Just blogged: CO2 emissions on the web.
Performance artist generates virtual traffic jams in Google Maps by pulling a wagon full of smartphones
"The Software may not be used in applications and services that are used for or aid in the exploration, extraction, refinement, processing, or transportation of fossil fuels." https://github.com/climate-strike/license
"Re-appropriate runes from fascists." https://gitlab.com/jorins/runes
As someone who creates ActivityPub services, it's often a puzzle to figure out exactly how someone else's service federates. Like, what does service X do when I send it a Delete/Note activity?
In an attempt to be a good citizen, I've drafted up a FEDERATION.md file for my fediverse event organizing service I'm working on. Here it is:
I've also started a meta-discussion about how we might start documenting this stuff generally:
Having recently learned about this:
I am now compelled to make a list of movies that share songs in their soundtracks, and make extremely long, nonsensical movies that crossfade from one movie to the next as the shared songs are being played. Anyone out there got a list of movie soundtracks in some structured format?
"My hope is that the multitudes of butterfly images in our culture will gradually shift toward alive" https://emilydamstra.com/news/please-enough-dead-butterflies/
"to brexit, verb. Make the rounds at a gathering, saying goodbye, but still be present half an hour later." https://everything2.com/user/Nemosyn/writeups/Brexit
I like this idea: "This Page is Designed to Last" https://jeffhuang.com/designed_to_last/
I wrote an ode to personal websites for one of my faves,
24ways. Featuring inspiring (and rights-respecting) websites from people whose work I love and respect.
the article says "If you’ve set up a bot or another secondary account, you should be safe", but I got a bunch of "Don't lose access" emails for my bots so idk
heads up if you have a twitter bot and haven't logged in in a while https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/26/20984328/twitter-removing-inactive-accounts-usernames-available-date
Biotech is Godzilla 🎶 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deuYKqlUiN8
Irish software developer and music maker living in Australia. Pronouns: he/him. Responsible for @poem_exe
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