Reading Log - October 30, 2023 (#48)

Still have a lot of my RSS feeds to go through after vacation, but I did read a bit while in Aruba.

🖥 Software Development & Design

Bun: lessons from disrupting a tech ecosystem - Gergely Orosz

How Microsoft does Quality Assurance (QA) - Gergely Orosz

Tailwind, and the death of web craftsmanship - Jeff Sandberg

Don't Use "Task.WhenAll" for Interdependent Tasks - Jeremy Clarke

How I stay motivated as a solo-creator - Herman Martinus

Strong static typing, a hill I'm willing to die on... - Tom Hacohen

Feature Flags 101: A Guide for ASP.NET Core Developers - Davide Bellone

The convenience of .NET - Richard Lander

A new way of doing reflection with .NET 8 - Steven Giesel

Should you use the .NET 8 Identity API endpoints? - Andrew Lock

📡 Technology & the Internet

NY Times Tried To Block The Internet Archive - Glyn Moody

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🔬 Science

NASA should consider commercial alternatives to SLS, inspector general says - Eric Berger

🎮 Gaming

Microsoft completes $69B Activision Blizzard deal, its biggest merger ever - Kevin Purdy

📈 Business & Finance

Number Go Up: Inside Crypto’s Wild Rise and Staggering Fall - Zeke Faux

Who profits most from America’s baffling health-care system? - The Economist

How can a film make almost $1 billion at the box office but still “lose” money? - Janet Nguyen

⚾️ Sports

That’s More Like The Marlins We All Know And Ignore - Ray Ratto

Stop whining about MLB’s playoff system. Phillies, Astros show how to have October success - Jayson Stark

📺 Media & Entertainment

The Problem with Jon Stewart cancellation highlights a problem for Apple’s content - Samuel Axon

🎵 A Song to Leave You With

The Menzingers - Try