Daily Bite #10
I Followed My Stolen iPhone Across The World, Became A Celebrity In China, And Found A Friend For Life
this is an old post, but still amazing to read, how this guy lost his iPhone, and that iPhone somehow ended up in China, he already set up his iCould, and the guy who bought the iPhone’s photos always sent out to iCould. the journey is hillarious and simply amazing.
Apple at its best
The latest flagship from Apple, iPhone X (ten!) still a thing that people [need|want] to buy, people still lining up to buy one.
Inside the fake Facebook profile industry
Luring people to add someone else and ‘like-farming’ activity are not a secret in Facebook world. There’s a network of fake profile and then sell it when it got famous on black market.
Daily Bite #9
The Case For RSS – i’ve put up the comment on this post
Colorls – it’s an
Firefox Quantum – I guess it is fast! Firefox Quantum kinda Chrome-ish, but it is better than previous version.
One of the my rss feed source posted about how he still using RSS as a main source of information, and i’m fully agree with it, i’m a fan of RSS, i can’t replace it with social media like Twitter, following news outlet to get some news, or any other social media platform, i still use the old plain RSS (regardless its an xml feed or json feed), using the social media as a source can be distracting, you could ended up reading many post unrelated to your interest.
It is so much easier to look upon, maintain and follow. yes, you could ended up with a lot of ‘dirty’ things filled on your reader, but the key is you have to selectively choose the feed that you like, and make sure the quality of the post itself. i will not for example subscribe to news site like Detik.com or Kompas.com, it’s a suicide.
For RSS reader i’m using Cappuccino, it’s a beta for now, and good thing it’s free, i’m using Feedly for a while, but i came back to Cappuccino. all my feed could be grabbed on my Github repo.Read more →
Daily Bite #8
Being busy is a good thing, but the progress of this dailybites deprioritized, hate to see that, now, i’m trying to keep up!
‘Catastrophic’ lack of sleep in modern society is killing us, warns leading sleep scientist – this is so true in may ways, there are still developers who were bragging this habbit, lack of sleep is not a bragging rights, it’s a downright productivities, and how can four or five hours’ sleep a night can triggered cancer cell.
Developer Survey Results 2017 – I love the way STO present these kinda thing. i’m focusing on technologies, and
A collective list of free APIs for use in web development.
quite a comprehensive list of all things APIs.
Daily Bite #7
The Icon Journey – The icon journey of Visual Studio Code, how its being made and how the initial design since its inception.
Google AI Experiment – Fun!
Tufte CSS – I kinda like this CSS, tempting to revamp my blog (again) using this, i always love the style with heavy texts.
What habits made me a better Software Engineer? – every developers has their own approach to become better (better is so subjective btw), but from these list, a lot of point spot on, and i want to point out how important writing blogs or article is (i try to do that to developers at Jenius ), it is so helpful and also makes you a good storyteller.