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The problem with VSCode, quote by Geoffrey Huntley

The problem with VSCode

Geoffrey Huntley writes an extensive explanation on how “Visual Studio Code is designed to fracture” and unburies some (well, expected) shadyness on the part of Microsoft. The long story short version is summarised at the end: In short, this is what Microsoft did:

The 1967 Rolling Stone logo, drawn by Rick Griffin.

The evolution of the Rolling Stone logo

The Rolling Stone Magazine has a new logo, which one might have overlooked due to its references to its history. XYZ Type, the designer(s) behind the rework give a little insight into the illustrious history of the logo through the decades and the reasoning behind their updates.

Photo by Todd Quackenbush via Unsplash

Notes from the Laboratory: August 2022

I am trying this new “thing” of “reporting” what I was up to in a certain time period this year, and monthly reviews just sound like something normal people would do. So bear with me while I am typing up this report.

Photo by Andrew S via Unsplash

A Cat and a Dog

Ok, so this is a cat and a dog living peacefully together. I had to add this just for some testing purposes ;) Keep calm and keep walking, there is nothing to see here (other than animals proving to us humans that one can live together with other kinds, but, well, whatever…)…

Pictures

Pictures

This component for GoHugo adds partials and shortcodes to handle images on your website. It offers responsive image formats and optimised loading based on current browser abilities. Work in progress!Check back for better documentation and more features. The following documentation is, as long as this note is here, only partial and might be missing important points.

Screenshots and artistically putting together two images by Patrick Kollitsch of kollitsch.dev

Mark word break opportunities in HTML

Today I tried to check my website, while frolicking on a beach somewhere on Koh Samui and was presented with the view on the left in the image above. That box looked weird, and of course that very long hashtag was the reason for it.

Giscus

Giscus

This is a Hugo theme component to add the Giscus comment system to static websites. Giscus is a comments system powered by GitHub Discussions. Note: Giscus is still under active development. GitHub is also still actively developing Discussions and its API.

Youtube

Youtube

A responsive and very fast shortcode to add youtube videos to your Hugo website. Add this module [[module.imports]] path = "github.com/davidsneighbour/hugo-youtube" disable = false ignoreConfig = false ignoreImports = false Latest Version v1.1.8 (2022-09-19) Fix to this version hugo mod get github.