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Ladies and gentlemen, Tim Berners-Lee and Vint Cerf.

Posted by jpluimers on 2020/04/01

[WayBack] Ladies and gentlemen, Tim Berners-Lee and Vint Cerf. – Steven Vaughan-Nichols – Google+

Related:

–jeroen

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Ian Sausage on Twitter: “Me: What’s the wifi password? Barman: You need to buy a drink first. Me: Okay, I’ll have a coke. ..”

Posted by jpluimers on 2020/04/01

Great thread with many nice WiFi passwords, network names and device names: [WayBackIan Sausage on Twitter: “Me: What’s the wifi password? Barman: You need to buy a drink first. Me: Okay, I’ll have a coke…”.

Other nice network names or passwords from the same thread:

–jeroen

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My other computer is a data center Stickers and T-shirts — DevStickers

Posted by jpluimers on 2020/03/30

Want : [WayBackMy other computer is a data center Stickers and T-shirts — DevStickers

Via: [WayBack] Ich trage schon seit dem Studium schon keine Uhr mehr, weil ich meine Existenz vor NTP-fähigen Geräten zubringe, von denen die meisten nebenbei bemerkt … – Kristian Köhntopp – Google+

Related: [WayBack] Urs Hölzle – Google+ My other computer is a data center

–jeroen

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Dependencies

Posted by jpluimers on 2020/01/28

Last week in Delphi developer switching to C# – Stack Overflow « The Wiert Corner – irregular stream of stuff I wrote about having a broad toolset.

Having such a toolset however does not mean you should stuff your project with dependencies. Choosing a limited set of tools is a very important part of building solid projects.

It does not mean you should avoid dependencies, just that you need to be aware on them and how they add up.

To get a feel for that, the comics on the right and below.

Sources:

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Sasha Laundy on Twitter: “The best debugger ever made is a good night’s sleep.”

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/12/26

Very similar to “you get the best ideas while sleeping“:

[WayBack/Archive.isSasha Laundy on Twitter: “The best debugger ever made is a good night’s sleep.”

Via: [WayBack] So true it hurts – CodeProject – Google+

For me, taking a shower and contemplating during a commute are good debuggers too. But sleeping is still the best.

Hope you enjoyed Christmas, good luck on your debugging ventures!

–jeroen

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