Note archive: November, 2020


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Monday, November 30th, 2020

Saturday, November 28th, 2020

The sky is clear, the sun’s going down, and the International Space Station will pass overhead at 5:13pm travelling from west-southwest to east-northeast.

Look to the skies!


Checked in at Baker Street Coffee. with Jessica

Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

Tuesday, November 24th, 2020

Monday, November 23rd, 2020

Friday, November 20th, 2020

Thursday, November 19th, 2020

Monday, November 16th, 2020

Sunday, November 15th, 2020

Watched Contact this afternoon.

Now I’m watching the livestream of Crew-1 getting prepped for launch and I can’t help looking for Jake Busey on the gantry.

Saturday, November 14th, 2020

Friday, November 13th, 2020

Thursday, November 12th, 2020

Wednesday, November 11th, 2020

Tuesday, November 10th, 2020

Can’t shake the feeling that somewhere out there, a client has signed a contract to get their website redesigned by Clearleft Total Landscaping.

Monday, November 9th, 2020

First Biden beat Trump in the US election. Then Cork beat Kerry in Gaelic Football. Now there’s a promising-looking candidate for a COVID-19 vaccine.

brb. Going to buy a lottery ticket.

Saturday, November 7th, 2020

Friday, November 6th, 2020

Replying to a tweet from @haysstanford

It’s the other way around. I post my notes and replies on my website. A copy gets sent to Twitter (along with a link to the canonical URL).

It’s the same with photos: I syndicate them to Flickr. And blog posts: I syndicate them to Medium.

Replying to a tweet from @webaxe

Right …except my blog post wasn’t about modal dialogs specifically. It was about all kinds of progressive disclosure.

e.g. A link that pops open a log-in form not in a modal dialog.

Thursday, November 5th, 2020

Wednesday, November 4th, 2020

Replying to a tweet from @nonswearyphil

That was badly phrased on my part. I wasn’t trying to say that all keyboard users are a subset of screen reader users, but that screen reader users are often keyboard users.