ICANN granted Amazon.com the domain '.amazon' today, rather than the entire geographic region of the Amazon Basin.
Acts like this are colonial, obviously, but also a slap in the face to early internet promises of global representation + shared power. Its really sad.
(via http://everest-pipkin.com/ , thanks ! )
Dice appreciation toot
People sometimes joke that I hoard dice.
And to be fair, I have a lot of them.
But every time I meet someone who is interested in #DnD but has never played, I give them a set of dice.
What better way to start a new adventure than with an unexpected gift?
Behold: my dice hoard.
The Modern Trap of Turning Hobbies Into Hustles, also known as the "Hooo you should sell that on Etsy" syndrom (wink @email@example.com)
I had a lot of people asking me to sell my foxy stickers on Etsy as well, nope, I prefer to offer them :)
It's time to quit Gmail. https://www.cnbc.com/2019/05/17/google-gmail-tracks-purchase-history-how-to-delete-it.html
Here are a few more reasons: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/quit-gmail-free-encrypted-email #staysecure #EncryptedEmail😎