Archive: June 3rd, 2019

Checked in at The Fiddler's Elbow. Session — with Jessica map

Checked in at The Fiddler’s Elbow. Session — with Jessica

Checked in at The Lord Nelson Inn. Listening to Lizzy Hardingham. — with Jessica map

Checked in at The Lord Nelson Inn. Listening to Lizzy Hardingham. — with Jessica

Behold! @Clearleft’s majestic rooftop guardian.

Behold! @Clearleft’s majestic rooftop guardian.

Today’s oyster.

Today’s oyster.

Self-Host Your Static Assets – CSS Wizardry

Trust no one! Harry enumerates the reason why you should be self-hosting your assets (and busts some myths along the way).

There really is very little reason to leave your static assets on anyone else’s infrastructure. The perceived benefits are often a myth, and even if they weren’t, the trade-offs simply aren’t worth it. Loading assets from multiple origins is demonstrably slower.

Resilient Management | A book for new managers in tech

I got a preview copy of this book and, my oh my, it is superb!

If your job involves dealing with humans (or if it might involve dealing with humans in the future), you’ll definitely want to read this.

Replying to a tweet from @andybudd

I would say Falcor from Neverending Story, the big flying dog.

Mackerel sandwich.

Mackerel sandwich.

Taking in the sea air.

Taking in the sea air.

Checked in at The Bugle Inn. with Jessica map

Checked in at The Bugle Inn. with Jessica