Give nothing, expect nothing: GitLab’s the latest punching bag for entitled users

What do Docker, GitLab, and Red Hat have in common? Aside from various levels of participation in open source, they've all been punching bags over the past few years for non-paying users angry that they've taken some freebies off the table. When Docker had the temerity to introduce limits for free users pulling containers from … Continue reading Give nothing, expect nothing: GitLab’s the latest punching bag for entitled users

Listen to these: Steve Lawson, Etran de L’Air, Brian Jackson & Automatic

The past few months have been a little less productive in terms of finding new music, but there've been a few gems I've been wanting to blog about. Steve Lawson is a prolific solo bassist out of the UK who has an enormous back catalog on Bandcamp. I picked up a subscription to the "Steve … Continue reading Listen to these: Steve Lawson, Etran de L’Air, Brian Jackson & Automatic

Instrumental throwdown: Check these out

A question popped up yesterday on Ask Metafilter for recommendations of instrumental rock, pop, electro, whatever "just no vocals" from the past 5 years. Highly recommend checking out the entire thread, but I thought I'd post my own responses here for posterity. Many of these have been featured here before, but many haven't. Great stuff … Continue reading Instrumental throwdown: Check these out