This is issue #52 of Arnes Weekly.

52 / The Return of the 90s Web

Hey, happy easter, hope your week has been good 🐣

Tweet Of The Week

Enough content creators, now time for content destroyers. — @jackcorrbit on Twitter


The Return of the 90s Web

5 min ·

Max Böck about techniques of the 90s web that are now coming back. Who wants to start a webring with me?

Getting credit for invisible work at the Staff+ level

5 min ·

Ryan Harter about invisible work (planning, thrown-away prototypes, etc.).

Software Engineering

Futures Nostalgia

36 min ·

Amos dives deep into async Rust HTTP code using hyper, tower and a few Rust crimes.

When To Use Generics

8 min ·

Ian Lance Taylor shares some tips on when to use Go generics and when to prefer interface types or reflection.

What I learned from making a DNS client in Rust

8 min ·

Adam Chalmers shares what libraries he used and what he learned implementing a DNS client in Rust.

A list of new(ish) command line tools

1 min ·

Julia Evans has a lot of new CLI utilities to spice up your terminal.

Unikernels 🏍️

5 min ·

Agam More about the pros, cons and applications of unikernels.

Cutting Room Floor

Find the Place You Love. Then Move There.

6 min ·

Arthur C. Brooks about topophilia, the love for a place.

Fast fashion: European Union reveals fast fashion crackdown

2 min ·

Helen Briggs about a new EU strategy that requires clothing producers to create longer-lasting and easier-to-repair products.

The Complete Argument Against Crypto

15 min ·

Stephen Diel about the technical and societal impacts of crypto.

Crypto is like an evil genie that only fulfills neoliberal grifters’ darkest wishes.

Find More Ways to Be an Outsider

6 min ·

Arthur C. Brooks about the advantages of being an outsider.

An Ode to Apple's Hide My Email

3 min ·

Mike Lapidakis explains why he loves Hide My Email.


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