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A look at search engines with their own indexes

This is a cursory review of all the indexing search engines I have been able to find. The three dominant English search engines with their own indexes1 are Google, Bing, and Yandex (GBY). Many alternatives to GBY exist, but almost none of them have their o…

via Posts on Seirdy's Home March 10, 2021

GitHub refuses to help me unsubscribe from thousands of notifications

Well, here we are again, relying on the court of public opinion to fix a problem with some company’s bad support. Today we look at GitHub. tl;dr I am subscribed to thousands of discussions on GitHub that I no longer participate in, and I receive several unwa…

via Drew DeVault's blog March 9, 2021

Const generics MVP hits beta!

After more than 3 years since the original RFC for const generics was accepted, the first version of const generics is now available in the Rust beta channel! It will be available in the 1.51 release, which is expected to be released on March 25th, 2021. …

via Rust Blog February 26, 2021

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