A Small Guide for Naming Stuff in Front-end Code
•Don’t make code fast before it is good
•Don’t make code good before it works
•Don’t write code that would make a teammate curse your name
•Don’t forget that future-you is a teammate
and the most delicious soup are the claim chowders…
Making industries “garage ready” for startups https://cdixon.org/2011/12/05/making-industries-garage-ready-for-startups
New public collection for @Taskade!
Collect and practice its key combinations at https://keycombiner.com/collections/taskade/
buried in this announcement is the absolutely crazy revelation that until 2 weeks ago, anyone could have published an update to any npm package. https://github.blog/2021-11-15-githubs-commitment-to-npm-ecosystem-security/ (HT @feross)
I often think about the “Read what you love until you love to read” comment from @naval , and this is a good generalization. My experience has been that it is easier to educate a Do-er than to motivate the educated; you have to believe you can Do before you embark on an effort. https://twitter.com/akirathedon/status/1445416791400976399
Why does Web 3 matter?
First, let’s look at the problems with centralized platforms. (I wrote more about this back in 2018 here https://cdixon.org/2018/02/18/why-decentralization-matters/)
I chose tech because it was the only thing I was motivated to do.
But every big tech company rejected or ignored me when I applied. I made very little for a while.
I’m incredibly fortunate that, eventually, @davidkarp took a chance on me and our combo of work and luck paid off. https://twitter.com/warrenjday/status/1345396651943481351