1. What makes me very worried about the big Mozilla lay offs is that all that talent will be working in private companies where their summed work now won't be available for the embetterment of the web.

    Many areas fully unstaffed, MDN, Servo, Devtools. I really really fear if this was …

  2. Imagine if your company had a coding team full time tasked with reducing code complexity/debt while you have 3 teams increasing code complexity in parallel. Instead of having fantasy time in the future to "come back to work on it"

  3. The laws of physics imply that the passage of time is an illusion. To avoid this conclusion, we might have to rethink the reality of infinitely precise numbers.

    https://www.quantamagazine.org/does-time-really-flow-new-... On Quanta Magazine

    Quite interesting read about the revelation of information as time unfolds and the thickness of the present. Having the block universe so ever present in the development of time. This brings a nice quantized proposal to the infinitesimal spacetime continuum.

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