Let’s go for my web review for the week 2022-06.

Mark Zuckerberg and team consider shutting down Facebook and Instagram in Europe if Meta can not process Europeans’ data on US servers

Tags: tech, facebook, surveillance

That sounds great to me. Could they do it already please?

Thank you, Valve

Tags: tech, valve, linux, gaming

Thank you indeed. The amount of upstream contributions their efforts fostered is enormous at this point.

KDE: A Nice Tiling Environment and a Surprisingly Awesome DE

Tags: tech, KDE

It is nice to hear from a happy user from time to time. And yes, KWin is a very nice tiling environment once you have the right extensions (I use Bismuth and dynamic virtual desktops nowadays). I’m fairly happy with those.

On finding the average of two unsigned integers without overflow

Tags: tech, c++, assembly, programming

You thought averaging two unsigned was trivial? Think again, here what needs to happen in all its glory.

What’s in a Good Error Message?

Tags: tech, programming, logging

Excellent article about best practices for logging errors, most of it applies for other type of logs though.

Exposing a web service with Cloudflare Tunnel

Tags: tech, cloudflare, networking, self-hosting

This looks like a nice way to somewhat safely expose self-hosted services to the outside.

The Fall of Scrum?

Tags: tech, agile, scrum

This asks very valid questions. I’m a bit less optimistic than in the conclusion though… I suspect that if it truly falls, it will be replaced by another cargo cult.

Interview Questions to Ask Your Interviewer

Tags: hr, interviews

As I keep saying to people I interview… it’s also about you interviewing us! I wish I had more questions from them. This list is a bit biased to some type of companies but that’s a good starting point.

Bye for now!