The First Version of PNotify

I just released PNotify 5, which, shockingly, is the fifth major version of PNotify. That got me thinking about when I started PNotify. The PNotify repo goes back pretty far (almost exactly 10 years), but not to the beginning. Here's the first commit:https://github.com/sciactive/pnotify/commit/9986e9f82f7fbc5231078eb6a3d365ab17b8086e That should be easy. The files came from the Pines component repository, …

The Daily Wire is Lying About an Expert’s Covid-19 Prediction

The Daily Wire just posted an article about a Covid-19 prediction. They stated that epidemiologist Neil Ferguson changed his prediction of the total number of deaths in the UK resulting from Covid-19 from 500,000 to 20,000. The Daily Wire's statement on FergusonSource: https://www.dailywire.com/news/epidemiologist-behind-highly-cited-coronavirus-model-admits-he-was-wrong-drastically-revises-model The word "thus" in the last sentence means that because the R0 …

The Modalish Notification Flow

PNotify 5 will come with a brand new notification flow, called modalish. This flow is developed to provide a good user experience, even when many notifications are shown at once. Edit 2020-04-20: PNotify 5 is out! You can use the Modalish flow in production code now! The problem I use PNotify on my project at …

Svelte Material UI

Svelte Material UI is now in beta here: https://github.com/hperrin/svelte-material-ui I made this project to bring a Material UI to Tunnelgram. Tunnelgram is written in Svelte, so I'm limited to UI frameworks that work with it. Since there was no Material UI framework even close to complete for Svelte, I decided to write one myself. It's …