daily reminder that the guy who made those witty alien comics turned out to be hyper sexist and that’s why you don’t see the comics as much anymore

Hey #NBPy! Want to help artists and open source maintainers get paid?

Come talk to me about working at @Patreon@twitter.com!

Hi there if you are in America I suggest you ASAP contact your congressperson and ask them to oppose the CASE act, a weird copyright bill being voted on tomorrow

EFF:
twitter.com/EFF/status/1186324

Verge article:
theverge.com/2019/7/23/2070374

Short version: Now in addition to normal courts plus the DMCA there'd be this new weird copyright quasi-court. By my read if notice is served and you don't respond within 60 days you could get hit with a $15,000 fine as default judgement. Sounds really easy to abuse.

@witchfynder_finder someone told me once that ads are like someone throwing a rock at your head and then asking for money

“Imagine you could keep your lawnmower idling in your driveway, and every once and a while a Beanie Baby popped of the tailpipe”

Me, explaining bitcoin

Far-future post-human AI constructs sharing ”Here Comes Mr. Autumn Man” and ”It’s Decorative Gourd Season” every year around this time even though seasons don’t exist anymore and their meaning is lost to time

👉Your curated dose of weekly links:
- video games inspire great UX
- dev jokes
- advice for new designers
- CSS Grid Layout
- color palette tool
- performance
- design system
- AI design patterns
- email support table
- dark theme with CSS variables, ...
stephaniewalter.design/blog/pi

Show HN: I made a jobs board for developers without degrees
nocsok.com

(submitted by Pete-Codes)

I wrote a few thoughts about XOXO 2019. The gist: I badly needed that.

Remember when I said I was running a kickstarter? Yeah, about that… kickstarter.com/projects/adult

(We cancelled because of Kickstarter's union-busting, and we're redirecting to our Patreon)

cis ppl be like lmao u cant define what a sandwich is and then ask you to define exactly what a woman is

Speaking of workshops, I will also give a whole day of workshop on Mobile UX on March 6, 2020 in Brussels; tickets are available in early birds!!

#mobileUX #workshops

workshop-summit.com/#tickets

asking people with country flags on their car what pride flag that is

👉Your dose of weekly links:
- a guide to push notifications
- mobile navigation
- specificity in CSS
- how Dropbox switched to Figma
- some design systems advice
- free videos and art for your projects
- Time to First Byte explained, etc.
stephaniewalter.design/blog/pi

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