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Holy crap. Malware hidden in a strand of DNA hijacks the computer that analyzes that particular gene sequence.
We're going to live in a very weird world man.
RT @DefraDigital@twitter.com: The funeral of our dearly departed friend and colleague @DavidTheP@twitter.com will be on Monday 17 September 2018 from 1:15pm at Beckenham Crematorium, Elmers End Road, Beckenham BR3 4TD. The reception is likely to be at the The Elm Tree, 116 Croydon Road, Beckenham BR3 4DF. #RIPDavidTheP
I'm working on something - maybe a new talk - I'd like people to share horror stories about trying to apply for (public service) jobs..
Things like @puntofisso 's classic - https://medium.com/@puntofisso/when-i-spent-202-days-in-the-jaws-of-civil-service-recruitment-775ce584a32e or this from Beth Fox on the birdsite https://twitter.com/firebethfox/status/1009127223784329216
Please boost for reach :)
RT @email@example.com: Anyone want to work for @firstname.lastname@example.org, only in Leeds? Northern friends please RT 😄 https://twitter.com/saulcozens/status/1031622494363504640
Graphene clothing is now a thing https://www.fastcompany.com/90205090/the-first-graphene-jacket-is-here-and-its-magical
Just as a heads-up, don’t use PMs/DMs on Mastodon, and if you have to never share any private information.
Admins of sending and receiving instances can read those, as there is no end-to-end encryption. Even if you trust the admins, instance ownership could change or hackers or government could get in.
Use different tools designed specifically for this.
My wife and I run a website called OpenBenches.
If you spot any memorial benches while you're out and about, please can you take a photo and add them to the site?
Here's the most recent one https://openbenches.org/bench/8325
I just published “The great Mastadon migration of 2018” https://medium.com/@jukesie/the-great-mastadon-migration-of-2018-495fe79e80c5 (you lot are already migrated but...)
🐘 New blog post: If you could edit tweets, or What's New In Mastodon 2.4 https://medium.com/tootsuite/if-you-could-edit-tweets-e9d8cee5e69b
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