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WordPress.com new editor handles titles right

WordPress.com new editor handles titles right

I like my text properly formatted and with pretty much every CMS editor out there I always have some confusion when it comes to titles. The post or page has a title and then sections inside it also have titles and they are second level titles. On most CMS you have the...

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Turning a list of dicts into a ReStructured Text table

I recently found myself having to prepare a report of some mortgage calculations so that non-technical domain experts could read it, evaluate it, and tell me whether my math and the way I was using certain APIs was correct. Since I'm using Python, I decided to go as...

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Weird interaction with Google, was it Duplex?

Weird interaction with Google, was it Duplex?

For a few weeks I've been receiving this email from Google: My first question is why is birth control an issue. Is Google limiting the advertisement of birth control? Why? Did we somehow slipped into the 19th century and nobody told me? My second question was... how...

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I had to stop watching Lost in Space

I had to stop watching Lost in Space

I'm referring to the new series, the Netflix one. I've never really watched the old one but I've seen enough clips to know: "Danger Will Robinson". There are several reasons why I stopped watching even though I'm starving for non-pessimistic future space science...

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Implementing Windows’ Restart Manager in Java

Implementing Windows’ Restart Manager in Java

Disclaimer: I don't know what I'm talking about, I've done little Win API (Win32) development and I only have a few years of Java development of which maybe 2 or 3 are developing desktop applications with JavaFX (Dashman being my first fully fledged out JavaFX app)....

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My ham radio licensing journey is now over: M0ONP

My ham radio licensing journey is now over: M0ONP

A friend of my dad introduced me to ham radio when I was 7 years old. When I was 15 or so I passed my beginner's exam and then I did nothing with it. I got my call sign when I was 24 years old and moving out of Argentina: LU5ARC. I never used it because Argentina is...

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Currently working on:

Bestie

Don’t ask for help, get help.

It’s an app to help friends check in on each other. Periodically it will ask: Are you okay? If there’s no response it will alert your friends to reach out to you. When you are down, all you need to do is nothing.

I’m writing a book…

Building and Managing Distributed Teams

Building and Managing Distributed Teams

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In this book I distill the techniques and methods that I’ve been using and advising others to use to successfully run distributed teams and whole companies. This book will be short, to the point, tactical, and have tool recommendations.

If you are interested in the book, please let me know:

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