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I am a goth Maker embedded IoT developer Internet enthusiast. I'm cis bi and male but all these description of me are just arbitrary labels.

I live in rural Tasmania with my supercute black cat called Freya. You'll also find me at a helping out at a local Makerspace.

I love to hear about all the awesome things my followers are up to. You're all awesome for sharing.

Feels like we've been playing this game on the tutorial level until 2020

Staying at home day 2, my jump rope skills are improving.

Tonight was a good night to rewatch V for Vendetta, a story set in a dictatorship that was established by taking advantage of the fear of a virus.

Debugging in front of the fire... awww yes

Woot! I start working from home from tomorrow! brought a few boxes of test equipment home to set up a mini-embedded lab. I feel better about my decision already. Helping myself, helping everyone, and for now I'm lucky I can keep working.

"The banking regulator will soon announce plans to reduce the regulatory burden faced by financial institutions in the wake of the coronavirus."
"The news comes a little over a year since the final report of the banking royal commission was released, which clamped down on bad behaviour by financial institutions."

This is going to end well.

Latest panic buying today was gym equipment after the govt' ordered closed all gyms for the forseeable future. I decided to pull the trigger on buying a rowing machine, got to the store at 9:03am, already a queue of 20 people.

So the "suburb" I live in is 573 sq km in size and at the last census had a population of 179. That's a density of 0.31 people per sq. km.

boomers at it again 

gym is closing from today due to the covids, guess i better dig up all those bodyweight routines

Bunnings sausage sizzles have been suspended! Current thoughts: this weekend I will do a live stream of me cooking sausages at home. Pay per view $2.50 all funds to some charity to be determined.

Gross, your photons are getting all over me! Get them off, get them off!

Amazing how big of a deal stealing land is when it's something as silly and trivial as this.

But y'all still won't return indigenous lands.

I found myself wasting about 10 minutes at work staring at a news article trying to figure, "ok there's a meme in there somewhere, I just need to tease it out...."


update: please stop creating accounts on my instance. both floppy disks are full and i'm getting tired of swapping them out and pressing enter

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Really digging this long weekend at home catching up on reading by the fire, where the most stressful decision is whether to reheat leftovers or make a toasted sammwich.

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