RT of @cakesandcourage on the birdsite:

"a popular myth is that people who are Very Computer have computers that work. nothing could be further from the truth. the Very Computer are capable of generating much more novel and fascinating ways to make computers not fucking work and exercise this capability wantonly"

Ugh. I'm so frustrated to be continually asked to participate in talks & panels on Zoom specifically about tech ethics & #opensource. There are great #FOSS systems for this. See @fosdem's successful use of solely FOSS solutions for over 30,000 participants. #jitsi #BigBlueButton

Do you use an RSS/Atom reader?

Boosts appreciated for sample size :)

"So how much ram are we talking, on a scale from going to the moon to displaying a web page"

Another option might be something like Zulip chat which has the concept of threads, which would allow people to split off on their own conversations but still be contained in the associated topic/room.

RT @amcasari@twitter.com

Who currently has Python 2.7 still running in production? (please RT all you Pythonista friends)

🐦🔗: twitter.com/amcasari/status/11

RT @danielepolencic@twitter.com

"How did you learn everything you know about Kubernetes?"

🐦🔗: twitter.com/danielepolencic/st

RT @ABC_COMEDY@twitter.com

"Perhaps more of our male athletes should, indeed, play like a girl."

🐦🔗: twitter.com/ABC_COMEDY/status/

RT @Rainmaker1973@twitter.com

Space Shuttle thermal tiles were such poor heat conductors that you could grab them by their edges seconds after being in a 2200°C oven bit.ly/2sRNMko

🐦🔗: twitter.com/Rainmaker1973/stat

RT @AustenTrees__@twitter.com

I was today years old when I found out this was the proper way to do this. My hoodlum ass climb straight up that hoe 🤣

🐦🔗: twitter.com/AustenTrees__/stat

This is one of my biggest annoyances with media reports. They frequently mention raw figures without providing any context to know if the figures are big/small/normal

RT @jerrykan@twitter.com

"Raw sums should also be supplemented by percentage amounts" theconversation.com/enough-got

🐦🔗: twitter.com/jerrykan/status/11

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