Shakthi Kannan shakthimaan@identi.ca

Chennai, India

Free Software developer. Speaker. Writer. Dad. Idealist. Purist.

  • 2018-05-26T12:55:50Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    TomTom GPS watch utilities on GNU/Linux https://github.com/ryanbinns/ttwatch #hardware
  • 2018-05-26T12:54:56Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    "What holds me back from Clojurescript" by Jared Forsyth https://jaredforsyth.com/posts/What-holds-me-back-from-Clojurescript/ #Clojurescript

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  • 2018-05-25T09:39:58Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Reverse engineering the TomTom Runner http://grangeia.io/2015/11/30/hacking-tomtom-runner-pt3/ #hardware
  • 2018-05-25T09:38:55Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    "Area graphs use 2-D space to encode quantitative values, which is prone to inaccurate interpretation and often to occlusion." ~ Stephen Few #UI #uidesign
  • 2018-05-24T04:49:10Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Why is 10:10 the default setting for clocks and watches? http://mentalfloss.com/article/22461/why-1010-default-setting-clocks-and-watches

    For a moment I thought of digital... and I was like "All of mine revert to 00:00" xD

    JanKusanagi at 2018-05-24T12:24:40Z

  • 2018-05-24T04:47:55Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Providing input to the #Emacs compilation buffer http://endlessparentheses.com/provide-input-to-the-compilation-buffer.html
  • 2018-05-23T06:26:00Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    System Programming Wiki Book from CS @ Illinois https://github.com/angrave/SystemProgramming/wiki
  • 2018-05-23T06:24:42Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    An IBuffer inspired tool to control StumpWM from #Emacs https://github.com/juki-pub/stumpbuffer
  • 2018-05-22T08:43:33Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    The End of Windows https://stratechery.com/2018/the-end-of-windows/
  • 2018-05-22T08:42:36Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Tufte describes sparklines as "data-intense, design-simple, word-size graphics". ~ Stephen Few #UI #uidesign
  • 2018-05-20T02:33:24Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Rendering non-default language in OSM-Carto standard map https://www.openstreetmap.org/user/demonshreder/diary/43956 #Map
  • 2018-05-20T02:32:22Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Government of Kerala has adopted TeX and Free Software http://welfare.sayahna.org/colophon.html #TeX
  • 2018-05-20T02:27:42Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    An agenda for life with Org mode https://blog.aaronbieber.com/2016/09/24/an-agenda-for-life-with-org-mode.html #emacs
  • 2018-05-20T02:27:29Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    "Stacked bar graphs are the right choice only when we must display multiple instances of a whole and its parts, with emphasis on the whole." ~ Stephen Few #UI #uidesign
  • 2018-05-20T02:27:17Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    A Transformative Year: State of the Commons 2017 https://creativecommons.org/2018/05/08/state-of-the-commons-2017/ via @creativecommons
  • 2018-05-20T02:27:05Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    EFAIL describes vulnerabilities in OpenPGP and S/MIME that leak the plaintext of encrypted e-mails end-to-end encryption https://efail.de/ #security #privacy
  • 2018-05-15T06:42:07Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    "I recommend against ever using a stacked bar graph to display a single series of part-to-whole data." ~ Stephen Few #UI #uidesign
  • 2018-05-15T06:40:52Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Hiring an engineer for upstream contribution https://cloudyuga.guru/blog/hiring-upstream/ #docker #Jobs
  • 2018-05-14T08:10:11Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    I was emcee at Rootconf May 10-11, 2018 Bengaluru #rootconf