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@rem @rem Brighton, UK

Just smart enough to know I'm not smart enough.

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Joined Twitter 1/16/07


I don't like the man nor his politics, but I do hope that he recovers, quickly and fully. @rauchg @zeithq @AnaTrajkovska_ I didn't, but I suspect it's because those deploys haven't gone up with the --prod… https://t.co/PnbeeCd81Z @rauchg @simonw @zeithq I lifted the number from the https://t.co/4LG2FLyVNM page and ran a count on $$('.info .bad… https://t.co/LDEAll01vc @simonw @zeithq This is a great thread. I don't quite agree with handling myself, but that's me. Fun job, I've got… https://t.co/j8rICJ80tO @syscobra @Spotify Certainly should work - I'm using Karabiner to take over control of the play button, so you can… https://t.co/Qyt9Hoh9TfI rather like this blog post I wrote 2 years ago. I'm allowed to like my own posts, right? https://t.co/2olvLr5YcXJSONbin from @rem looks 😍 for creating your own RESTful APIs. Here's a quick primer on getting started with it fro… https://t.co/4B97IjkPlJ
Retweeted by @rem#AskTwitter is this a plant or a weed? Lots in our garden and not sure what it is? https://t.co/glqKKgYjWW
Retweeted by @remApparently I get 1 year of free appleTV with my new stupidly expensive computer. That was nice, except for Apple's… https://t.co/vqFzdcEV2c @MrMohtas @Spotify Yes. For 6 years at a time.I fixed my touchbar control strip so it exclusively controls @Spotify. And wrote it up, so you can too 👍 https://t.co/8CwMtvqxM4 @brucel There was me expecting you to say "that's just how I shit". Pretty sure it'll help with that too, albeit messy.
4/6
2020
@WalkWithoutEase BACK! What did I miss?My boy on Zoom and with virtual backgrounds, filing run under: "you'll shit yourself nightmare" category. https://t.co/tcF2vbZdrdCase and point. Today is Sunday. https://t.co/F7o6zjPISUSaturday blog post? Because god knows what day is actually is today…Keyboard situation is locked down at the Sharp household! (Peanut butter is for emergencies) https://t.co/a9KqcA8Mxe @rooseboom @djspry @Spotify The thing is, I tried it, the UI is … complicated, but also for 90% of the time, my lap… https://t.co/0gtT5SQMckOkay, I've managed to solve this myself. A fair bit of hacking involved (but good food for a blog post). I now have… https://t.co/PFtj9zgpDh @Dotnetster No, they just nuked it. No emails. No warnings. Nothing. I suspect I know why, and I've got a way to re… https://t.co/7LL2TU4qA1 @JBeersfood Thanks - will check out. Just hoping their UK/euro coverage is decent. @JonthanFielding Via the API being shutdown v mostly @ArthurGuy @seb_ly @Spotify Good luck with that: https://t.co/tMaYd53Xck @vt_olivier @heydonworks @Spotify I'm pretty sure I can use karabiner elements to control the foremost app on the p… https://t.co/pq7d8GICp7 @shoro_kit @Spotify Lol. Yeah, I've tried. Same with podcasts and books and stickies. Not possible. @Muniro2 @Spotify This is how to change the buttons on the touchbar. What I want is the specific play button to sta… https://t.co/TpLUKdImb3Anyone know if it's possible to change the Apple touchbar/controlbar play button to **start** @Spotify and **not**… https://t.co/ug39Cj1ZmjTheir blog post announcing it is pretty funny. Opens with: "to help as many people as we can stay dry and safe, an… https://t.co/fKaU5dJfxHFor fucks sake Apple. Some of us use these apps every day. https://t.co/ApZkiMg41j
4/5
2020
@rauchg @zeithq You know that I've been a long time fan, but the timing truly is terrible, like *really* bad. I'm s… https://t.co/MC2t4Fx0YXBut yep, seriously disappointed and feel like we (early adopters and developers using v1) have been dumped on. Augu… https://t.co/JjRv6FWaemGotta say: @zeithq deprecating their v1 platform right on top of COVID-19, even with the 4 months notice is a total… https://t.co/1b46mrDfCA @simevidas @yatil @Gryzor Got this turned on myself. Pretty much standard where ever I got these days, always 125% (OS included)13 years ago I recorded a screencast to show how to make a "life stream" connecting up web sites and using things l… https://t.co/hiu2g90Pv0The last few months I've succcessfully moved my day-to-day browsing from Chrome to Firefox (there's still developme… https://t.co/YOtBWWBQLPWildlife is finally returning to Britain’s streets. Nature is healing 😍✌️ https://t.co/p4xYmf1oPx
Retweeted by @rem @DreamsolutionBV that doesn't list Apple's own crap.New mac question: how do I delete: - music - podcasts - books - stickies - … the list continues...
4/4
2020
Should I restore from my old laptop or just start afresh and install a zillion apps in the hope that maybe a zillion is about seven.Need to migrate my current machine to a new machine this evening. My drive is 1TB. I'm pretty sure 50% of the data… https://t.co/fv6IOKEbWzHello @xkcdComic, please consider presenting each comic strip as a disclosure component with a text description ins… https://t.co/hOel42tALT
Retweeted by @rem @heydonworks At the ripe ol age of 41, I've yet to understand the appeal or even the application of the Vaceline ba… https://t.co/ngXZxF4fCo
4/3
2020
OXBOW LAKE!!!!! https://t.co/Hjm7DgFkTDThe walkthrough for this exploit is a great read. https://t.co/kzKOWsYXDL
Retweeted by @remHow on earth is today not Friday? Seriously. I am so confused. Plus, the kids are home, so that means it's a weeke… https://t.co/vSTwGVEI5J @Stegosource @heydonworks @brianleroux For me, it's not having **any** build tools during development and focusing… https://t.co/huMddJiYZG @pcanella @pikapkg Aware of it, and love the docs. Sadly, as with it is with me, when I tried it, it broke. I'm a g… https://t.co/sPHrsZApvH @heydonworks @brianleroux That's where I've been living for all my own personal stuff. Just when it's not that, I w… https://t.co/SoFgL8F8AEIf there was ever a part of JavaScript that I could vent all my anger towards, I'd leap on build tools and beat the… https://t.co/hWwCKUJ2kg
4/2
2020
Firing up the Alcatel for testing. And yep, totally forget how slow these devices are compared to my silly expensive Pixel 4 XL. @jaffathecake thank you for svgomg. I've used it on every project for the last 18+ months. I know I should automate… https://t.co/cSEDEcd4K8iconic zoom backgrounds: a thread keep it going https://t.co/GU54B97tiR
Retweeted by @remSpent nearly an hour last night trying to solve a JS function giving the wrong value at 11pm. Took me 2 minutes th… https://t.co/6PggEwgujm
4/1
2020
@mikestreety twitter hates me on several fronts. I'll see if I can find the server that's fallen over and kick it back to life… @briankardell It was a buildroot for raspberry pi to boot into pico8 (lots of weird words there). I've got a workin… https://t.co/WKZ27xSWnqBecause this situation isn't stressful enough, we're now obligated to keep our breasts perky. Wow. #everydaysexism https://t.co/v8HcJ4vYZH
Retweeted by @rem @kilianvalkhof Right, so now I see what it is, no, this isn't what I was making 😉 My frame app is for the desktop… https://t.co/sCCA71M39Q @kilianvalkhof Oh loaded second time. Looks like if JavaScript fails for any reason your site doesn't actually deliver any content. @kilianvalkhof Trying to view the site, but there's large blank areas, assuming that's not right? (Latest Android w… https://t.co/vt64D6vb19
3/30
2020
I have a sneaking suspicion that I'm compiling a raspberry pi OS from source… You'd think I'd know… @Flapstones Oo, ouch. Burn! @dougaitken Will read. Thanks.
3/29
2020
My mate just sent me this topical joke, if you’re up for one. https://t.co/FanORHlSPt
Retweeted by @rem @csswizardry Why you do these at bedtime??!? What be wrong with you crazy yung kids?!?! @andyboyd good ladIs anyone else out there still saying "Just the one Mrs Wembley?" - or is that something that's so obscure and old… https://t.co/TB0ojwG05b @fox FFS. Why can't we have things without adding to Facebook's hoard of user metrics (likely breaking GDPR laws).… https://t.co/jY10n98FBs
3/28
2020
@racascou I've discovered I'm trying to make a 40bit float. It's an old format, just requires the mantissa to be st… https://t.co/AXeJCiseLCHas anyone come across JavaScript that can process 40bit floating points? (aka 9-digit floats). Been tinkering on this for months now… @rachelandrew I discovered the "beautify me" option (or something like that in zoom) some months back. I can't say… https://t.co/jDDxvIEQDn @racascou —a floating point value (say 0.078) that gives me an exponent and mantissa where the mantissa is between 0.5 and 1. @racascou I'll be honest: I'm not smart. So, I'm trying to store a float32 in binary, except, it's not the IETFF wh… https://t.co/wqdFAanIIOGrr. Deleting tweet. Yes, between us, in person, I can have a laugh at his misfortune. I guess I should know that t… https://t.co/29alWoLm7wI mean, in reality and with respect to life, this isn't funny. But let us have this little childish moment. @euanwilliamson if you try to sign out and in again, it'll show an error message. Twitter has killed the app. I nee… https://t.co/MBbj8vvNmERandom maths question/challenge: is it possible to force a mantissa to be between >=0.5 and <1 and derive the requi… https://t.co/X84WpAj9e0 @alarisilver @monotron_ Wow, colour me impressed 👍
3/27
2020
Thank you folks. General agreement that it's Venus. And not a laser from the end of my finger. @jeremybenaim That's what I was thinking, but it's *really* visible, and has been the brightest in our sky for a good few weeks now. @DefiantBidet No, we just watched that go over.Brighton/uk people, what is this star/bright object? End of my finger tip, above the moon (quite a bit) https://t.co/iJtD2kiWeq @sprog_ch Better yet, the entire thing is a single line (originally)I've also just realised the entire body of code is in a for loop statement. As in: and empty for loop where all val… https://t.co/DxmyQDz89BCode I found in the wild. It gives me something I've been looking for help with, but please, please don't do this.… https://t.co/xWNND2GNXp @matthamm Pretty certain it has a 500mb ssd inside. It cost a chunk back in 2014 @Sironfoot The (html) UI isn't mine - it's part and parcel of pico8. I _think_ you can customise it, but I'm pretty… https://t.co/tB7KHyJ6BU @Kobi Lol, okay, *super* buggy!!!This was the game I finished last night: https://t.co/DHTLm2B4Fs Yep, it's crap. And annoying. And buggy. But I like it. @cramforce Wait - "old keyboard" as in "the good one"? @cramforce Yeah, the keyboard is the deal breaker for me. It won't last another 6 years on a duff keyboard that the… https://t.co/DdN7ylqcTwSEVENTY FIVE FLIPPING QUID FOR AN HDMI adapter for a new mac. What the actual fuck!?!?oh my, I'd forgotten in the last 6 years apple decided to drop every port and only ship their own. even missing an sd read port. yay. @janl Ah, June, my machine is really struggling. I'm kinda figuring that if I'm able to get 6 years out of a machin… https://t.co/e8ayZMjyY9Mac people - I'm thinking of finally retiring my 2014 mbp and upgrading to a new mbp (even though I was super close… https://t.co/LKIvD7OyEyThe final result of my twitch session. Got a lot further this evening. It's a pretty crap game, but it works…sorta.… https://t.co/pJFwh40ojn
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3/26
2020
The final result of my twitch session. Got a lot further this evening. It's a pretty crap game, but it works…sorta.… https://t.co/pJFwh40ojnOur wonderful colleague Jude (Production Manager, baker-in-chief (and Kathy's mum)) is needing to isolate at home.… https://t.co/lsNQ80X2K4
Retweeted by @remUK coronavirus mass home testing to be made available 'within days' https://t.co/do20NlS4fl "Widespread availabilit… https://t.co/2DkcEr9boB
Retweeted by @remI'll be live coding in 25 minutes time at 3pm UK time on https://t.co/K5Rbkhd46n Going to try to make a little gam… https://t.co/808wxm6k6sScrew it, I'll do the live coding at 3pm UK time. I'm far from entertaining, but if it's slightly easier on those P… https://t.co/tgnKimcDgL
3/25
2020

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