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My GitHub Sponsors profile is now live! You can support my work on Free Software including GNOME, Hourglass (which I haven't forgotten about!), and other random stuff. github.com/sponsors/flyingpimo

If you followed my GNOME Builder/deviced tutorial and it didn't work, it's because I forgot a step. Oops! You need to enable network discovery on the phone. The tutorial is now up to date: jwestman.net/2021/08/06/tutori

I don't need to be scared of a superhuman AI, I'm already scared of what regular humans are doing with AI

I've been thinking about creating a Patreon. I know some FOSS devs have one, but I'm not sure it would be worth it for me or anyone would be interested. Thoughts?

I can't be the only one with alias :x=exit in my .bashrc

Explaining the Monty Hall problem to people is so much fun.

I recently finished Builder's support for running apps on your /#librem5/other Linux phone! It takes a bit of setup, but then you just hit "Run" and it works! Available in nightly Flatpak builds.

jwestman.net/2021/08/06/finish

I'm quite happy with my Youtube
Premium subscription. Instead of bombarding you with ads all the time, it uses the novel business model of paying for things you want. I love it.

I use C# at work, so I wrote a quick tutorial on setting up flatpak'ed Visual Studio Code with the C# extension: jwestman.net/2021/07/01/vscode

What's your favorite (i.e. least favorite) word ads use as if it's a good thing?

Mine's got to be "patented".

nobody:

my bible study leader today: "Judas was the imposter"

Let's keep the #GNOME40 celebration going with a brand new release video!
youtu.be/vK-SwsWnEmo

There's been a lot of talk recently about , and the environment, but what makes them so bad? My latest blog post explains! jwestman.net/2021/03/17/ok-but

Huge thanks to whoever made the react-confetti package for allowing me to add the confetti and still get up in time for school this morning

I got one more change in for GNOME 40: better tab completion in the file manager! It's bothered me for a while now, so I'm especially excited that I got to improve it: jwestman.net/2021/02/17/files-

Huge thanks to @antoniof_gnome@twitter.com
for reviewing this just in time for the release!

@gnome This is why I love GNOME so much! The design team goes to great lengths to put user experience first, and it really shows.

A quick update to the GNOME Maps info bubbles I recently redesigned--they're now adaptive for your favorite mobile Linux device! jwestman.net/2021/02/10/gnome-

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