Apparently someone has taken over my eBay account, has changed its eBay username and email address, and Read the rest of this entry »
A close friend came back into the country and got a SIM, which was given some new phone number. Within a day I was subject to an inquiry whom I am associating with. What happened?
The purpose of this post is to be on the record: In recent months I have been called many times in apparent attempts to get voice samples from me.
Involved in a product’s cycle from determining need to making product and taking it through versions through years, one’s point of view can change. Like sitting in a train passing cities, villages, and mountains, one’s point of view changes on approach, entering, and passing.
Making lasting documents doesn’t have to contradict agility, but conflicts occur. Of that I was reminded when switching
index.html of the technical User Guide of Adj (before starting work on Elasticdraw) from XHTML to HTML5, on a branch.
Traditionally building for endurance
For more than a decade I have preferred XML compliant documents, such as XHTML, because one
- can query one or many documents with XML tools (XSL, XPath, XQuery, XML databases) without need to serve documents from a specific server (which would have to be running), and
- can query content without documents having to be open inside a browser (which regularly change with version updates), for example as files on disk.
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This post has been updated for clarity.
Elasticdraw is the name of new, distinct software. Its code has been started by the same person coding most of Adj. Stay tuned for more in the first half of 2017.
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