#ICANN is proposing allowing unlimited fee increases for .org domain names, which currently are allowed to increase a maximum of 10% annually at https://www.icann.org/public-comments/org-renewal-2019-03-18-en
Until April 29 you can send a comment to express your disagreement.
If you wonder why this is relevant, consider that many non-profit organizations around the world might be forced to change their domain by simply raising the price enough.
Don't forget that in some places people strive to gain 10$ in a month.
"Around the year 2030, 10 years 252 days and 10 hours away from now, we will be in a position where we set off an irreversible chain reaction beyond human control, that will most likely lead to the end of our civilisation as we know it..."
"These projections are backed up by scientific facts, concluded by all nations through the IPCC. Nearly every single major national scientific body around the world unreservedly supports the work and findings of the IPCC."
While looking for solutions on how to migrate to #PostCSS (and not being able to because I'm using #Bootstrap customized with #SASS ) I found this interesting article: https://medium.com/@ddprrt/postcss-misconceptions-faf5dc5038df The gist: SASS might not be as dead as you think, PostCSS might not be the be-all-end-all solution.
TIL How to wait for dependencies (like a database) when starting multiple container with #docker-compose https://8thlight.com/blog/dariusz-pasciak/2016/10/17/docker-compose-wait-for-dependencies.html
When designing a user interface, imagine some old woman using it, say Margaret Hamilton, and she's clicking your app's buttons and saying to you, as old people do,
"Young whippersnapper, when I was your age, I sent 24 people to the ACTUAL MOON with my software in 4K of RAM and here I am clicking your button and it takes ten seconds to load a 50 megabyte video ad and then it crashes
I'm not even ANGRY with you, I'm just disappointed."
Remember folks, use CamelCase on your hashtags, so screen readers speak it as two words
I turned my big "Computers should be more user centric" thread in to a blog post: http://ajroach42.com/observations-on-modern-computing-the-last-10-years-were-a-misstep/
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