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FROM:latest, An opinionated Dockerfile linter

Useful for linting your own Dockerfiles. The underlying replicatedhq/dockerfilelint doesn't seem to be that up-to-date though, e.g. the HEALTHCHECK cmd is missing. PR is in the pipeline.

 

Adactio: Journal - Split

But the split that worries the most is this: The people who make the web vs. the people who are excluded from making the web.

Excellent article by Jeremy Keith!

nip.io - wildcard DNS for any IP Address

Stop editing your etc/hosts file with custom hostname and IP address mappings. nip.io allows you to do that by mapping any IP Address to a hostname.

This is really handy.

Cypht

All your E-mail, from all your accounts, in one place. Cypht is not your father's webmail. Unless you are one of my daughters, in which case it is your father's webmail.

Quite an interesting concept.

ngrok - secure introspectable tunnels to localhost

ngrok allows you to expose a web server running on your local machine to the internet. Just tell ngrok what port your web server is listening on.

This looks quite helpful for web development. Found in the @bitsundso picks.

CNCF Cloud Native Interactive Landscape

You are viewing 650 cards with a total of 1,497,100 stars, market cap of $6.43T and funding of $42.4B.

Impressive, somehow. Let's see how the cloud native space consolidates this year.

COI - Chat Over IMAP

COI - Chat Over IMAP - is a universal chat protocol that is Free, Open, Easy, Safe and does not require developers to build or maintain a server.

COI uses an email address and any IMAP server as its infrastructure. This means it can already connect 3.8 billion users - anyone with an email address.

Developers can now concentrate on building clients for any device, in any language (Java, Swift, JavaScript, Dart, Kotlin, etc.), and let COI handle the communication.

Yeah, right. IMAP?

Bahn-Preiskalender

Start, Ziel und Fahrzeit angeben, und schon sieht man an welchen Tagen Sparpreise verfügbar sind. Praktisch!

Signal v. Noise: Designing for the web ought to mean making HTML and CSS

Also not interested in retreating into the idea that you need a whole team of narrow specialists to make anything work. That “full-stack” is somehow a point of derision rather than self-sufficiency. That designers are so overburdened with conceptual demands on their creativity that they shouldn’t be bordered or encouraged to learn how to express those in the native materials of the web. Nope. No thanks!

Designing for the modern web in a way that pleases users with great, fast designs needn’t be this maze of impenetrable complexity. We’re making it that! It’s possible not to.

Sounds like @dhh would be a good match for material.is.

Is it possible to only use straight lines in a class diagram? - PlantUML

At least there is an option to use straight lines. Curved lines in an UML diagram look really strange to me. The implementation is far from perfect, but gets the job done for now.

Arc42 by Example

Real software architectures, documented with the arc42 template. Helps you jumpstart your own documentation.

When I'm finished with my current Arc42 book, this seems to be a good follow-up read.

Notion – The all-in-one workspace for your notes, tasks, wikis, and databases.

Write, plan, collaborate, and get organized. Notion is all you need — in one tool.

Looks interesting, but I guess I have no need for it in my current workflow. Maybe this is something for the future.

The Productivity Stack

A good overview about different productivity tools and their place on the productivity stack.

remove.bg: Remove Background from Image

This is simply amazing. Remove the background from any portrait image automatically. This will come in handy someday.

The Illustrated TLS 1.3 Connection: Every Byte Explained

A revised edition in which we dissect the new manner of secure and authenticated data exchange, the TLS 1.3 cryptographic protocol.

EditorConfig

EditorConfig helps developers define and maintain consistent coding styles between different editors and IDEs. The EditorConfig project consists of a file format for defining coding styles and a collection of text editor plugins that enable editors to read the file format and adhere to defined styles. EditorConfig files are easily readable and they work nicely with version control systems.

This looks useful for open source projects (and companies where everybody chooses its own editor).

tmux-resurrect: Persists tmux environment across system restarts

tmux-resurrect saves all the little details from your tmux environment so it can be completely restored after a system restart (or when you feel like it). No configuration is required. You should feel like you never quit tmux.

Just added this to my tmux setup. Let's see how it works out in the long run.

 

GoCD: Open Source Continuous Delivery and Release Automation Server

Easily model and visualize complex workflows with GoCD, a free and open source continous delivery server.

Recommended by the folks of Noris Network.

Huginn

Huginn is a system for building agents that perform automated tasks for you online. They can read the web, watch for events, and take actions on your behalf. Huginn's Agents create and consume events, propagating them along a directed graph. Think of it as a hackable version of IFTTT or Zapier on your own server. You always know who has your data. You do.