Ever run npm test on fresh line of code, and see you terminal jam up on some newly written loop like for(let i = 0; i <…etc…etc)? You quit, then your fan starts getting very loud. Yet you notice your MacBook doesn’t even feel very hot. So, you check your activity monitor, and the number one highest CPU usage is kernal_task. Maybe you quickly close a bunch of running apps, like Spotify and Slack and Zoom, and the fan subsides; or instead, your cursor does that color palette spin. So does that really fix the problem?

My advice here is…

aaron feingold

web developer making apps for people with appetite

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