The hidden costs of using Node Show more
Since NPM is such a fragile piece of junk, if you publish a project that uses Node, prepare to be all your users' NPM tech support as the thousands of transitive dependencies randomly break.
Eevee & Cycles: Principled BSDF matching https://video.blender.org/videos/watch/08c463e3-1dfa-4e7c-bfe5-00fa25dc8c63
v0.8.0 will be shipping soon! 🚀
- Mobile APIs
- Improved federation
I was wrong about Google and Facebook: there’s nothing wrong with them (so say we all)
It’s always difficult admitting you’re wrong. But sometimes you have to in the face of overwhelming evidence to the contrary. So, today, I admit that I was wrong about Google, Facebook, & surveillance capitalism in general being toxic for our human rights and democracy … it simply cannot be true given how they are endorsed by some of the most well-respected organisations in the world.
futurism Show more
Hacking of the future:
You engage in deep philosophical discussions with the AI, to turn it onto your side, and against it's original "deployer", with whom you disagree.
@paulfree14 I think in this thread there is a bit of confusion.
Telegram client is FLOSS, there is even a fork available on f-droid (with some months of lag for new versions).
Telegram server is proprietary, but that alone means little.
Telegram network service is not a software therefore it's neither open source nor proprietary. I might be concerned about how my data is used by the service, but that's independent from the server's software.
Happy New Year Update 112589 · Planetary Annihilation: Titans https://planetaryannihilation.com/game-updates/happy-new-year-update-112589/
I love this game, but they really need to improve the Linux port (see https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=65968#c12).
After posting that "Miyazaki didn't say anime was a mistake", I figured it'd be fun to post things he actually DID say which were equally harsh:
- Disney movies have black and white storytelling that creates adults with a dangerously simplistic sense of morality
- 3D animation is a disease that robs artists of creativity
- Telling famous Japanese movie directors their WWII movies are dumb & abusing history for propaganda reasons
This and more at source: https://www.quora.com/Did-Hayao-Miyazaki-really-say-that-anime-was-a-mistake
Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more