Eight years ago, I registered a separate domain name with wildcard email forwarding to my real email. When a form asks for my email address, I put in [service][at]mythrowawaydomain
When someone shares my email for spam, I can identify where the spammers got my email and block it
@AlexBMorse I donated to your congressional campaign, but it looks like that resulted in my email address being shared with unrela…
Oh, wow. This is worse than I was expecting.
I hope Google gets hit hard for this. Tricking users into nonstop sharing of their location data is such an egregious privacy violation.
more unsealed docs, this time in the Google case led by Arizona Attorney General.
The newly unsealed material is underlined in green unsealed this week (left). Last year, Google proactively unsealed less risky materia…
tl;dr - Instead of remembering to validate everywhere, use static typing to convert untrusted input into an explicit *type* that ensures the validation occurred.
You can now list your Mastodon address in your WhatGotDone profile @joinmastodon #fediverse
Oh look who's come CRAWLING BACK!
Finally launched a @WhatGotDone feature I've wanted for a while: profile photos!
Profile photos are now live! Give your What Got Done profile some personality by adding a photo.
The nice thing about Google Analytics v4 being so horrendously bad was that it finally gave me the push I needed to start migrating to @plausible
Plausible: open-source, privacy-sensitive, publish excellent articles, bootstrapped, and they build in public.
Google Analytics: closed source, privacy-hostile, painfully slow, and complicated.
HelloSign seems to not even allow document editing at all.
I looked at PandaDoc, and it claims to offer "templates," but I don't see a way of parameterizing the content.
Solo developer. Lover of unit tests. Builder of TinyPilot. ex-Google, ex-Microsoft
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