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New here? Not sure where to start? This might help out.

Also I'd like to send you a quick "hello" and a note that if you're on that our beloved administrator is @CobaltVelvet. She runs this place and keeps it tidy.

It's also not free as in beer so if you'd like to keep this place running please feel free to help out her Patreon:

(note: I'm not an admin here, I just like this place)

"If I have burned this bridge know that I did so in order to provide light to both sides. And my hope is it burns so fierce that it illuminates the world."

From an email that I composed in my head and will likely never send.

Happy (whatever day you feel like celebrating) to you!

If you started writing on because 'why not' and 'it's a slick process', consider the fact that the company has started pestering readers to sign up with pop-overs.

VC funded companies are not public works. Their investors will want that $134 million back.

Huge red flag for me is when consulting companies reformat and retype your resume. Call it my Van Halen M&M dish but seeing my resume reformatted with a company header and a copyright on it means in just another piece of meat to them.

That's why I put a CC-BY-NC-ND license on my resume. And I just called out a company on violating the license for my resume.

Test toot. Please reply when you see this. Thanks!

What I don't understand is I've seen several releases have limited edition cassettes and invariably all of them are sold out.

And I have to wonder: "were you even alive to realize how shitty this format was?" I can't even.

I couldn't move to CDs fast enough off of cassettes.

Now that the 1990s folks are hitting their nostalgia kick does this mean CDs will be back in fashion?

@mwlucas Not sure if I mentioned Neurotech. The earlier albums are a little guitar-heavy but this is dollar-for-dollar the most consistently amazing project I've listened to:

The inevitable happened: Intel confirms critical security issues with Intel ME:

"This includes scenarios where a successful attacker could: ... Load and execute arbitrary code outside the visibility of the user and operating system."

And of course it affects "6th, 7th & 8th Generation Intel® Core™ Processor Family", meaning pretty much all our desktop/laptop CPUs.

Hot on the heels of's 1.1.2 release is the 0.3.1 release of !

This fixes a bug with Tootstream and the latest 1.1.2 release of

Get your fresh artisinal copy here:

And as always, on behalf of the contributors we thank you for flying Toostream!

is NOT DEAD YET. Congress has stopped FCC votes before. Do NOT give up!

1) BOOST this to help spread the word that we can still stop this.

2) CALL your lawmakers:

3) PROTEST at Verizon stores on Dec 7:


With the update of 1.1.2 I need to cut a release of to fix a few small bugs.

Look for that later tonight.

Metal Bandcamp take on two Technical Death Metal albums that I consider the finest of 2017: Archspire and Gigan's latest:

Definitely give these a whirl.

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TIL: Hydrox was bought by Leaf Candy, who also makes Farts(R) candy.

TIL: There's a line of candy called Farts(R).

I’m a nerd, a dork, and a geek, in that order.

I love board and card games, lose myself constantly in video games, and am learning how to tabletop RPG.

I have a passion for teamwork, kindness, and justice.

I live for coffee and I would kill for a good donut.