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US peeps: feeling uneasy about celebrating today while there's a humanitarian crisis at our border? Join me in donating to RAICES Texas which provides legal services to immigrant children, families, and refugees. This 4th of July, recommit yourself to . raicestexas.org/donate/

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when most people say "software engineer" they don't mean an actual engineer, they just mean someone who would wear a red shirt if they were on TOS

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ever want to look up an obscure HTTP status code but you're tired of http.cat and httpstatusdogs.com/ ?

well you're in luck because now there's goats httpstatusgoats.net/

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waiting for Sigil to drop at the end of the week I've played thru a couple of Romero's 2016 Doom maps he made as replacements for certain episode 1 levels

doomworld.com/idgames/levels/d
doomworld.com/idgames/levels/d

the map 8 replacement in particular is a really big improvement; lots of neat techniques I hadn't seen done before but all using the same engine and textures.

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The best DOS Easter game:

DOOM.

Deeply allegorical to biblical stories and imagery, as the protagonist you singlehandedly rise from the fires of hell and free the world from evil.

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Why are lightbulbs with color temperatures higher than 3,000K even sold in stores catering to consumers? No one but hospitals and industry needs those.

Seriously, a crime against humanity to find “daylight” lights in hotels, etc.

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In the 1980's, personal computers displaced mainframes. It was a revolution.

Now, we need a new revolution: for personal servers to displace centralized servers.

How can we make this happen? Check out this presentation to learn.

📺WATCH: "Creating a Computing Revolution: from Personal Computers to Personal Servers - Danny Haidar, FOSDEM 2019"
peertube.mastodon.host/videos/

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mfw i realize my phone that was designed to fail after a few years was literally called "Nexus 6"

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Just come across this genius comic: Jousselin's Imbattable, a comic hero who's power is to break panels!

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Hot take:
"anti vaxxer" is way too benign...
Let's call them "plague revivalists"

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