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swyx @swyx Singapore 🇸🇬

life is too short for short term games he/him dx @AWSamplify author @coding_career instigator @sveltesociety angel investor swyx@hey.com

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Joined Twitter 4/20/09


@karinesabatier wish I came up with it first! @michaelesterman yes but what great things are you hearing haha @haroenv @suchipi indeed! and it is adjustable. I tried them and found max weights suitable for me, but older people can adjust lower too @krafthu @tomaspueyo sorry to hear it :( hope the vaccines roll out smoothly. I imagine we will all be in a much better spot by year end.forgot that many might not know that I left NYC for Singapore last year. cases have jumped a bit in 2021 but nothin… https://t.co/f4BmenmqQh @httpJunkie @johnnyxbell also didn't expect so many Americans on Twitter at 4am ET haha @auchenberg I used to say that everyone my age and up remembers SARS so we knew how seriously to take this. that sa… https://t.co/GP5QAN4jcs @rossipedia amazing that on-demand came for video before audio @krafthu I don't think it matters at all. if cases spike, we shut down more, if they flatten, we loosen. the Hammer… https://t.co/AOYaLxf0KmReal rockets don't go straight up. They go up, and then they turn. Rockets do this to transition from "mostly going… https://t.co/9teD0hNJ0y
Retweeted by swyx @bradbaris im not sure whether I'm happy about that or if I would rather they just buy Spotify. competition is impt… https://t.co/cSM2vTAlkd @auchenberg yeah I forgot that the US shutdown included gyms. as far as I can tell gyms just never shut down over h… https://t.co/X5Lk2LvGkS @mgechev those houses are so pretty! @muelvenables no I don't think so, this is from a third party research firm @0800LUCAS come over we have good food and warm weather🤯 Podcasting has grown by ~15% *of the total population* in the last 5 years https://t.co/rmA9x2Mnn3 Helluva mega… https://t.co/BUuS8s9DeF @krafthu we're doing alright over here. hope you folks get thru the worst of it soon https://t.co/QiNOOOlCe4 @buildsghost doubtful - my country is locked down, cost of leaving for a December jaunt is increased by mandatory q… https://t.co/yusjzkrgk0 @monicalent that was fast!! @johnnyxbell am not in the US https://t.co/QiNOOOlCe4 @haywirez sg baby https://t.co/QiNOOOlCe4Observation: my gym is *emptier* than it was in December. what happened to new year's bump? @dai_shi @0xca0a TIL that James Nelson already wrote this down with illustrations years ago (thanks @acemarke) https://t.co/I7kJvu1BNr
1/18
2021
Really having fun running the @Coding_Career community - it's a side project that is helping others run side projec… https://t.co/V0d0OfCH6K @code_nutt @SaraSoueidan wow nice job Twitter algorithm @Nutlope @shanselman goddammit i should have set a higher number haha @anthilemoon i keep wanting to make a blogpost title that references The Unbearable Lightness but have yet to find the right opportunity 😹 @Nutlope @shanselman also consider "Do they deserve the gift of your keystrokes?" https://t.co/UFF7vLMpCb @regardingaudio @jaredcwhite ayy why you snitch tag my subtweet lol no problem, i like people that can disagree on… https://t.co/YJUBp3mcuwWhy Tailwind Is For Me: https://t.co/jbvSUwlzZ7Informative podcast interview with @swyx about the ups, downs, career placement and interview questions for a dev a… https://t.co/Exmtdoowbl
Retweeted by swyx @JasonEtco github "be kind" browser extension that reminds people to be kind if they use swear words or all caps or… https://t.co/DDyHfq8KETLike the term "Strategy Turn" from @swyx for the idea of changing focus as you get better/more experienced in a giv… https://t.co/crNnyxLcL8
Retweeted by swyx @m1guelpf right - do you then postprocess to create <figcaption> or what is the final html output?🆕 Blog: Strategy Turns https://t.co/KOszLjHSqV There's a big difference between "noob game" and "pro game". You c… https://t.co/PURCLig8fPMarkdown doesnt have <figcaptions>, but this is a GREAT "hack" around it using CSS sibling selectors!!… https://t.co/NaWBmm5eZF @christoomey aw great rec! added to the list https://t.co/Ww9o0lWNA4 @CorbettBarr @pjrvs @chrisguillebeau do you have a source for Chris considering deleting as well please? this was news to me.Ever wonder why incredibly hyped startups like Groupon and Gilt soared and then fizzled out? I always put it down… https://t.co/8VxHqsYMZI @rothgar the 3 stages of programming frustration - use general purpose language (GPL) to prototype - GPL is error… https://t.co/BefoYuFuDe @levelsio distributed work, distributed income, distributed customers distributedness is antifragile @philipyoungg there are "pair focusing" apps like focusmate that I hear are doing well. i think the mvp of it woul… https://t.co/wqh6Qbdc36Underrated marketing tactic: Hire the kind of customers you want more of. @philipyoungg random idea from peanut gallery - how to introduce network effect/competitive element to gamify/addsocial pressure? @Contextify1 this is really good! thank you! haven't made my Google query builder yet but will use this if I dothis is neat - a chrome extension to undo the Google Images change from last year. https://t.co/VQNbEatTVL I also… https://t.co/FC3l7CcRxc @JackEllis @stauffermatt @wesbos M1 mac mini here. Docker dev preview working fine, and screen flow 9.0.6 works to… https://t.co/SAMDU3svfm @philip_kiely @__mharrison__ *patio11 intensifies* @satyadileep thanks for the shoutout Dileep!
1/17
2021
.@mattdavella on the @jayclouse podcast says that we should spend 80% of our time working on content, and 20% on ti… https://t.co/DHNMp2CPH7 @frankdilo @mailbrew the @JanelSGM bump? https://t.co/tPmMR7Kako https://t.co/iLKDWBKnAv @robhope defo looking forward to it then :) and you know ill be hyping it up when its out @TrungTPhan he's not even trying that hard holy shit @TheCoolestCool @BrowserPerson for example, @BrowserPerson, i am still reading @copyblogger posts from 2009 - becau… https://t.co/BVxsnLJ0Ej @Paxxi @RealGeneKim @sveltejs @deno_land there is. i'd love your summary of it https://t.co/pRdqAPhht3 @TheCoolestCool dear lord so much this. also the 3:1 ratio of people who want to have a say on your content vs peop… https://t.co/MxSZpgoPoHHow to do better content marketing: 🤡 WHAT 80% DO: - Change the plan every quarter - Chase the latest trend - Set… https://t.co/0DsdJ8Alcl
Retweeted by swyx @aronkor @jayclouse i havent figured it out either. i am a total noob compared to either of you. all i know is it's… https://t.co/1MWLAHIA4U @bcomnes @dietrich yea i get you. i'd basically cheat by using patch-package @robhope @markbowley @JanelSGM @MariusCern always love your honest LP feedbacks. would be great to put up a collect… https://t.co/agqPq5pcF7 @aronkor @jayclouse fun question to ask: what's the highest you would pay to have that done for you? @jarredsumner @andreysitnik @sveltejs @deno_land it is! turn off strict mode. @bcomnes @dietrich enforces meaning hard error instead of soft warning? feel like I can live with that. is there an… https://t.co/OrbjTlp3Yt @warrensheesh unreadable @orta fwiw my comment was not really about JSDoc, I was solely only noting the counter-trend. still very much in fa… https://t.co/qZHOBIDnFJ @warrensheesh haha thanks man. alliteration is good but mostly I'm thinking of https://t.co/1IuwXKqMGM @warrensheesh today, I would use "destiny" in place of "inevitability" https://t.co/bmPzs608ZR @warrensheesh dear lord that was a blast from the past. how did you find that???i NEVER want to forget this gem: . . . “small minds discuss tactics, average minds discuss strategy, great minds… https://t.co/VAO3z95LF9
Retweeted by swyxappreciate Marius for digging into the issues and finding the Deno core team's design doc for this decision… https://t.co/I1qE2uTb0A @TimvdLippe @sveltejs @deno_land @ChromeDevTools thanks very much for sharing! I wonder what's a good rule of thumb… https://t.co/Iz4NoMWAk0 @Florianrival @sveltejs @deno_land ooh, thank you for sharing! yea I also have an aesthetic thing against jsdoc. n… https://t.co/C6Lw8UzDcr @maniflames @sveltejs @deno_land webpack has done it for the last 6? years. people just haven't listened. to be fai… https://t.co/dyjliN2qcG @brianleroux @sveltejs @deno_land I know TS doesn't follow semver but how often does it break codebases really? per… https://t.co/OR1oZtv9De @TheStalwart this makes me wonder if a total reallocation from gold to bitcoin would be good thing for the global e… https://t.co/xWMAVdYmnh @GreyShipsCode @sveltejs @deno_land deno interprets typescript but its internals dont have to be typescript. i am… https://t.co/TvvSRGSWMw @GundersenMarius @sveltejs @deno_land i don't know if you're right, but you may wish to speak to the deno folks bef… https://t.co/D9Bp30EQdwmore tips and an excellent checklist from @SamuelDataT's blogpost here: https://t.co/KL6TCPaJgpcynics who are instinctively rolling their eyes and judging others - STOP IT. we're learning and evolving as we g… https://t.co/BfJJ2eag75 @jkup @ZoeSchiffer @cwervo still waiting for github to respond to how it acquired npm and immediately laid off all… https://t.co/Oew1RS31WC @Cneude_Matthieu @sveltejs @deno_land do you think i disagree? @IamStan @brianleroux @sveltejs @deno_land in my mind @TheLarkInn is just chilling in the background going https://t.co/uCFAP5BYhq @venikunche i still really recommend it though! there's a big difference in the relative importance of tradeoffs wh… https://t.co/yfcoborTAFInteresting counter-trend - maintainers of large open source projects like @Sveltejs and @Deno_land are moving *AWA… https://t.co/HwGDFsJgigAs part of the Asia stream for Global Diversity CFP Day Online on January 23rd, @swyx will be sharing his experienc… https://t.co/za9tsaV2aw
Retweeted by swyx @dan_abramov @0xca0a @thesamdd ya very good call. we were solving within the assumption that waterfalls were unavoi… https://t.co/4Z8uP6SGSm
1/16
2021
@antony @PierB i think the nonconsensus success of the keyboardless iphone may have created a reasonable hypothesis… https://t.co/bmnkRzA1u2 @0xca0a ya i avoided it bc i wasnt sure about performance and side effects of throwing so casually and so often.… https://t.co/cgUcxjmx4e @0xca0a @dai_shi idk man I was doing this in April 2018 lol https://t.co/3ttl6Lu17N @dai_shi @0xca0a yess imagine if we had the same setState paradigm for all kinds of state: - component state - ap… https://t.co/TN7DpOfDzt @dan_abramov @0xca0a ya the evolution is really great to see. like unearthing something that was there all along.… https://t.co/b8pJR5WRfU @de_stroy @0xca0a yea but Paul is cutting edge in everything, I'm intentionally normcore @0xca0a not sleeping, so much as obeying the React team's instructions not to use it lol i agree it's a very elega… https://t.co/6eVx1KYeyGMe: *trying to work on a Friday before holiday weekend* My last brain cell: https://t.co/4TGWLPdFb4 @briannekimmel wonder if there's some untold story after the "shipped things early users wanted" part. a lot of roo… https://t.co/c778MKAJ6Y @stolinski screenflow and audacity are flying on the mac mini. #nofanlife for cheap! @devictoribero software moves faster than hardware, have faith @devictoribero i'm using Docker dev preview fine on my m1 mac :) https://t.co/0eb1tWAQW2 @mikeezzati iphone too with the return to the iphone 4 flat edge design after 6 years of telling us rounded was easier to pick up @mreinfurt_ @tpiros good news https://t.co/yh6TJjwlww
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