Findings and thingies - Noteshttps://andre.bering.in/ http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specificationWed, 27 Jan 2021 00:31:58 +0000-https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/29/1/<p>Just a quick thought. From my point of view there are three different stages of software quality:</p> <ul> <li>proof of concept</li> <li>project</li> <li>product</li> </ul> <p>Each of them have different needs, share some aspects of software development but do not share the same requirement for quality/maintainability.</p>https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/29/1/Thu, 29 Oct 2020 10:58:00 +0000-https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/28/1/<blockquote> <p>Unfortunately, they can also leak our sensitive data, consume our limited bandwidth, drain our batteries, and, in one case, expose links in chats that are supposed to be end-to-end encrypted. Among the worst offenders, according to research published on Monday, were messengers from Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Line.</p> </blockquote> <p>Nicht wirklich überraschend, dass Dinge aus dem Hause Facebook ganz vorne dabei sind, wenn es um Privacy Verletzungen geht.</p> <p>Quelle: <a href="https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2020/10/study-shows-which-messengers-leak-your-data-drain-your-battery-and-more/">Study shows which messengers leak your data, drain your battery, and more | Ars Technica</a></p>https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/28/1/Wed, 28 Oct 2020 09:41:35 +0000-https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/23/1/<p>Deckt sich auch mit meiner persönlichen Erfahrung in den letzten Wochen und Monaten. Ich persönliche sehe es gerne, wenn Menschnen dort von sich selbst Inhalt verlinken, der einen echten Mehrwert bietet. Etwas schreiben, nur damit man wahrgenommen wird aber keinen wirklichen Inhalt transportiert, ist für mich persönlich nicht sinnvoll.</p> <blockquote> <p>Trotzdem bleibt am Ende die Erkenntnis: LinkedIn ist das Business-Instagram – freundlich im Ton, aber hochgradig selbstbeweihräuchernd.</p> </blockquote> <p><a href="https://www.zeit.de/digital/internet/2020-10/linkedin-soziales-netzwerk-jobs-kontakte-karriere/seite-2">LinkedIn: "So absurd schwachsinniger Content" | ZEIT ONLINE</a></p>https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/23/1/Fri, 23 Oct 2020 07:42:49 +0000-https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/21/1/<p>Quite an interesting read on the current state of a Covid19 vaccine development.</p> <p><a href="https://unherd.com/2020/10/will-a-vaccine-cure-covid/">Will a vaccine stop Covid? - UnHerd</a></p> <p>Originally found this here: <a href="https://twitter.com/isotopp/status/1318826921724203008">Kristian Köhntopp on Twitter: "»But it absolutely will not be: we get a vaccine in December and we’re out of this by February. The light is real, but the tunnel it’s at the end of is still pretty long.«" / Twitter</a></p>https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/21/1/Wed, 21 Oct 2020 11:31:46 +0000-https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/19/1/<blockquote> <p>Creating/changing Linux files in your Appdata folder from Windows will likely result in data corruption and/or damage your Linux environment requiring you to uninstall &amp; reinstall your distro!</p> </blockquote> <p><a href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/commandline/do-not-change-linux-files-using-windows-apps-and-tools/">Do not change Linux files using Windows apps and tools | Windows Command Line</a></p>https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/19/1/Mon, 19 Oct 2020 07:53:42 +0000-https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/07/3/<p>Man merkt das <a href="https://twitter.com/isotopp">Kristian Köhntopp (@isotopp) / Twitter</a> schon sehr lange mit Informationstechnologie zu tun hat. Auch merkt man aber, dass er aktuelle Themen versteht und aus verschiedenen Blickwinkeln betrachtet. Ein sehr gutes Beispiel ist einer seiner aktuellen Texte.</p> <p><a href="https://blog.koehntopp.info/2020/10/05/it-modernisieren-und-konsolidieren.html">IT modernisieren und konsolidieren | Die wunderbare Welt von Isotopp</a></p> <p>Im Grunde kann ich mich allen Aussagen anschließen. Nicht nur den Vorteilen sondern auch den Problemen die für Firmen aus der Nutzung von Cloud-Services entstehen können.</p>https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/07/3/Wed, 07 Oct 2020 21:39:52 +0000-https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/07/2/<p>TIL that <code>timestamp</code> of Microsoft SQL Server is not a date or time data type but only a deprecated synonym for <code>rowversion</code>.</p> <blockquote> <p>The Transact-SQL rowversion data type is not a date or time data type. timestamp is a deprecated synonym for rowversion.</p> </blockquote> <p>Source: <a href="https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/t-sql/functions/date-and-time-data-types-and-functions-transact-sql?view=sql-server-ver15">Date and Time Data Types and Functions - SQL Server (Transact-SQL) | Microsoft Docs</a></p> <p>But <code>rowversion</code> doesn't preserve date or time either.</p> <blockquote> <p>Is a data type that exposes automatically generated, unique binary numbers within a database. rowversion is generally used as a mechanism for version-stamping table rows. The storage size is 8 bytes. The rowversion data type is just an incrementing number and does not preserve a date or a time.</p> </blockquote> <p>Source: <a href="https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/t-sql/data-types/rowversion-transact-sql?view=sql-server-ver15">rowversion (Transact-SQL) - SQL Server | Microsoft Docs</a></p>https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/07/2/Wed, 07 Oct 2020 14:13:50 +0000-https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/07/1/<p>Seit gestern habe ich mich mal wieder an die Nutzung von Firefox "gewagt". Leider wurde ich dann schnell wieder daran erinnert, dass Firefox keinen Shortcut hat, um die Lesezeichenleiste ein-/auszublenden. Eine kurze Recherche ergab, dass dieses Feature aber bereits implementiert ist und vermutlich Firefox 84 integriert sein wird bzw. vorher schon in den Nightlies und Betas integriert sein wird.</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1328637">1328637 - Personal (bookmarks) toolbar lacks a keyboard shortcut to show/hide the bar (ideally same as Chrome)</a></li> <li><a href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Release_Management/Calendar">Firefox Release Calendar - MozillaWiki</a></li> </ul>https://andre.bering.in/2020/10/07/1/Wed, 07 Oct 2020 07:55:03 +0000-https://andre.bering.in/2020/09/30/1/<p>This year's Microsoft Ignite was only a virtual event due to the well known circumstances we are all facing right now. From what I've read so far it was a great event. I didn't watch any session yet because I'm on holiday right now.</p> <p>To get a summary of all news announced at Ignite 2020 one can always look at the so called book of news provided by Microsoft.</p> <p><a href="https://news.microsoft.com/ignite-2020-book-of-news/">Ignite 2020 Book of News</a></p>https://andre.bering.in/2020/09/30/1/Wed, 30 Sep 2020 09:14:41 +0000-https://andre.bering.in/2020/09/27/1/<p>Definitely need to look at this for two reasons. 1) I tried to setup this for my personal use some time ago and did not get a grip on and 2) almost everything that <a href="https://twitter.com/isotopp">Kristian Köhntopp (@isotopp) / Twitter</a> writes is a good read.</p> <p><a href="https://blog.koehntopp.info/2020/09/26/my-private-data-warehouse.html">Importing account statements and building a data warehouse | Die wunderbare Welt von Isotopp</a></p>https://andre.bering.in/2020/09/27/1/Sun, 27 Sep 2020 16:03:48 +0000