@rey @starkatt This is a mere 15 miles from where I live. Y'all come visit some time, we can check it out :)

Uspol, business Show more

@jpmens I've also found that enabling zswap is helpful nowadays.

"At eighty-two seconds into the launch a piece of spray on foam insulation (SOFI) fell from one of the ramps that attached the shuttle to its external fuel tank." Death by PowerPoint: the slide that killed seven people mcdreeamiemusings.com/new-blog

I'm really pissed off that we can't call no confidence votes on our government.

A fork() in the road
microsoft.com/en-us/research/u

tl;dr: fork() should be deprecated. Newer functions need some work but are almost there.

Useful but depressing information about a prominent internet nonprofit, TL;DR Show more

Useful but depressing information about a prominent internet nonprofit Show more

Guys: β€œWell you know, there were many people working on those algorithms, it’s not only Katie Bouman work but rather a team effort.”

Also guys: β€œElon Musk is sending rockets on Mars, he makes electric cars, he invented tunnels, he’s such a genius, I love him.”

Imagine looking at something like keybase and getting to think how fun it would be to be able to have a persistent identity and connect with all your friends!

... instead of seeing it for the instant harassment kit you know perfectly well it would become for you and nearly all of your friends who aren't cis straight white men. :flan_think:​ :flan_heckk:​

mood

zgrep, zcat, zdiff, etc. are an example of command line tools with a good UX because they transparently handle compressed and non-compressed files without complaining. Good job.

CW, meta, Notre Dame fire Show more

net neutrality, personal Show more

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Octodon

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