🌄 I travelled though east Sikkim
I travelled through east Sikkim last weekend—It's a truly serene landscape, and very, very cold. I shared some pictures too!
I also got a shoutout from Cassidy! It feels like I've come full circle since her newsletter has always been a huge inspiration—check it out if you haven't already.
Lastly, Advent of Code 2021 is just around the corner; it's an advent calendar of small programming puzzles for a variety of skill sets and skill levels that can be solved in any programming language you like. If you're interested, lemme know by replying to this email/contacting me on Twitter so I can add you to a private leaderboard. 👀
📚 To read
The 2021 State of the Octoverse — GitHub Like every year, this year's Octoverse report is as insightful as it is beautiful—there's great bits of data compiled into meaningful graphs
Lift as you climb — The README Project Cassidy "@cassidoo" Williams talks about creating content, building relationships, and how much you get by giving back.
Remix v1 Remix is finally here and open-sourced! The website is stunning and can be run on StackBlitz. Check out the source code as well as the announcement video. If there's one takeaway, it's this: "Focused on web fundamentals and modern UX, you’re simply going to build better websites"
A Look under the Hood of the Most Successful Streaming Service on the Planet — The Verge Netflix’s secret sauce is something none of us ever see: Open Connect, their in-house content distribution network specifically built to deliver its TV shows and movies to the closest point to your internet service provider, avoiding the burden of the ISP having to go get it.
👀 Some more cool stuff
- GoDaddy says data breach exposed over a million user accounts 🆘
- Netlify Raises $105 Million to Transform Development for the Modern Web With a $1 million investment in direct open source project sponsorships, project promotions and upstream contributions from a dedicated development team. 👀
- Apple announces Self Service Repair A great first step for the Right to Repair!
- What’s new from GitHub Changelog? October 2021 recap
- Spotify’s play button stops shuffling, apparently because Adele said so
Savage65 with Norbauer After School
TGR Jane v2 with GMK KA1953 (Bonus! Here's how it sounds)
That's all for now, have a great week!
Stay kind 💜