Updates

Listening to a band my 1.5 y/o found by randomly mashing the Apple TV remote. They’re called ‘Kjjjjjjjjj’.

🏃‍♂️ 😅 I just ran my fastest 5k with Runkeeper! https://runkeeper.com/cardio/bb94a705-a64e-4abb-81d9-8807279484ea

Free Solo is the best romantic comedy I’ve seen all year.

Wreck-It RegEx Breaks the Internet

https://blog.cloudflare.com/cloudflare-outage/

Science confirms that, for taking notes, the pen is mightier than the keyboard. 🖊

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/a-learning-secret-don-t-take-notes-with-a-laptop/

A Learning Secret: Don't Take Notes with a Laptop

A Learning Secret: Don't Take Notes with a Laptop

Students who used longhand remembered more and had a deeper understanding of the material

www.scientificamerican.com

I feel seen.

https://twitter.com/UserInputSucks/status/1132202138476732416

As my 1.5 y/o demolishes the airplane I just proudly built out of her Duplo I finally understand how my older brother felt when I demolished his Lego all those years ago.

Just watched colleague @keatley@twitter.com ‘s talk @euruko@twitter.com with the team at YoungCapital. Really excellent stuff about leveraging visual memory (and Pokemon) to improve retention of code lessons and to better communicate to stakeholders. 🔥🎉💯

I was never sold on CSS-in-JS but THIS...

Literally ALL THE THINGS in CSS. Your JS in CSS, your HTML in CSS, your data in CSS.

It started out as a joke, but it’s actually kinda nice to work in. pic.twitter.com/WoBndjo0dJ

— Scott Kellum (@ScottKellum) June 16, 2019

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