Startup idea: Give us a .NET Framework 4.x app, we will give you back a .NET 6 equivalent.

Yesterday, a small flock of goldfinches, mostly fledglings, were making a racket outside my home office window. They'd discovered the cache of dandelions I had cunningly left to grow, and were having a dandelion seed party. It looks like I'm not going to be mowing that lawn for the foreseeable future.

From a recent game

White to play and avoid all black's threats.

Driving with my car windows down, a wasp bounced off the window frame and onto my arm. Poor wasp, I thought, and shook the lifeless body onto the floor.

But the wasp was not dead.

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Wolfenstein 3D is 30 years old, so play the OG Wolfenstein… which is 41 years old. That’s about as long ago as the game was from real Nazis.

I have developed an allergy to calculations involving dates and times. There's always one more edge-case.

It also seems to need reconnecting to wifi and loses collected data when moved.

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That is to say, its giving me the numbers, but it has limitations. I can't see min/max, only what the gadget's currently drawing plus a running total.

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Measuring energy consumption of gadgets around the house with a "smart" plug, and its working out as well as hoped.

There's a group in the centre of town rapping about Jesus. Near them stands a man dressed as Gandalf. Its a beautiful sunny day in Bedford.

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Before joining Mastodon had you participated or were active on BBS (dial-up) or forums (vBulletin style) in the past?

Boosts are appreciated for better sample sizes.

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Updated URL: If anyone is setting up a #mastodon account ready for the #twitocalypse when/if the Elon Musk deal goes through then I've set up twitodon.com to help people find each other on the other side. 1/2

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