MNT Pocket Reform is coming!

Here are all the technical details that are nailed down so far: mntre.com/media/reform_md/2022

You can also sign up for email updates on the project at the end of the page.

Ana Dantas returned for industrial design. The snazzy 3D art was done by Philipp Broemme. Illustrations by Anri Hennies.

Less than a week to the start of the SDF Plan9 Boot Camp Summer 2022 - June 20th - September 22nd and already many folks have successfully connected.

This session we have several rPi zero w to issue as prizes

Join us! 9p.sdf.org

#plan9 #9front #learning #experimental #unix #programming #code #raspberrypi #community

The SDF Plan9 Summer Boot Camp 2022 registration is open at sdf.org/plan9 kicking off June 20th. Some lucky boot campers will receive a preconfigured rPi zero w running 9front. Learn about Plan9 in a fun, friendly and supportive community!

#plan9 #9front #community #learning #experimental #unix

But, as this bill shows, the anti-repair axis *can* be defeated. In Massachusetts, Bay Staters overwhelmingly voted in an automotive right to repair laws in a 2020 ballot measure. In New York, the governor just signed an unprecedented right to repair electronics law. And in Colorado, we have the first successful right to repair wheelchairs law.

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Registration opens today for the SDF Plan9 Boot Camp Summer 2022! Learn about the Plan9 operating system in a collaborative and friendly community based learning environment.

sdf.org/plan9

Join us!

#community #plan9 #9front #experimental #unix #bootcamp #summer

Wow, after 25 years of Unix experience, I learned that you can filter output in .

Press ampersand (&) and enter a regex to show only lines matching the regex.

Press ampersand (&) and then exclamation mark (!) to apply an inverse filter.

If only one in three of us would use their device one year longer, we could save the resources of producing hundreds of millions phones annually.

helps the environment by using to overcome software obsolescence.

upcyclingandroid.org/

software doesn't need to constantly change! sometimes it's just fine like it is!

In mainstream computing, "ease of use" is usually implemented as "superficial simplicity" or "pseudo-simplicity", i.e. as an additional layer of complexity that hides the underlying layers. Meanwhile, systems that are actually very simple and elegant are often presented in ways that make them look complex to laypeople (think about the esoteric syntax of Forth or Lisp, for example).

viznut.fi/texts-en/permacomput

Computer Science towards sustainable permacomputing
"Unrealistic" "People wont want that" "Too many assumptions about the future"

Computer Science which assumes everyone lives in VR in the future
"Visionary" "Futuristic"

i've tagged out 600+ open source, experimental and tiny tools by their qualities and built a new website for sorting through them!

these are all tools towards joyful digital creation, with the goal of enabling working entirely outside of proprietary systems- moving instead from one hand-made software to another.

(the list takes submissions if it is missing yours >:))

tinytools.directory

🚀 Lip Gloss, a CSS-like layout library for your terminal apps 🚀

Featuring the cutest project mascot 🥰

github.com/charmbracelet/lipgl

@dredmorbius Not an online service, but the Readability algorithm is FLOSS and used by Mozilla in Firefox's Reader view: https://github.com/mozilla/readability

This has been ported to a C CLI utility: https://github.com/eafer/rdrview
And a Go CLI utility and library: https://github.com/go-shiori/go-readability

I use them to extract article HTML and pipe it into w3m/lynx/retwaq for reading, or into https://edbrowse.org/ for editing. They're also useful for piping article HTML through a tool like Pandoc to convert an article to a lightweight markup format like Markdown.

go-readability is used by (and made for) Shiori (https://github.com/go-shiori/shiori), a FLOSS bookmark manager with a Web front-end. It saves articles offline and extracts+displays article HTML.

Loving Bandcamp's DRM-free FLAC download options - can support the bands I love and listen to them with no strings attached in original fidelity.

To be truly countercultural today, in a time of tech hegemony, one has to, above all, betray the platform, which may come in the form of betraying or divesting from your public online self.

documentjournal.com/2021/01/th

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