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Varry var var

I’ve actually been moving the other direction recently, but I’m beginning to appreciate the logic behind using a var prefix for each variable declaration.

It’s like the comma-first style - seems like a good idea, and works well enough until you add another developer to the project.

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Scott Watermasysk: ZSH and Rake Parameters

scottwater:

I wanted to pass a parameter into a rake task which uses a format like this:

task :name, :first do |t, args| puts "Hello #{args[:first]}"
end

To execute the task:

rake name[Scott]

However, I kept getting an error that ZSH could not find the command. It turns out, I was tripping over ZSH’s…

(Source: scottwater)

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The Apple Voice

Zach Holman looks at how having a consistent (and accessible) voice in published content is an important part of how you present your product, company, or self.

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finermac:

Apple made some subtle changes to iconography in its OS X 10.7.3 update. Nice catch from Marc Edwards of Bjango.

OS X also presents a new icon when you take a window screenshot with ⌘-⇧-4.

finermac:

Apple made some subtle changes to iconography in its OS X 10.7.3 update. Nice catch from Marc Edwards of Bjango.

OS X also presents a new icon when you take a window screenshot with ⌘-⇧-4.

(via finermac)

  • Me: "I'd like a chorizo burrito."
  • Server: "Chicken?"
  • Me: "No, chorizo please."
  • Server: "...chicken?"
  • Me: "No, *chorizo*"
  • (it was right in the end, but GEEZ!)

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CanvasMol

Molecules, built using the canvas element.