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Welcome to wizard school. To begin, we'll be dividing you up into groups based on the 4 fundamental personality types:

Cop, Fascist, Smart, and Miscellaneous.

Alastair Reynolds has a new novella titled Permafrost, "a time-traveling climate fiction adventure" approachingpavonis.blogspot.co

saw a reference to “Slack/Zendesk” and misread it as Slavoj Zizek

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"The ReCode Project is a community-driven effort to preserve computer art by translating it into a modern programming language (Processing). Every translated work will be available to the public to learn from, share, and build on. "

recodeproject.com/

#theObservatory

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what is the "analogue loophole"? why do people say that removing the headphone jack would allow companies to restrict your ability to listen to music? (long, serious) Show more

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virginiamercury.com/blog-va/me

This is the best ever.

"A couple hundred metalheads with kazoos converged on the state Capitol on Monday morning to defend one of their own by drowning out a small group of Westboro Baptist Church members."

<3

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In Runescape, the name of an ingame item must be at least three characters long.

The German word for "egg" is "Ei". So we translated the one egg item in the game as "Hühnerei", "chicken egg".

We did not realise until people made confused/amused forum posts that snake type enemies also have a chance to drop an egg.

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speaking of fujitsu in specific, TIL they made an fm towns II laptop?? (also featuring: townsOS shots)

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using the phonetic VAE to interpolate between US state names in a grid

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Still find it EXTREMELY EXCITING that you can put magic words and sticky money on a physical item and put it in one of probably hundreds of thousands of networked boxes around the world, and an army of minions will efficiently convey it to the intended recipient within days.

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Welcome to England, my name's David, and this is David. But you can call us all David.

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I gave a little talk at work today that tries to explain what ActivityPub is; I also turned that talk into a blog post! I blogged!!! johnholdun.com/articles/what-i

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i've been working on this tabletop worldbuilding game for a long time, and now its out~~

the ground itself is a one-session collaborative storytelling game about places over time, and the echoes we leave in the physical memory of space

you can get the pdf on everestpipkin.itch.io/the-grou

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I love working with this old Irish guy, he just turned to me to say "who t' feck made it this feck'n cold"

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cancel culture. seriously, stop it. Show more

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teach a man to fish, feed him for a day. Start a fishing podcast, feed the world on knowledge of how much fun you and your friends have just hanging out chatting about fishing or anything really just a fun group of guys that get together once a week to talk about fish

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It's so hot today that the kebab shop is keeping their EFTPOS machine in the drinks fridge.

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Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more