finally doing this inbox zero thing. i now have zero inboxes. please send me email at Nowhere
Linus Torvalds introspection(!) + Show more
"This week people in our community confronted me about my lifetime of
not understanding emotions. My flippant attacks in emails have been
both unprofessional and uncalled for. Especially at times when I made
it personal. In my quest for a better patch, this made sense to me.
I know now this was not OK and I am truly sorry."
Linus, His Apology, And Why We Should Support Him https://www.jonobacon.com/2018/09/16/linus-his-apology-and-why-we-should-support-him/
Bad news for the European branches of the decentralized web. Not only did #copyrightfilters and the #linktax pass EU Parliament, the Commission introduced new anti-terrorist proposals that would need you to be available 24/7 to police your network for "terrorist content".
It's time to make your voice heard in Brussels. Start with subscribing and following https://edri.org/ -- the reps for digital rights groups in the EU.
I just want to remind everyone that it wasn't the justified callouts and dunking that got wilw to leave Mastodon. It was the collateral damage. It was people causing the admins of mastodon.cloud so much stress through abuse of the report system that they had to /ask/ wilw to leave /for their sake/.
If you participated in that wave of reporting: congratulations, you abused another human being in order to get your way, regardless of whether what you wanted was a good thing.
mastodon is a fascinating social experiment showing that when our online communication is unfettered by algorithms enforcing corporate incentives and when given the tools to better organize and moderate our communities, we inevitably gravitate towards horny on main
What the hell were we thinking?
Somehow feeling like I'm in a midlife crisis. Or maybe I'm just really bored with my current employer. Also, I'd like to have a bit more energy and time for fun when I'm making a wishlist anyway :)
My new favorite picture theme is "cats trying to summon beings from a horrifying realm"
Even after a rather good night of sleep, I'm feeling extremely meh. Maybe I should go for a run, the sun seems to be up
This is literally the least helpful thing you could have possibly designed your voice assistant to do
Works with computers and stuff
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