Notes from my week.
- Busy week with lots of appointments and activities, almost all kid-related.
- Worked on my bragdoc website.
- Released updates to my website. Mostly content changes and additions.
- Attended the virtual CodeLand 2022 conference.
- Ordered a new desk. I had been eyeing the UPLIFT Standing Desk for quite a while, and I finally decided to pull the trigger. I had a smaller version of the same desk at my old job, and I’ve been missing it every day since I started working from home at the beginning of the pandemic.
- Made a Zombie with my Beachbum Berry Zombie rum for the first time, and it was very good.
- Went to Lawrence for Father’s Day to have lunch with my brother and my in-laws and then sent the kids with the grandparents for the week.
- A Mindfulness Monday Review of The Light Phone
- TP-Link’s new smart plug adds HomeKit and energy monitoring — I specifically bought a couple of the old TP-Link smart plugs a few years ago because of the promised HomeKit support that they never delivered.
- Netflix’s Knives Out sequel now has a title, and it’ll be out this holiday season
- Sony’s new PlayStation Plus Extra and Premium tiers are now live in the US
- Windows 11’s new File Explorer tabs are getting close to release
- Coinbase is laying off 1,100 employees as Bitcoin prices continue to fall
- Firefox boosts privacy by giving ‘total cookie protection’ to all users by default
- Apple’s M2-equipped 13-inch MacBook Pro opens for preorders on June 17th
- Apple will stream every Major League Soccer match for 10 years starting in 2023
- Microsoft is working on games for Microsoft Teams
- Keychron’s latest keyboard is a more compact way to get your numpad fix
- Microsoft starts automatically redirecting Internet Explorer users to Edge
- Internet Explorer, star of Windows, dies at 26
- Goodbye, IE
- Drupal 9.4.0 is available
- Verizon’s cheapest unlimited plan will soon include some mobile hotspot data
- Amazon Prime Day 2022 will take place on July 12th and 13th
- Amazon Prime Day will have more than 30 free games, including Mass Effect
- This PC orchestra, built from 512 floppy disk drives, is wondrous to hear and behold — 🤯
- Camo update lets you overlay graphics and text when using your phone as a webcam
- 2022 NHL free-agency rankings: Top options, best values, boom-or-bust players
- Kids under five can now be vaccinated against COVID-19
- Syntax — 468: Syntax Live at Reactathon
- Syntax — 470: I can has() new CSS Selector?!
- Syntax — 471: Potluck – Headless WordPress, Databases, Regex
- Continued Progressive Web Apps
- NHL Stanley Cup Finals
- Yes Day
- Stranger Things