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Kiwix is a free open app that lets you view Wikipedia, Project Gutenberg, StackExchange etc offline.

It's intended for people who cannot access a reliable internet connection, either for geographical or political reasons.

You can find out more here:

You can follow it on the Fediverse here:


It's available for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iOS, Firefox and Chrome.

#Kiwix #Wikipedia #StackExchange #ProjectGutenberg #OffTheGrid

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Eben wieder das wunderbare Skript zum Konvertieren von Videos in animierte Gifs von @bascht neu installiert.

Glücklicherweise hatte ich in mein Blog getippt wie ich es das letzte Mal gemacht habe:

Falls Du also auch ab und Bildschirmaufnahmen für GitHub brauchst, kann ich das Skript nur empfehlen.

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programming hot take 

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i worked in the mapping industry for long enough to understand that routing is a hard problem.

but that's no excuse for google maps still being half-assed about multimodal. its inability to integrate public transit, walking, and cycling is an active harm to cities and people.

On the off chance there are any Rubyists from Munich around here:

There is a RubyShift user group coming up this week:

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Do you know any clients for Mastodon which are working for visually impaired people (with screenreading technics)?

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Author Robin Sloan:

> Email is definitely not ideal, but it is: decentralized, reliable, and not going anywhere—and more and more, those feel like quasi-magical properties.

Time to bring the good news to the Fediverse 💎

We're organising another edition of our Ruby on Ice Conf from February 22nd to 24th.

There's a great speaker lineup and the best bavarian food you can get. (that counts for the vegan options as well!)

Though Tegernsee is quite expensive, check our website for travel recommendations. The Venue is weelchair-accessible, if you need any other assistance: Talk to us!

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