so, mastodon users, how does a computer work? heres a helpful analogy i came up with a while ago:
the CPU (the BRAIN of the computer) takes data from the RAM (kinda like the computer's BRAIN) and stores it on the hard disk (which can be thought of as the BRAIN of the computer)
n = 2 + 2
n = n - 1
print(n) -- quik mafs
boost this status if you are a lizard, like a lizard, or are using a computer
Anyone play Puyo Puyo? I'm interested in finding people with similar interests to me here on Mastodon.
In Star Wars, Darth Vader uses a giant laser to eradicate the entire universe, causing it to reset. The remaining 20 minutes of the movie is the entirety of Bill Wurtz' History of the World
reminder: most browsers support *lossless* VP9, which is great for animated pixel art - Mastodon converts incoming GIFs to lossy H.264
you can do this with ffmpeg (preserves alpha)
ffmpeg -i crispy.gif -vcodec libvpx-vp9 -lossless 1 crispy.webm
My grandparents decided to learn Welsh when they were 65. After two years of lessons in it (and talking Welsh with me at home, I was going to a Welsh school and was already fluent), they were fluent. My grandmother, around the same time, decided to overcome her phobia of water and had me teach her how to swim. She'd swim laps with me in the pool up into her 80s.
You're not too old and it's not too late to try something new.
Liberapay is now officially a multi-currency platform! We have implemented support for US dollars in addition to the euro. Blog post: https://medium.com/liberapay-blog/liberapay-now-supports-us-dollars-f9484e3008f8
its interesting that pinterests entire business model is to download every single image on the internet, and put them all on a web page, and when you click on them it tells you to join pinterest