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Archive for November 8th, 2022

Promo Adest Brass meets Pelgrim Brass – YouTube

Posted by jpluimers on 2022/11/08

[Wayback/Archive] Promo Adest Brass meets Pelgrim Brass – YouTube

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Posted in About, Adest Musica, Personal | Leave a Comment »

UTC and ISO 8601, or GTFO

Posted by jpluimers on 2022/11/08

Always schedule your meetings in UTC, and use ISO-8601 date and time notation. Because time zone conversions are hard, especially with so many daylight saving time conventions.

I want not just a “UTC or GTFO” shirt, but a “UTC and ISO-8601, or GTFO” shirt.

It means I do not agree with [Archive.is] Colin Nederkoorn on Twitter: “Pro tip: Don’t schedule recurring meetings in UTC if you live in a place with daylight savings.… “ with multi-time zone teams: having it in UTC will balance out the DST changes over the teams.

Some more relevant Tweets that triggered me writing this post:

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Posted in Algorithms, Development, ISO 8601, Power User, Software Development, UTC | Leave a Comment »

 
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