when you accidentally view the federated timeline
reading: Scientists amazed as Canadian permafrost thaws 70 years early Show more
this line tho:
> With scientists warning that sharply higher temperatures would devastate the global south and threaten the viability of industrial civilization in the northern hemisphere,
A white #FOSS nerd twitches nervously.
For a moment, on some level, he understands. The hidden surveillance systems in proprietary software are working to *defend* his privilege, not attack it. His fears of 1984 coming true will only ever be hypothetical for him, but are already everyday reality for the people his society criminalizes --- immigrants, muslims, sex workers, ex-convicts, left wing radicals.... Oh god, oh god! All this time the real problem was---
The moment passes. He returns to his keyboard to resume a rant that is only about software.
Domain Block, fascists Show more
A right fashy little shithole.
an poll Show more
shouldn't we be able to put this inside a CW?
capitalist economic theory: no one gives anything away without asking for something in return, and anything offered for free will be exploited by selfish people trying to profit from it
the anarchist free store in my town: please, come take more of our free stuff, we have too much. we're running out of space from all of these donations and don't know what to do
Selling Lenovo Thinkpad T470 Show more
Hey there, I'm thinking about selling my T470.
CPU: Intel i7 @ 2.70GHz
RAM: 16GB DDR3
Storage: 512GB SSD
Webcam, Fingerprint sensor, card reader are all fitted.
The laptop is in almost-new condition. Casually used for ~8 months. No stickers and 1 year of warranty left.
I'd want maybe 750€ for it.
I guess San Francisco has redefined the word "bot" to mean "device remotely controlled by people we're exploring in the global south"?
manic pixie dream walrus
Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more