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TIL that it took until 2017 that China had the manufacturing capability to produce a 100% domestic ballpoint pen, I figured that had happened ages ago:

washingtonpost.com/news/worldv

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@VyrCossont @diodelass

RISC OS: well, nobody told me what type it is, so i'm calling it Data and opening it in a default text editor

never mind, changing the type is eas- oh, you don't have a 3 button mouse? SOL...

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some computer people are still under the impression that filename extensions always have to be 3 or 4 letters long, and that they alone determine what kind of file it is

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This sounds like it might be up your alley, @neauoire: "The Lisp Badge is a self-contained computer with its own display and keyboard, based on an ATmega1284, that you can program in the high-level language Lisp."

technoblogy.com/show?2AEE

also yes I know the ads are still in the favorites bar

I literally only use Opera for VPN-based streaming of motorsports

slut shaming?, misinformation 

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can we replace the United States of America

lewd, cars, cursed phrase 

subpost, not part of the subpost game, Nazi shit 

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by endorsing discord, via advertising a discord guild for your FOSS project, you harm FOSS because you help them with their disinformation campaign that discord is a viable alternative to libre tools like IRC and XMPP
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uspol, 2020 

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@Elizafox I know some people that are/were big into the antipsych movement, a big part of it was just... medical abuse, and honestly I can't blame them for being that way. its a problem that needs to be fixed because it starts breeding this distrust that is so harmful in the end.
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OK, if you get followed by me and you weren't already followed by me and are wondering who I am, I'm @bhtooefr (and I'll boost this post from that account shortly to verify that). Might be moving over here.

(I don't even have an avatar set yet, I know...)
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folks who own "smart speakers" / "home assistants" should be required to disclose its presence with one of those "Smile, you're being recorded" signs.

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I would be interesteed in your thoughts on something:

Why is unionizing in IT so difficult? What can we do to facilitate it?

#PlsBoost

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