It's the randomness of computers that I just don't understand. Given that it's all just 0's and 1's why does random shit like "oh, today, I'm gonna disconnect your bluetooth" happen? Glitch in the Matrix is my bet but you know...

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Hello Assembled People of European Mastodon! I work at @eff on international copyright. You might have heard of , the EU proposal to require © filters on sharing sites.

We're really worried that this could affect services like ActivePub/Mastodon instances, opening them up to lawsuits or requiring expensive filters.

The key vote is on Wednesday -- please call or write your MEP and ask them to vote against to protect the future of the internet! saveyourinternet.eu/

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Achievement unlocked. Donated an ephemera collection to a national museum, which has now been catalogued: sheffield.ac.uk/nfca/collectio

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I still basically have no idea 1) why I'm here or 2) what a "local" vs "federated" timeline is.

Maybe All The Things will become clear in time...

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