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  1. Taylor Swift courses at university - 2024 May 09

    I saw a comment that mentioned that Harvard has a Taylor Swift subject, I'm still not sure if this is a joke.


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  2. GIL removal now on standards track - 2024 May 08

    There is now work to remove the GIL from the CPython implementation that is on the standards track.


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  3. Ten years of this blog - 2024 April 22

    This blog is ten years old


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  4. Viewing HEIC images in gnome Image Viewer - 2024 April 21

    Can't see HEIC format images in Gnome Image Viewer? You might be missing a package.


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  5. Trolleys and society - 2024 April 20

    Seeing how a population shops can tell you a lot about that population.


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  6. What travel mode does to dating apps - 2024 April 15

    Travel mode as a feature on dating apps is just a clear cut example of a tragedy of the commons situation mixed with straight up fraud. Overall this has degraded the experience on these apps enormously, we just don't see the fraction of overseas accounts easily because the algorithms that run the stack of profiles do a good job of hiding this ugly reality.


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  7. 2024 solar eclipse - 2024 April 09

    There's a big solar eclipse today, many people will be focused on this event so expect psychological changes to pop up.


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  8. Why you shouldn't pay for premium extras on swipe based dating apps - 2024 March 06

    Don't pay for dating apps, if you aren't getting matches you need to improve your profile first before you consider spending any money.


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  9. AI image manipulations and online dating - 2024 March 03

    AI image manipulations will fundamentally change the online dating landscape when they go mainstream. I predict that the swipe-left/swipe-right based dating platforms will be hit the hardest. This change is coming soon since companies are starting to aggressively target their AI image augmentation services on social media advertisements right now, with some AI companies explicitly targeting people making dating profiles in their advertising.


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