Victor Loux Bookmarks

A feed of interesting articles and websites I have recently read. Please feel free to browse and send me suggestions of sites to look at — I’m curious about a lot of things!

How Hmong Americans turned a conference call line into a radio of their own - The Verge
The Asian diaspora is reimagining the conference call line as a radio show for Hmong people, by Hmong people. The Verge explores how these "stations" are run, and talks to the DJs who own them.

Work Responsibly
Work Responsibly — A collection of resources for a healthy and balanced approach to work.

Diez — The Design Language Framework
Diez radically reduces the cost of delivering a consistent visual identity across your company’s apps & websites.

No, Absolutely Not | CSS-Tricks
I think the difference between a junior and senior front-end developer isn't in their understanding or familiarity with a particular tech stack,

The Language Agnostic, All-Purpose, Incredible, Makefile | Mindlessness
I like to use Makefiles. I like to use Makefiles in Java. I like to use Makefiles in Erlang. I like to use Makefiles in Elixir. And most recently, I like to use Makefiles in Ruby. I think you, too, would like to use Makefiles in your environment, and the engineering community would benefit if more of us used Makefiles, in general.

Who Can Use
Find out who can use your color combination

Scaling in the presence of errors—don’t ignore... — programming is terrible
Scaling in the presence of errors—don’t ignore them Building a reliable, robust service often means building something that can keep working when some parts fail. A website where not every feature is...

The Size of Space
Explore the scale of the universe on this interactive page. Go from astronaut all the way to the observable universe!

Blot – A blogging platform with no interface
Turns a folder into a blog automatically. Use your favorite text-editor to write. Text and Markdown files, Word Documents, images, bookmarks and HTML in your folder become blog posts.

Line Awesome — Free Beautiful Icon Font
Replace Font Awesome with modern line icons with a single line of code.