Two things that struck me watching this: a) looking up, the familiar looking blue shade at the top of the atmosphere, b) looking down, the unfamiliar, alien, fractal-like ground, which makes it impossible to judge elevation just by looking at features on the ground (10km? 1km?)
It Ain’t Broke, But Should I Fix It?
Five years ago, I wrote a series on getting started with your own MQTT-based home information/automation network. Five years is a long while in Hackaday time. Back then, the ESP8266 was a lot newer, and the 8266 Ardu… https://hackaday.com/2021/02/20/it-aint-broke-but-should-i-fix-it/
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/hackaday/status/1363148067919310849
Watch an epic journey unfold on Thursday, Feb. 18 as our Perseverance rover lands on Mars. To reach the surface of the Red Planet, the rover has to survive the harrowing final phase known as Entry, Descent, and Landing.
#golang generics proposal has been accepted, am I dreaming or what? https://github.com/golang/go/issues/43651#issuecomment-776944155
I just uploaded the video for my @email@example.com talk at the Declarative and Minimalistic Languages dev room: "What's next for Teal, the typed dialect of Lua"
Classic open source simulation game OpenTTD is coming to Steam https://www.gamingonlinux.com/2021/02/classic-open-source-simulation-game-openttd-is-coming-to-steam #OpenSource #FreeGame #Upcoming
Interesting explanation of the MIT license to make sense of all the legalese: https://writing.kemitchell.com/2016/09/21/MIT-License-Line-by-Line.html ("interesting" and "legalese" in one sentence? Inconcievable!)
Google has suspended Element (@matrix) from the Play Store for "Sexual Content and Profanity". Basically same story as with Subway Tooter a while back. Element is to Matrix as Chrome is to the web. Curiously, Chrome is still on the Play Store.