Let’s go for my web review for the week 2021-41.

Key witness in Assange case jailed in Iceland after admitting to lies and ongoing crime spree

Tags: assange, wikileaks

How a court case crumbles… there is nothing meaningful in the Assange case. Makes it all the more obvious that it is purely political.

How the .NET Foundation kerfuffle became a brouhaha

Tags: tech, dotnet, free-software, microsoft

More details coming out about the .NET Foundation drama. This indeed looks bad and concerning regarding the stewardship of this foundation.

20 Things I’ve Learned in my 20 Years as a Software Engineer

Tags: tech, programming, craftsmanship

This is an excellent list, I admit I agree with most of it. Couple of those realizations are in fact a deep part of what I do.

The small web is beautiful

Tags: tech, web, minimalism

Goes a bit in various directions but still interesting food for thought on the various way to strive for tech minimalism in what we produce.

Quickly create and run optimised Windows, macOS and Linux desktop virtual machines.

Tags: tech, virtualization, desktop

This looks like a simple and efficient tool for the task. I also like the fact that it’s just a bunch of bash scripts.

WSLg Architecture

Tags: tech, windows, Wayland, linux

Interesting integration of Wayland in WSL.

3 TypeScript Tricks I wish I knew when I learned TypeScript

Tags: tech, typescript

The ReadOnly and unknown type tricks are especially interesting to improve the type safety further with this language.

On KDE’s 25th Anniversary

Tags: tech, kde, free-software

I couldn’t end this week review without mentioning this. :-)

Happy birthday indeed! 25 years already! Still young, lots more to come.

Bye for now!