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Oh no the Backgammon board is starting to delaminate. I’ll have to put off learning another ten years...

How many jalapeños is too many?
I think the limit stretches beyond my budget.

"Why Lichess will always be free"

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Has any mobile phone or tablet held its value as well as the Nokia N900?

Is it that Docker is terrible, or is it that I just don't get it? :-D

Annoying: people calling a blog post “a blog”;
More annoying: said post not being on a blog;
Most annoying: it is sent via email as a slide deck that you need PowerPoint to open;

Helen and Ellen are my two cacti - I got them because it’s harder to kill a cactus than your basic houseplant. But Helen has some sort of cactus rot and is probably dying. I am sad.

New router, so of course wireless printing doesn’t work.

Nice to see folks thinking along the same lines (and three years ahead of me) ;) – looks like Tom Hacohen already built what I wanted to verify the index page at least.

(The reason I’m looking past subresource integrity is because I need to have dynamic plugins and subresource integrity is only useful for resources you know at build time.)

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Had a security alert from home - triggered by the landline ringing. For the first time since 2009.

Stop showing off your lovely new Pine Phones, some of us can’t afford one for a few months yet. After they sell out, no doubt.

“It just works” he thinks as he tries to reconnect the Apple Time Capsule to the network so the Apple iMac can backup to it for the first time since it randomly vanished from the network in June.

TechNews: My AppleTV box is an overpriced piece of junk and still leagues better than any Android tv box I’ve encountered.

If you really want to:

Another topic I would add to the school curriculum: "how to write online reviews".

Nice to see all the Johnny-come-latelys arrive on Telegram. Annoying that I need a “you have a new message” alert for each though! 😂

Actually got £25 richer* in the time I've wasted trying to find an easy way of converting XLM to GBP.

I in no way recommend investing in pretend money like BTC (Bitcoin), but £35 of XLM (Stellar) I was sent this time last year is now worth ~£218 apparently. Kerching.

Apparently Welsh Gov paid £100,000 for

(I bet they wasted more on that godawful typeface where the d looks like an ð)

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