Readings for Lunch — [ 20 Sep 2018 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
Pictures of a Russian meteorologist who spent 30 years at an Arctic meteorology base. (source)

LONG READ

The Rise and Demise of RSS

There are two stories here. The first is a story about a vision of the web’s future that never quite came to fruition. The second is a story about how a collaborative effort to improve a popular standard devolved into one of the most contentious forks in the history of open-source software development.

TOOLS

Sublime Merge

A new Git client, from the makers of Sublime Text. 😱