Aaron James Young https://ajy.co Just another WordPress site Mon, 30 Jan 2017 02:43:08 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.2 104733768 Big update to my Sass grid mixin over the last couple days: See Github and my blog post for more information. https://ajy.co/status/1485715230/ Mon, 30 Jan 2017 02:43:08 +0000 https://ajy.co/?post_type=status&p=502 Big update to my Sass grid mixin over the last couple days: See Github and my blog post for more information.

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Facts Are Our Friends: Why Sharing Fake News Makes Us Look Stupid and Harms Our Witness You see, when you posted about Obama’s birth certificate, you did so as a Christian. When you posted about a fake child abuse ring, you undermined the confidence of your neighbors in Christian people. And if you post about […] https://ajy.co/status/1485198461/ Tue, 24 Jan 2017 03:09:47 +0000 https://ajy.co/?post_type=status&p=499 Facts Are Our Friends: Why Sharing Fake News Makes Us Look Stupid and Harms Our Witness

You see, when you posted about Obama’s birth certificate, you did so as a Christian.

When you posted about a fake child abuse ring, you undermined the confidence of your neighbors in Christian people.

And if you post about Trump’s inauguration being the largest ever crowd in spite of the pictures and the plain facts, you simply look like truth does not matter to people who are supposed to believe in truth.

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Anyone else ever purposely turn off your laptop wifi just to play that dinosaur game in Chrome? https://ajy.co/status/1485003453/ Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:58:12 +0000 https://ajy.co/?post_type=status&p=498 Anyone else ever purposely turn off your laptop wifi just to play that dinosaur game in Chrome?

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**Snowasaurus Rex** – This is the view from my office a couple days ago before the big melt started. https://ajy.co/status/1484899923/ Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:14:03 +0000 https://ajy.co/?post_type=status&p=495 **Snowasaurus Rex** – This is the view from my office a couple days ago before the big melt started.

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Temperatures in Bend in the first half of January 2017. The yellow line is the freezing point (32° F). https://ajy.co/status/1484465570/ Sun, 15 Jan 2017 15:34:45 +0000 https://ajy.co/?post_type=status&p=492 Temperatures in Bend in the first half of January 2017. The yellow line is the freezing point (32° F).

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Just added an RSS feed for these status updates. Add this URL to your RSS reader to subscribe. I’m also working on syndicating these out to Facebook and Twitter, but the Jetpack Publicize plugin doesn’t work exactly the way I want for this. I may set up a script that posts via the RSS file. https://ajy.co/status/1484392654/ Sat, 14 Jan 2017 19:19:52 +0000 https://ajy.co/?post_type=status&p=489 Just added an RSS feed for these status updates. Add this URL to your RSS reader to subscribe. I’m also working on syndicating these out to Facebook and Twitter, but the Jetpack Publicize plugin doesn’t work exactly the way I want for this. I may set up a script that posts via the RSS file.

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This looks like an interesting project: Open Color – “Open Color is an open-source color scheme optimized for UI like font, background, border, etc.” https://ajy.co/status/1484313547/ Fri, 13 Jan 2017 21:58:07 +0000 https://ajy.co/?post_type=status&p=475 This looks like an interesting project: Open Color – “Open Color is an open-source color scheme optimized for UI like font, background, border, etc.”

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whoa: Roof collapses at Bend school – Schools closed Thursday and Friday because of this – and schools were closed Tuesday and Wednesday this week because of the snow. https://ajy.co/status/1484209583/ Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:27:37 +0000 https://ajy.co/?post_type=status&p=474 whoa: Roof collapses at Bend school – Schools closed Thursday and Friday because of this – and schools were closed Tuesday and Wednesday this week because of the snow.

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Something I’ve never done before tonight… shovel snow off a house roof https://ajy.co/status/1483988253/ Tue, 10 Jan 2017 02:58:01 +0000 https://ajy.co/?post_type=status&p=472 Something I’ve never done before tonight… shovel snow off a house roof

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“Ten easy encryption tips for warding off hackers, the US government—and Russia” #9 is an important note: “Adopt encryption measures even if you don’t think you’re a likely target”. And a couple good tips are #3 (use a secure messaging system like Signal) and #6 (use a password manager) because these are two very easy […] https://ajy.co/status/1483895427/ Mon, 09 Jan 2017 01:12:45 +0000 https://ajy.co/?post_type=status&p=469 “Ten easy encryption tips for warding off hackers, the US government—and Russia”

#9 is an important note: “Adopt encryption measures even if you don’t think you’re a likely target”. And a couple good tips are #3 (use a secure messaging system like Signal) and #6 (use a password manager) because these are two very easy things to get started with.

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