The Manager's Answer Book - Barbara Mitchell, Cornelia Gamlem

OpenLibrary Summary: Powerful Tools to Maximize Your Impact and Influence, Build Trust and Teams, and Respond to Challenges

Read more  ↩︎

Wandavision

Wikipedia Summary: WandaVision is an American television miniseries created by Jac Schaeffer for the streaming service Disney+, based on Marvel Comics featuring the characters Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch and Vision.

Read more  ↩︎

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021)

Wikipedia Summary: The Falcon and the Winter Soldier[a] is an American television miniseries created by Malcolm Spellman for the streaming service Disney+, based on Marvel Comics featuring the characters Sam Wilson / Falcon and Bucky Barnes / Winter Soldier. It is the second television series in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) produced by Marvel Studios, sharing continuity with the films of the franchise and taking place after the events of the film Avengers: Endgame (2019). Spellman served as head writer with Kari Skogland directing.

Read more  ↩︎

Three Weeks With Silverblue

A few weeks ago (four weeks ago, to be exact, based on this post date), my Fedora Workstation crashed hard, in some freak accident that, I believe, killed my /boot partition. At first I reinstalled Workstation, but then decided to give a change to Silverblue.

Read more  ↩︎

Command Pattern Experiments in Rust

I've been doing some experiments in using the command pattern in Rust and found at least two ways to write it.

Read more  ↩︎

Using `alternatives`

alternatives allows one to select a different executable for a normal command line program, but how does it work?

Read more  ↩︎

Commented Link: Statement of FSF board on election of Richard Stallman

After the weird return of rms to the Free Software Foundation board, now both the FSF and rms provided statements about the event.

But I still think things are amiss.

Read more  ↩︎

The Dragons of Dorcastle - Jack Campbell

GoodReads Summary: For centuries, the two Great Guilds have controlled the world of Dematr. The Mechanics and the Mages have been bitter rivals, agreeing only on the need to keep the world they rule from changing. But now a Storm approaches, one that could sweep away everything that humans have built. Only one person has any chance of uniting enough of the world behind her to stop the Storm, but the Great Guilds and many others will stop at nothing to defeat her.

Read more  ↩︎

Safe Enough to Soar - Fred Miller, Judith Kat

GoodReads Summary: Some organizations pay a great deal of attention to ensuring the physical safety of their team members, but do the team members feel safe enough to speak up and raise tough concerns or share bold and still-in-formation ideas? In this book, bestselling authors and inclusion experts Frederick A. Miller and Judith H. Katz introduce the concept of "interaction safety" and demonstrate how it can help create a work environment of trust, inclusion, and collaboration.

Read more  ↩︎

FSF and rms (Again)

About six months ago, in 2020-09-161, Richard Stallman, a.k.a. "rms", resigned from FSF (the Free Software Foundation, maintainer of the GPL family of licenses) with not-so-great headlines. A week ago, in 2021-03-22, rms told the world that he is back.

And now we have a huge mess. Again.

Read more  ↩︎