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DarwinMailApp gives us all a lesson in customer service in this thread: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19705440 His tone is exactly right, and encourages more follow-ups as a result. Well done!

Without documentation the feature might as well not exist. I should get better at that.

Amazing opportunity for ddossing a website through malicious shared js libraries by setting ping attributes pointing to the ddos target across millions of websites. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/software/major-browsers-to-prevent-disabling-of-click-tracking...

I'm migrating from Apple Notes to Evernote as the Apple Notes export is lacking and Evernote has a more open ecosystem. For this I created a migration AppleScript https://gist.github.com/svandragt/91637e7f11165ab5a0b327ab89c980fd

TIL (thanks Ali) the escape functions finish up by applying a filter to the safe output, making them unsafe again.

I've updated my notetaking tool reference with my current recommendation: Dropbox Paper https://vandragt.com/pages/notetaker-tools

Sublime Text is the best scratchpad editor: with it restoring unsaved tabs across sessions.

When writing a script that invokes git stash, make sure the script is committed before running it, if it's in the same repository ;-)

It's wasteful to load all the site's css and javascript if the visitor only comes to visit one page.

Daily crossword puzzle but with the puzzle replaced with denying a consent dialogue.