sawv - jr's notes

"The great thing about blogging is that I can grab my iPad and start rambli
yep. after a long post that involved a lot of thinking, i may create a different conclusion, compared to what i thought when i started the post. and sometimes, i create an idea for a project that didn't exist until i thought about it via a long b ...

Links - Tue, Feb 20, 2018
facebook exec tweeting about russia, ads, facebook, and u.s. politics. https://twitter.com/robjective/status/964680122006581248

the ad-blocking crowd: <https://www.axios.com/the-people-most-likely-to-blo
the ad-blocking crowd: https://www.axios.com/the-people-most-likely-to-block-ads-and-why-they-do-it-1513303056-ef022b01-86ce-46ac-9cca-9a4542c8a1fd.html

"By 2021, the ratio of Pay-TV viewers (cable and satellite subscribers) to
feb 20, 2018

Links - Mon, Feb 19, 2018
the media loves to blame facebook for so many alleged problems, yet a solution to improving trust in local media orgs is for those orgs to use facebook more. http://www.niemanlab.org/2018/02/what-strategies-work-best-for-increasing-trust-in-loca ...

http://decknetwork.net - good web advertising done well but not well enough
http://decknetwork.net - good web advertising done well but not well enough for today's web. it shut down in 2016/2017.

http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-43112950?ocid=global_bbccom_email_190220
http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-43112950?ocid=global_bbccom_email_19022018_technology

http://www.toledoblade.com/Police-Fire/2018/02/19/Warrants-issued-for-pasto
http://www.toledoblade.com/Police-Fire/2018/02/19/Warrants-issued-for-pastor-family-for-aggravated-robbery.html

tol: Feb 19, 2018 2:52 pm
tol: Feb 19, 2018 2:52 pm Weather : Rain Fog/Mist Temperature : 55 F Humidity : 100% Wind Speed : SSW 10 mph Barometer : 29.92 in Dewpoint: 55 F Visibility : 2.50 statute miles

https://www.webpagefx.com/blog/web-design/rss-zero/
https://www.webpagefx.com/blog/web-design/rss-zero/

https://whatthefuckjusthappenedtoday.com/guide/internet-security/
https://whatthefuckjusthappenedtoday.com/guide/internet-security/

https://whatthefuckjusthappenedtoday.com/meta/trump-creates-one-new-job/
https://whatthefuckjusthappenedtoday.com/meta/trump-creates-one-new-job/

http://www.grandtraversearts.com #art #watercolor
http://www.grandtraversearts.com #art #watercolor

http://www.soulsgrowndeep.org/gees-bend-quiltmakers#
http://www.soulsgrowndeep.org/gees-bend-quiltmakers#

Article Testing Feb 17, 2018
Article Testing Feb 17, 2018

https://matienzo.org/2018/websub-static/ - #indieweb
https://matienzo.org/2018/websub-static/ - #indieweb

https://monocle.com/minute/2018/02/16/
https://monocle.com/minute/2018/02/16/

Predictions for Media in 2018
My prediction is that media websites get more bloated and obnoxious. Hence the reason why readers prefer to "get" their news away from media websites. Media website design will continue to lack empathy for readers.

Toledo 7-day forecast Last Update: Feb 16, 2018 3:35 pm
Toledo 7-day forecast Last Update: Feb 16, 2018 3:35 pm

Linear Visual Storytelling in Media
I assume that at smaller to mid-sized daily, weekly, and bi-weekly newspapers, linear visual storytelling would be executed selectively. A story that recaps a city council or school board meeting probably does not merit linear visual storytelling ...

Links - Fri, Feb 16, 2018
Links - Fri, Feb 16, 2018

https://www.theringer.com/nba/2018/2/15/17017662/toronto-raptors-houston-ro
https://www.theringer.com/nba/2018/2/15/17017662/toronto-raptors-houston-rockets-nba-finals

https://www.theringer.com/nfl/2018/2/15/17017432/sebastian-janikowski-kicke
https://www.theringer.com/nfl/2018/2/15/17017432/sebastian-janikowski-kicker-oakland-raiders

finally started exercising again on tue, feb 13, 2018. my last exercise occ
finally started exercising again on tue, feb 13, 2018. my last exercise occurred on fri, nov 3, 2017. i got sick with that horrible flu h3n2 or something like that. it laid me out for a week. then i took another week easy to ensure that i was oka ...

Snow is gone except for piles. Toledo Express Airport (KTOL) Feb 15, 2018 2
Snow is gone except for piles. Toledo Express Airport (KTOL) Feb 15, 2018 2:52 pm

Date and Time Formats
Obviously, I have my preferred format for date, as listed above. My fully preferred date and time format is:

test post 14feb2018 1020 trying to fix the irritating entity encoding issue
test post 14feb2018 1020 trying to fix the irritating entity encoding issue that exists within the rss title tag. i'm encoding fine, but rss dislikes named entities. rss prefers the hex code version of the entities.

test post 14feb2018 1016 trying to fix the entity encoding issue that exist
test post 14feb2018 1016 trying to fix the entity encoding issue that exists within the rss title tag. i'm encoding fine, but rss dislikes named entities. rss prefers the hex code version of the entities.

test post 14feb2018 to test ’ extended char and its encoding. rss val
test post 14feb2018 to test extended char and its encoding. rss validators puke when a NAMED HTML entity is used within the title tag. it must be the hex version of the entity. what a joke. it's not a problem for JSON.

https://mediagazer.com/180211/p10#a180211p10
https://mediagazer.com/180211/p10#a180211p10

Different Programming Language Suggestions
These might be language suggestions to use in the web browser and not on the server. The languages get compiled to JavaScript. If compiled to JavaScript, then that does mean it can be used on the server as NodeJS?

Toledo Express Airport (KTOL) Feb 13, 2018 3:52 am
Toledo Express Airport (KTOL) Feb 13, 2018 3:52 am Weather : Fair Temperature : 8 F Humidity : 87% Wind Speed : NNE 3 mph Barometer : 30.73 in Dewpoint: 5 F Visibility : 7.00 statute miles Wind Chill : 2 F External Link : 3-day h ...

test page using the annoying-at-times gnu icecat browser. i don't understan
test page using the annoying-at-times gnu icecat browser. i don't understand why icecat considers my tanager javascript editor code to be non-free when i wrote tanager in vanilla javascript. what in the heck is free javascript then?

amazing winter sky colors between 6:00 p.m. and 6:15 p.m. on monday, februa
amazing winter sky colors between 6:00 p.m. and 6:15 p.m. on monday, february 12, 2018. sky is clear. temps were in the mid 20s. wind was nearly calm. around six inches of snow cover. but the sky ... great colors. crisp, sharp, vivid pastel color ...

Yard photos summer 2008
Backyard photos from July 16 and 18, 2008

Links - Mon, Feb 12, 2018
Links - Mon, Feb 12, 2018

Perl Installs
upgrading perl:

Grotesque journalism by major media orgs. BuzzFeed story, however, got it r
Grotesque journalism by major media orgs. BuzzFeed story, however, got it right

how can a snowboarder be a hero?
how can a snowboarder be a hero?

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-and-setup-p
https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-and-setup-postfix-on-ubuntu-14-04