of my meetings outside on a covered deck for about a month, and… https://t.co/zmhTJDrrjc @donwb @gblock All this has happened before 🙃 @MylesBorins So is this like who I want to hang with, or the most effective crew? Me, Neelix and Cmd Riker are dri… https://t.co/oOOAOiAGDP
5/15
2020
@jameswrubel I love my older MacBooks. It's really sad to watch the sub par keyboard just tank the quality of the new ones 🥺We are hiring experienced software engineer for Ops Mgmt @GCPcloud to work on #OpenSource #SDKs, #APIs, runtimes, t… https://t.co/INYceEfxoE
Retweeted by Justin Beckwith @chriswilcox47 Today I listened to some Kill Lincoln and Streetlight Manifesto. It was a good day!
5/14
2020

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