43 / Why You Should Start a Blog Right Now
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Tweet of The Week
Extremely niche #msdos — @voxel on Twitter
39 min · fasterthanli.me
Amos writes another great post about the safeties built into Rust in comparison with other languages and then goes into the things Rust won't catch for you as of right now.
8 min · lwn.net
In case you ignored all previous posts (to be fair, they were mostly about generics), here's a summary of everything that will come to Go 1.18, by Vegard Stikbakke.
19 min · guzey.com
Alexey Guzey has a list of reasons why you should start a blog right now. Thanks, Jan!
1 min · dannyguo.com
Danny Guo has a personal rule when it comes to judgement:
My willingness to judge something should be proportional to how much I know about it.
3 min · bastian.rieck.me
10 min · ysantos.com
Y. D. Santos about the technical background of downcasting in Rust.
5 min · blog.rust-lang.org
Niko Matsakis and Tyler Mandry talk about their vision of async Rust (on behalf of the Async Working Group) and what will happen this year.
6 min · portswigger.net
James Kettle has a list of current web hacking techniques that you should defend against.
13 min · viralinstruction.com
Jakob compares complicated and seemingly simple programming languages and tells us why he prefers the openly complicated.
Cutting Room Floor
10 min · arunkprasad.com
Arun Prasad about perfectionism and better alternatives.
6 min · nytimes.com
Jody Rosen about Matt Damon, Snoop Dogg and other celebrities:
The ad holds out the promise of “fortune,” but what it’s really selling is danger, the dark and desperate thrills of precarity itself — because, after all, what else have we got? You could call it truth in advertising.
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