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Random Ramblings

Wed 12 October 2011

Rest in Peace Dennis M Ritchie

Posted by Daevien in misc   

Sad to see this post on Google Plus tonight:

Rob Pike  -  10:02 PM  -  Public

I just heard that, after a long illness, Dennis Ritchie (dmr) died at home this weekend.
I have no more information. I trust there are people here who will appreciate the reach
of his contributions …

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Sat 01 October 2011

Plus Minus - Collapse Google Plus stream and more

Posted by Daevien in tips   

If you use Chrome / Chromium and Google+ but hate the stream being cluttered and hard to follow, there is an extension that should make your life much easier.

Plus Minus allows you to collapse posts in your stream down to just a few lines making it easier to follow and …

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