“GitHub Copilot – Productivity Boon or Considered Harmful?”
“What I’ve noticed is that the developers who copy and paste a lot tend to pick things up slower – if ever.” https://codemanship.wordpress.com/2021/09/02/github-copilot-productivity-boon-or-considered-harmful/
@ljwrites this blew my mind when I read about it from a design perspective. "Disability" is not a binary state but a mismatch between a person and the thing they are interacting with.
I’d love to apply for Drew DeVault’s vacancy to work on FOSS, just got to get myself in a financially stable position first. Totally get the financial constraints, I just think it’s brilliant that he’s willing and able to support such work! https://sourcehut.org/blog/2021-08-23-work-at-sourcehut/
re: carbon pol
ok I know I post a lot about the npm dependency mess but this one is truly in a league of its own https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/software/empty-npm-package-has-over-700-000-downloads-heres-why/
@phel @wolfie This is correct. Podcasting isn't about what's in the content of the audio, it's about the way in which it's distributed. It's about the particular combination of downloadable audio files and openly-syndicated RSS feeds.
It's like how there are a zillion ways to send text-based content around the Internet, but only one method using a certain category of software configured to automatically interoperate among users' devices in a particular manner can properly be called "email."
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