So, I'm working on a baby naming app. Here I will post short updates, complain about stuff, and ask questions.
First day of renovations today and our builder brought his toddler to the construction site for "working Wednesday".
I think this is good.
Well done Australia.
Hugs all round on this day
You are beautiful
You are loved
Wi-fi hygiene is important folks. Just removed the free hotel wi-fi config from the place we stayed for our honeymoon.
It's been more than a decade.
If you'd like a slight giggle at machines: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ab47XHidvwQ
Do you like telling stories and using technology? Here's a fun event you might like: https://www.meetup.com/preview/Hacks-Hackers-Brisbane/events/bsggqmywnbgc
Is oEmbed dead?
And here's what it looks like:
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GET /v1/us/meta 304 - - 135.872 ms
***change to d3***
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Can your phone keep a secret?
How the Government might force technology companies to help your phone betray you. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-09-15/how-encryption-works-explained/8732148
Okay, enough data for the night, but I'll leave this here for pondering.
Simon was the 42 most popular given name in South Australia between 1944 and 2013.
The most popular, David, was given to about 1.4% of babies.
Guess the percentage for Simon.
This seems very cool - a gamebook from 1930?
narrative folks: I have now obtained a new earliest known gamebook/choose your own adventure—it was written by these two women in 1930 https://mastodon.social/media/wu1Mx-KRwflKINNtttI https://mastodon.social/media/bBNGurnnwtoQI77AdUE https://mastodon.social/media/c-Y41qhNzs16y7SgV9Q