“C completes comeback in programming popularity – – The once-faltering language wins Programming Language of the Year award from the Tiobe Index”

January 8, 2018

https://www.infoworld.com/article/3245786/application-development/c-language-completes-comeback-in-programming-popularity.html

Back when I did programming, this was my strongest language.

wired: “WHY ONE DUDE HAS SPENT YEARS BUILDING A BOEING 777 OUT OF PAPER”

January 8, 2018

The wired article, which includes a longer video and lengthy interview with this “dude,” is found at:  https://www.wired.com/story/why-one-dude-has-spent-years-building-a-boeing-777-out-of-paper/.

“6 New Year’s Resolutions You Probably Never Thought About – – Tired of making the same old New Year’s resolutions? Here are six new ideas to make 2018 amazing!”

January 7, 2018

https://www.lds.org/new-era/2018/01/6-new-years-resolutions-you-probably-never-thought-about?lang=eng

Some simple, and worthwhile, ideas to consider.

“Remembering the Life of President Thomas S. Monson – January 2018”

January 4, 2018

barfblog.com

December 29, 2017

Just discovered this blog today, a means for following barf-inducing outbreaks of disease throughout the world.

Some recent stories:

A Mancini New Year Festivity – – Posted on December 29, 2017 by Robert Mancini

Multistate outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli O157:H7 infections (STEC O157:H7) in 13 states

Minnesota food plant worker gets jail time for contaminating chicken