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I’m sure the North Korean flag is exactly what many USA citizens wanted to see alongside their own.

I like the new system menu in Chrome OS.

It’s availabe on 67 via chrome://flags/#enable-system-tray-unified

I made a snarky comment about Twitter (I know, I’m super original) in the Micro.blog slack with regard to the pile of horseshit that is their “support”. Then, a few moments ago a tweet appeared in my tl linking to this from David Simon.

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Tip: when contacting somebody for the first time, absent an established relationship or dynamic, being polite is the basic standard you should achieve. This includes using professional titles and no, it does not matter at all if you have behaved differently in the past.

I have never seen nor read any of Anthony Bourdain’s work and yet both my Micro.blog and Twitter timelines are full of heartbreak about his passing and thanks for the life he lead. Waves of emotions, passing over the world…

We care about your privacy

– Every company that does in fact not care.

I’ll never get over this untidy fact so many tech and web enthusiasts like to forget:

Sharing anything via the internet comes with an inherent risk of it becoming public.

If you want to help less technically inclined people get by on the web you must include this fact.

We haven’t yet had the in depth sessions, but the even Platform State of the Union is ripe with half-truths + empty stats that serve them.

Meghän Kane, at WWDC

Huh, they didn’t include that in the keynote.