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Smart Quotes and Coding Examples

This is a plague of blog posts, Slack messages and more - I really wish smart quotes didn't exist in general, because a) this happens and b) I don't like them

Recommended read: Smart Quotes and Coding Examples https://shkspr.mobi/blog/2021/11/smart-quotes-and-coding-examples/

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The Invisible JavaScript Backdoor โ€“ Certitude Blog

A very interesting attack - having tested a few editors with colleagues, none of us could've caught it without spotting that there's a slightly wider character in a couple of places!

Recommended read: The Invisible JavaScript Backdoor โ€“ Certitude Blog https://certitude.consulting/blog/en/invisible-backdoor/

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This is a really interesting podcast, but this quote from Dan Moore got me:

"the value of software to reduce human misery"

I really do hope that we can all see it like so, and strive to make changes that actively improve folks' lives!

  https://twitter.com/mooreds/status/1457183021967290372

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I didn't make it to the event in-person so definitely missed out on the hallway track, but am excited to being able to catch up on the awesome talks ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผ

  https://twitter.com/dddeastmidlands/status/1456971634305286148

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Do I know anyone who's got an XPS13 9310/9305? I'm looking to upgrade my 9343 to a 9305 and wondered what Linux support was like ๐Ÿ‘€

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Things like this, and very slow build/test/deploy lifecycles are pretty low-hanging fruit - makes a huge difference, as well as making your teams happier!

  https://twitter.com/softwarejameson/status/1455971162060697613