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But it sadly looks like they only return a square version with white bars and without the new higher resolution when querying the API.

Square?

Square?

Saw my first non-square photo on Instagram. Might need a lie down now.

Saw my first non-square photo on Instagram. Might need a lie down now.

So, Lara Croft GO ist basically Monument Valley with Lara Croft?

So, Lara Croft GO ist basically Monument Valley with Lara Croft?

When was the last time you saw a website that didn’t have a huge image fitting to the screen with some giant text overlaid on it?
Scroll down a little and you’ll be greeted with either another full width panel, this time a solid colour with centred text sat in it, or a bank of 3 columns with icons sat above them. Websites are all blending into one.

All Websites Look The Same

Dear morning people.

Dear morning people.

Fuck this startup

Fuck this startup

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Learn your core skills well. Understand HTML and CSS, be able to build a layout without leaning on a framework. Get a solid understanding of how a website actually gets from the server to a browser, an understanding of security and accessibility. These are the basics, the constants. These things change slowly. These things sit […]

Learn your core skills well. Understand HTML and CSS, be able to build a layout without leaning on a framework. Get a solid understanding of how a website actually gets from the server to a browser, an understanding of security and accessibility. These are the basics, the constants. These things change slowly. These things sit underneath all the complexity and the tooling, the CMSs and the noise of thousands of people all trying to make their mark on this industry.

Dosenbier

Dosenbier

I seem to be the only one who is slightly miffed by the way Instagram handles geotagging now.

I seem to be the only one who is slightly miffed by the way Instagram handles geotagging now.

I learn so much.

I learn so much.

Medium is down. Where can I get my hot takes and think pieces now?

Medium is down. Where can I get my hot takes and think pieces now?

I’m not sure, why, but howl.fm looks somehow wrong.

I’m not sure, why, but howl.fm looks somehow wrong.

Erase. Rewind. Reset. I’m not even going to pretend anymore.

I knew it would happen. But now it shall not. Forty-nine more posts, five a week. If I don’t finish this by the end of October, let me know how much I have let everybody down.
(Just as predicted, I managed to send out my newsletter once a week. Barely.)

I bought a small solar panel, which charges straight to two usb ports. Even on a slightly cloudy day with non-optimal placement it managed to fill an external usb battery enough to re-charge my iPhone once. Impressive.