We discuss: the trademark moves of Google; open source skullduggery; why Slack has the upper-hand on Teams…or not?; and Coté’s growing love of .docx files.
- I read a lot of Wikipedia when I should be working
- After all this, time people probably think that whatever you’re doing is “working.”
- Did you respond with an emoji thumbs-up?
- I read the email. Thought about it for a few hours. Then thought “I’m just going to archive that email.”
- He’s big in the Angular community - works all the angels.
- Little components that talk with each other over the network. Gotta do a whole bunch of shit for that.
- You don’t sue people who are using it if you want them to use it.
- Service mesh is Greek for “service mesh.”
- Lady Cathemhouse’s Rules.
- Chekhov’s Trademark.
- Couple thousand stores.
- …and maybe integrate with their Active Directory.
- “Federated Slacks.”
- I think I like the Word file.
- No one can poop all over your stuff in a way that you forgot what it looked like when it was clean.
- De-headwind yourself from the COVID.
- I’m mad about The Edit by Default.
- I can’t find my tongs, they’ve gone somewhere.
- I wouldn’t say that I’d recommend it, I’m just saying I enjoy it.
- Commons cause: IBM, Oracle, CNCF protest over Google's handling of Istio governance
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- State of Developer Relations 2020 Report
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