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Kevin Marks

After watching "Nadiya’s Family Favourites", iPlayer recommended this 1978 episode of Delia S,ith's Cooker Course on Spices: https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p05rt7cc/delia-smiths-cookery-course-series-1-7-spices-and-fla... Is their AI being ironic?
Several minutes on salt, and Delia says she is teased about pepper.

Kevin Marks

The silos using their own failings to undermine access to their apis by genuine tools is predictable, but still disappointing.

Kevin Marks

Kevin Marks

“A friend gave me design advice once. He said to start with left-aligned black text on a white background, and to apply styling only to solve a specific problem. This is good advice.” @davetron5000
https://brutalist-web.design/

Kevin Marks

“One way of describing modern finance is that it’s a mechanism for enabling very clever, very well paid, very highly incentivised people to spend all day every day thinking of ways to get around rules. Complexity works to their advantage.” https://www.lrb.co.uk/v40/n13/john-lanchester/after-the-fall

Kevin Marks

“The truth is that the ability to build Facebook-like services is relatively common. What was rare was the moral recklessness necessary to go through with it.” @doctorow http://locusmag.com/2018/07/cory-doctorow-zucks-empire-of-oily-rags/

Kevin Marks

Aaron put together a nice clear guide to creating and sending your first webmention https://aaronparecki.com/2018/06/30/11/your-first-webmention

Kevin Marks

What if you look at separating your Yarns code into client and server, connected by microsub? That may be simplifying in structure, and if there are bits missing, that will inform the microsub spec.

Kevin Marks

The crisis underlying the problem with news is the unsupportable assumption that all businesses should grow exponentially, according to @zephoria https://medium.com/s/trustissues/the-messy-fourth-estate-a42c1586b657

Kevin Marks

Listening to Track Changes: The Glut of the Platform Economy http://trackchanges.libsyn.com/the-glut-of-the-platformeconomy @ftrain what if the wired/medium etc paywall throttle didn't decrement the counter until you dismissed it? "do you want to use one of your monthly 4 on this?"