Web Excursions for September 25, 2020
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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- Pixelmator Pro gets AppleScript support
- In a collaboration with Sal Soghoian himself, Pixelmator has released a very full-featured AppleScript library for their top-shelf photo editing app. As far as I know, only Acorn has ever paid this much attention to automation, and it’s really refreshing to see.
- To Anybody Going Through It
- I wrote about the depressive side of my bipolar disorder last week. I wanted to also share this excellent piece on depression from Kevin Love of the Cleveland Cavaliers.
- GitHub CLI 1.0 is now available
- I’ve been happily using the
hubCLI for a lot of GitHub functionality, but this completes the toolset.
- Rethinking the App Store
- A well-thought-out look from Ben Thompson at the App Store by way of the Epic/Apple debacle.
- asdf-vm/asdf: Extendable version manager with support for Ruby, Node.js, Elixir, Erlang & more
- I’m afraid I’ve lost track of who pointed me to this when I was having
rvmissues, but it’s a pretty impressive tool: >
asdf-vmis a CLI tool that can manage multiple language runtime versions on a per-project basis. It is like gvm, nvm, rbenv & pyenv (and more) all in one.