Recently Firefox launched its new version of Firefox, dubbed Firefox Quantum, it promised a lot of improvements from previous version. according to the release post, it was built using new core engine to render page, and also new UI design, it also promised less memory consumption.
Few things i want to highlight from this new release.
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.
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
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.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.