• Spotify Wrapped & Apple Replay Simon Collison

    I do like the idea of Wrapped, but gets better as a marketing ploy and worse as an experience. Last year, I wrote that it falls short of any real insight. Thi…

    Yesterday · 06:10
  • MKGN #39 Simon Collison

    We had a great time at Milton Keynes Geek Night #39, our first in-person tech event since the before times. It’s four years since we last attended the excel…

    Yesterday · 04:00
  • #SpotifyWrapped Jeffrey Zeldman

    She’s Got It by The Leonard Simpson Duo; Mittrom by Mach-Hommy & Earl Sweatshirt; Open the Brain by Quelle Chris; Snake Oil Scientist by Marlowe; and Aunties Steak & Rice Hold the Cabbage by…

    Two Days Ago · 06:37
  • Songs about cities and buildings Simon Collison

    I have a weird thing for songs about cities and buildings. Talking Heads, The Cure, Simple Minds, The Manics, Drahla and many more have offered strange images…

    Three Days Ago · 12:30
  • Weeknotes: Shaving some beautiful yaks Simon Willison

    I've been mostly shaving yaks this week - two in particular: the Datasette table refactor and the next release of git-history. I also built and released my first Web Component! A Web Component for emb…

    Four Days Ago · 20:43
  • Playwright vs Puppeteer: A tester's perspective WonderProxy

    Google and Microsoft, the companies behind the Chrome and Edge browsers, have each launched their own next-generation browser automation initiatives: Puppeteer and Playwright. Here's a quick compariso…

    Four Days Ago · 07:30
  • Blue Beanie Day 2021 Jeffrey Zeldman

    Blue Beanie Day in support of web standards is celebrated around the world on November 30. Hey, that’s today. So how can you help? Glad you asked! Take a self-portrait wearing a blue beanie (toque,…

    Four Days Ago · 05:37