Cheering for anyone's death is ghoulish.
Tired: sleep when the baby sleeps
Wired: bingewatch all of Abbott Elementary and eat ice cream like a boss
Elon's texts are interesting, but I have to assume the real cliques in tech aren't conducting conversations over text messages. I'm far, far away from being in the cool crowd so I have no idea, but I'd imagine there are private Slack groups or similar?
Did Bruce Willis give his informed consent to be deepfaked or is someone taking advantage of his aphasia?
You can take the boy out of Oxford, but you can’t take the commas out of the boy.
New thing: peoples' personal assistants wanting to connect on their behalf on LinkedIn. It's obviously some kind of networking or sales service, but what? And how can I block it?
Fun to see how quickly new AI demos are springing up. As new ways to input prompts and datasets make their way onto the market they'll get more interesting. But I really like watching hackers have fun building simple stuff that breaks new ground.
Got the new iPhone. 25% more purple. 50% more blobby upstairsy. 33% more “actually I don’t want to see my tasks all the time, please turn off your screen”. Otherwise practically identical as far as I can see.
Bad reflux baby has bad reflux. Poor little thing.
A reminder that "woke" just means "awake to and aware of oppression and injustice". It's not something that makes anyone weaker. It's how we all get stronger.
What’s the best wryly realistic writing about parenting a baby? I’ve got all the perfect advice and the influencer accounts, but who’s making jokes about projectile poo and embracing their imperfection?
Really bad night. I feel like I’m failing him with every cry. I’m so sorry, little one.
I think NPS is a really great measure. Of how willing you are to disrupt your users’ experience in favor of gathering a vanity metric.
Baby is already pretty sure he needs to seize the means of milk production, which I see as a generally positive sign.
Who's doing great work building technology (as in, doing the technical architecture and engineering) in non-profit news?
Shana Tova to everyone who celebrates!
Tonight I needed to use something called a Windi on my baby, and I might need a whole therapy session just for that.
I’ve 100% become one of those people who just talks about his baby and assumes you’re as interested as he is. Suspect this will get worse, not better, over time.
A sure sign of a truly toxic culture is badmouthing people behind their backs. When that level of infighting starts, I don't know that it's possible to save a community - particularly if it doesn't see the importance of building something more supportive.
Came within moments of accidentally pouring the baby a cup of coffee into his bottle this morning, so as you can see, we all had a great night.
Wanted: ProductHunt for indie tinkerers and developers outside of a startup context. (I love ProductHunt; I just also want something else.) Does that exist? Could it?
To be honest, when people said that parenting was the hardest thing they’d ever done, I thought they meant emotionally or spiritually.
In unrelated news, will I pass out randomly during the day today? Let’s find out
TV show pitch: a gritty Golden Girls reboot set 200 years in the future.
I put him back to sleep in his bassinet whispering that I’d always be there for him, which is a lie. He’d better outlive me.
I don't think it's a partisan comment to say that we're still veering towards fascism. The transfer of migrants to Martha's Vineyard - with falsified records so they can't be traced, no less - has me very worried. Where does this escalate to?