podcast November 5, 2021

Podcast 390: Web3 won’t save us

If we tear up the rules and build a new internet, how can we avoid making the same mistakes?
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Not to get too meta, but there is a lot of buzz in the tech world and among software developers about the advent of Web3 and the opportunity blockchains provide to write new rules for a future internet. In today’s episode, we discuss what these emerging tools and platforms might bring. Cassidy and Ceora throw a much needed glass of cold realism on Ben’s sunny techno-optimism, and old man Ryan shouts at a cloud.

What is Web3? The Decentralized Internet of the Future





Thanks to our lifeboat badge winner of the week, Tadeck, for showing us how to design a Function for Factorial in Python


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newsletter November 19, 2021

The Overflow #100! Web3! .NET 6! We love numbers!

Welcome to ISSUE #100 of The Overflow! We think that’s a pretty big deal, but everyone using binary isn’t as impressed. This newsletter is by developers, for developers, written and curated by the Stack Overflow team and Cassidy Williams at Netlify. This week: systematizing the interface design for 3D spaces, a quirk of document.all that shows up when…