@gnomon huh, that looks quite nice. And my timbuk2 is on its last legs....
We have a tenure-track position for a biochemist! Do you want it?
Still amazes me how #Rust working groups write complete books about the topic they are responsible for.
cursed, UK phone infrastructure, memetic hasard
Today it was announced that Yahoo! Groups is shutting down, and taking with it a piece of critical national infrastructure: the Oftel Yahoo Group which is used for managing UK phone number assignments.
Yes, really: See Ofcom's website https://ofcom.org.uk/__data/assets/
Here is the video of our October 2019 meeting -- The state of Mozilla with @mhoye
@uniq I didn’t realize Lineage had an A1 port, I’ll need to give that a try.
[Full-time] Rust/Core Developer at Parity Technologies https://www.fossjobs.net/job/10116/rustcore-developer-at-parity-technologies/ #jobs
[Full-time] UX Designer, Emerging Technologies at Mozilla https://www.fossjobs.net/job/10122/ux-designer-emerging-technologies-at-mozilla/ #jobs
A worker owned taxi #coop in Southend has grown from 6 to 70 drivers.
They repaid all their investors and returned £3000 to their members last year. The same year Uber left the area after failing to compete with them.
We need this in every town and city!
Every time I try to reconsider android, it goes like this:
1) factory reset and bring the device up to current patch level
2) walk the apps permissions list and turn off almost everything
3) set up an account on the device and grant reasonable-sounding permissions as usage progresses.
Invariably the place I give up is when something from Google starts spouting grabby nonsense. This time around, it was "the SMS app won't work if Google Play Services can't access body sensors."
Lazyweb: if I want to sell shirt designs, and I’d like it to be a teespring-like thing where the shirt won’t wear through in 3 months, the material isn’t sourced from somebody dumping trash in the ocean or working meth-addled children through 17 hour days and everyone involved is making something approximating a living wage, what shirt vendor do I want?
Chaotic good. (he/him)
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