There is now a Mastodon instance for publishing scientists: FediScience.
Everyone is welcome from PhD student to professor, as well as researchers from outside of academia. You are welcome to stay afterwards, but it is also easy to change to another server.
There will be a lot of science talk on this server, but there is no need to only talk science
Boosts are appreciated to let others know about this new instance.
The mental anguish of Sunday night is so much horrible than that of Monday morning
Energy Conservation with Open Source Ad Blockers
"The results show that page load time dropped
11% with AdBlock+,
22.2% with Privacy Badger, and
28.5% with uBlock Origin.
Thus, uBlock Origin has the potential to save the average global Internet user more than 100 h annually."
wow, look at the rich details of #OpenStreetMap in comparison to #GoogleMaps:
while Gmaps looks like a work with MS paint, OpenStreetMap shows you a full construction plan incl.lifts, ticket vending maching, public telephone, recycling container, rubbish bin and also so many many more shops in the building:
(Train station in Bern, CH)
Hey, remember DayZ?
Maybe that's why some have chosen to just *decide* the game is done even though it's still a buggy mess that's far from whatever was promised during the crowdfunding campaign, slap a 1.0 version number and a full price tag on it, and start churning DLCs and microtransactions.
Looking at you, Ark and Rust.
"Early access survival" is still the best way to write a sad story in three words
I write bugs for a living, pretty cool eh?
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