- if you tell the user that something has happened, saved, or worked, and it has not, you owe them money
- the user's time is not yours; wasting it is unacceptable. this means you must both make the product easy to learn and easy to customize, automate, and accelerate
It turns out that building an open platform actually is a bad idea because people will use the most closed platform and build for open platforms from it, just because they have to if they want to be cross platform
The fact that people online can rapidly accept "bones/no bones" as a framework for understanding the energy of the day without further explanation really reinforces that society empathizes with animals more than disabled + neurodivergent folks. 🤷
This might be 1 of the coolest things I’ve ever seen. Even if the content of the film is nothing revolutionary to simply recover a pioneering queer film from the Nazi’s pyre is a triumph of world history holy shit
AMAZING NEWS!! Magnus Hirschfeld’s Gesetze der Liebe (Laws of Love), one of the first pro-queer films in history, has been found and restored! It was thought lost to Nazi raids, but soon we’ll be able to see it in all its glory.
"haha yeah I want to use Linux but it's so nice to have access to all this compatible software"
yeah bro imagine not having access to important stuff on a platform
like I dunno, _being allowed to install software at all_
like... i dunno, i respect a lot of people who work at apple and like all megacorps they do a lot of positive things by accident
but the whole "we own our devices even after you buy them, fuck you if you want to use them" thing is unconscionable and a net negative for humanity