Was waiting for a call, accidentally answered a robocaller (yes, it’s at the point where I never answer my phone because of the volume of robocalls.)

Just sat the phone down and let them talk, sadly they hung up after 2 minutes, according to my phone log

Oh Boing Boing, you bring the world to our desktop in all it’s glory. boingboing.net/2019/04/2…

That was unexpected. Had left the grill cover off for a few weeks, a family “moved in”

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Hey video nerds. I’m enamored with the idea of using a high quality camera as my webcam, using an Elgato CamLink4k. The cheapest supported (https://www.elgato.com/en/gaming/cam-link/camera-check) DLSR or Mirrorless (something with good depth of field) I can find is the Rebel SL2.

Anyone tried this?

I did a small fix to the WebXR Viewer, now mostly rewritten in Swift. Which I’ve never used.

So ~20 lines of code took … a while (“Dear Google, how do I declare an array in swift?”).

But, it worked, and I’ve now written code in Swift. I’m a Swift Coder, y’all!

Rare bit of Overwatch: 2 games, both super fun.

Game 1, won a map, then someone left on our team. Lost a map, then they reappeared as the other team hit 99%-0% … we captured and held to win. NEVER give up! Woot!

When you write a bunch of code in Javascript, and the first 15 minutes of debugging is finding all the stupid shit any strongly typed compiled language would have caught.

(no, raw JS is not my choice; I’d use Typescript if it was my project)

As I sit and read my email after the Tornado Watch was lifted for the past few hours, I find it ironic to read about the potential negative impact of 5G on weather forecasting … hackaday.com/2019/04/1…

So if Google gets dinged for antitrust for it’s favoring of Chrome on Android, why doesn’t the EU ding Apple for not letting user’s change their default HTTP handler and their handicapping of competing browsers (wkWebView << safari’s webview)?

As I sit and read my email after the Tornado Watch was lifted for the past few hours, I find it ironic to read about the potential negative impact of 5G on weather forecasting …