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Google’s new Not Found animation
Google’s new Not Found animation
Patrick Kollitsch Wed, Jan 19, 2022 at 8:27 pm

Google has a nice little animation when you end up on a search result with no results. It’s a little blue monster fishing. Click it and it will start fishing for something. A fish, or a tin of fishes or, well, look for yourself.

Photo by Glenn Carstens-Peters via Unsplash
Photo by Glenn Carstens-Peters via Unsplash
Patrick Kollitsch Tue, Jan 4, 2022 at 7:21 pm

Every year my feeds (yes, I am still reading my news via feeds) are filled with New Years resolutions and Old Year reviews. I myself dabbled in it a while, but for the past 10 years I gave up on this.

Earth’s Black Box by earthsblackbox.com
Earth’s Black Box by earthsblackbox.com
Patrick Kollitsch Fri, Dec 10, 2021 at 6:25 pm

It looks like earths climate catastrophe now has it’s own black box. Earth’s Black Box will record every step we take towards this catastrophe. Hundreds of data sets, measurements and interactions relating to the health of our planet will be continuously collected and safely stored for future generations.

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Patrick Kollitsch Tue, Nov 16, 2021 at 7:52 pm

There is nothing, you can’t do with Electron, apparently. Newest proof is Hyper, a shell inside of Electron (you read that right). Developed by Vercel, the app is theme-able and extensible by plugins, like any other Electron app. It doesn’t look though like any init scripts like .

stefanjudis.com
stefanjudis.com
Patrick Kollitsch Mon, Nov 15, 2021 at 9:45 pm

… subscribe to Stefan Judis' Newsletter (click this link, load his site, scroll to the footer and subscribe). Trust me. It’s good. Weekly. His topics touch everything web development related and there is never an issue from which I don’t learn something new.

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Patrick Kollitsch Wed, Nov 3, 2021 at 8:03 pm

I really like(d) the gitignore-generator of Toptal.com where you can create your own customised .gitignore file by selecting all tools, frameworks, programming languages etc. that you use in a project. I even contributed (which is not too hard, hint hint). But somehow all these changes were removed by merging the status of what appears to be the parent project for these .