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GitHub Actions is my new favorite free programming tool [video]

I’ve tinkered with a ton of programming tools this year, but none of them has captured my heart like GitHub Actions. It’s a continuous integration tool, yes, but it’s also a general purpose code execution platform, and it’s built into the website that I use to manage my projects every day. In this video, we’ll…

Ohio gas well blowout leaked more than many countries do in a year

Put a lid on it — Data from new satellite shows the accident should have gotten more attention. Scott K. Johnson – Dec 19, 2019 2:28 pm UTC Enlarge / Helicopter footage of the well from the day after the explosion.In February 2018, an accident at a gas well in Ohio, near the West Virginia…

How Shopify Manages API Versioning and Breaking Changes

Earlier this year I took the train from Ottawa to Toronto. While I was waiting in line in the main hall of the station, I noticed a police officer with a detection dog. The police officer was giving the dog plenty of time at each bag or person as they worked and weaved their way…

The Feds Get Permission to Seize Edward Snowden’s Book Profits

Edward SnowdenA judge rules whistleblower’s failure to subject Permanent Record to pre-publication review violates non-disclosure agreement. Scott Shackford | 12.18.2019 12:50 PM (Jorg Carstensen/dpa/picture-alliance/Newscom) A federal judge in Virginia has ruled that the U.S. government has the authority to seize the proceeds of Edward Snowden’s book because he failed to submit his book to the…

Multipass 1.0 – Mini-cloud on Mac or Windows workstation

A mini-cloud on your Mac or Windows workstation. Multipass provides a command line interface to launch, manage and generally fiddle about with instances of Linux. The downloading of a minty-fresh image takes a matter of seconds, and within minutes a VM can be up and running. The Register Ubuntu LTS on tap Launch instances of…

Reasons Why Job Seekers Are Not Given Feedback

GettyA common complaint and cause of frustration and irritation for interviewees is the absence of feedback after their interviews. It wasn’t always like this. In the past, it was standard protocol to provide feedback and constructive criticism to candidates. The hiring manager or human resources professional would diplomatically let the applicants know what they did well…

I don’t use Semantic Web technologies anymore, though they still influence me

Avant-propos : ce texte en anglais est celui de la keynote que j’ai eu le grand plaisir d’assurer le 12 décembre 2019 à l’invitation de Vincent Razanajao et Alberto Dalla Rosa lors de la conférence « Linked Pasts V » qui a eu lieu à Bordeaux (11-13 décembre 2019). Il a été traduit par Emmanuelle Bermès que je…

Contractor admits planting logic bombs in his software

RIGGED SOFTWARE — Logic bombs created periodic malfunctions that only he knew how to fix. Dan Goodin – Dec 19, 2019 1:19 pm UTC Getty Images | ullstein bildMany IT workers worry their positions will become obsolete as changes in hardware, software, and computing tasks outstrip their skills. A former contractor for Siemens concocted a…

Show HN: CalmJobs.io – Work with companies who values work-life balance

Junior Product Marketer Fulltime Application Engineer Fulltime Senior Infrastructure Engineer Fulltime Software Engineer – Security Fulltime BaseCamp Get it together and manage projects the right way. Doist Creates tools that promote a calmer, more balanced, more fulfilling way to work and live. Zapier Easy automation for busy people. Zapier moves info between your web apps…

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