Web Excursions are select bookmarks from my travels around the interwebs, because I'm always thinking about you while discovering other people's cool stuff. You mean that much to me. You can see all of my (public) bookmarks on Pinboard, and visit the bookmarks archive for curated lists across the last few years.
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- It’s Time for an RSS Revival
No matter what your current disposition, though, in this age of algorithmic overreach there’s something deeply satisfying about finding stories beyond what your loudest Twitter follows shared, or that Facebook’s News Feed optimized into your life. And lots of tools that can get you there.
- Great Podcasting resource site (h/t Alex Cox).
Transom is a performance space, an open editorial session, an audition stage, a library, and a hangout.
- Announcing 184.108.40.206: the fastest, privacy-first consumer DNS service
Cloudflare’s mission is to help build a better Internet. We’re excited today to take another step toward that mission with the launch of 220.127.116.11 — the Internet’s fastest, privacy-first consumer DNS service.
- The Creatable Pick A Bundle 2018
- Creatable’s current Pick A Bundle includes Marked, TableFlip, Permute, Timing, and more. Build your own 10 app bundle for $39. Ends this Friday.
- Vanilla: hide Mac menu bar icons for free
- Just in case you’re not already using Bartender, Vanilla is a free Mac app that lets you hide icons from your menu bar. Simpler in functionality, but also faster at disappearing those extra menu bar items than the current incarnation of Bartender.