So a lot of people have asked me about cloth masks. I don’t really have a strong opinion about cloth masks. I DO have some rather strong opinions about HOW to wear masks. (1/n)

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RT @jenniferbaer
Hi. I designed some coronavirus travel posters for you. Stay the F* home. Love you all.

🧵 Hm.’s performance leaderboard makes me awfully competitive. I don’t like that 😂

Currently a 99/100 score (rank 131!) and the only thing I probably can do is move CSS inline (which I don’t want) and maybe some server shenanigans (which I’m not good at doing).
Upping@eleven_ty@twitter.comrmance Leaderboard ante:

Top two sites go into the global site footer 🏆🤪🤓😎

If you’re stuck at home and you figure now is the time to finally start that new podcast, we can help. Check us out at

One of the things you can do better in print than on the web (although I would be interested in how people would tackle it).

[alt: NYTimes front page has a graph of unemployment claims on the bottom, current numbers a bar in all of the right column, going to the top of the page]
unemployment claims visualized in friday’s @nytimes print editions

RT Incoming transmission, with .

That escalated quickly :-)
Dice by PCalc 1.8 is out now!

You can now build custom dice of any shape, with your own text or images on the sides, and easily share them with others.


Send me your cool dice!

A nice example of how we infer object position from what we presume to be a cast shadow

Reminder: “Keep Calm and Carry On” was never used during the war. Though millions of copies were printed in 1939, it was decided not to distribute them and the slogan was exhumed and popularized only in 2000. Instead, the government went for this.

Yes! Here it is, courtesy of and with the help of, my esteemed colleague Strax entreats you to and join us in our viewing of The Day of The Doctor. Today at 7pm GMT, 3pm EST and all around the world!

In light of the COVID-19 crisis, I've decided to stream my films for free to viewers stuck indoors, anywhere in the world. I'll be streaming a new movie every week, starting today with Helvetica. Stay safe and strong, we're gonna get through this.

RT @erzaehlmirnix
Der hat bei die Aufgabe gegeben, zu zeigen, wie man heldenhaft zuhause bleibt. Aber ich meistere diese Disziplin schon lange.

Thinking a lot about this one right now

My free book, Take Control of Working from Home Temporarily, just updated to version 1.1. It’s free (now and forever), but we take it absolutely seriously. Never worked from home? Grab it, read it, ask me questions.

People taking advice from Twitter pundits instead of doctors and epidemiologists.

RT @ToolboxProApp
New version working its way to App Stores:

🏷 File Tagging

📷 Add & Get Photo Albums

😍 Emoji Icons

🔥 Font Awesome Icons

🎙 Unlimited Speech Transcription

🌐 Query Server

🔊 Get Audio Output Device

💷 Convert Currency

⭐️ Special Character Quick Matching

and more…

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