Today I learned

As Randall Munroe of xkcd says, for each thing “everyone knows” by the time they’re adults, there are 10,000 people in the United States learning about it for the first time.

  • A proposed standard which allows websites to define security policies through .well-known/security.txt
  • Using archive_file in Terraform can generate ZIPs on-the-fly.
  • Nix is a powerful package manager for Linux and other Unix systems that makes package management reliable and reproducible.
  • There’s a Ben and Jerry’s flavor graveyard.
  • Wreck — HTTP client utilities for hapi.
  • One swallow doesn’t make spring
  • Self-documented Makefiles with some shell scripting magic.
  • USB 3.0 interferes with devices in the 2.4–2.5GHz spectrum.
  • There’s a media query to check system color schemes for dark/light preferences.
  • Efficiency-thoroughness trade-off principle