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Got some time off coming up. Think I might do an audit / clean up / repair of my ThinkPad collection. These are two of my favourite models. But they're all awesome.

I think I'm unwell. I have an overwhelming urge to buy a wide-carriage dot-matrix printer and box of fan-fold paper. I think I want my printouts of green and white striped & sprocket-lined paper.

Just got an invite for my first COVID jab! Going tomorrow. Looks like my area of the UK has started on the (marginally) under 50's! :D
Happy days.

After nine excellent years, April 30th is my last day at Canonical on Ubuntu & Snapcraft. I've thoroughly enjoyed my time working on so many interesting projects over the years, with such amazing people. It's time for some new adventures though. More on $NEWJOB another time.

Ok, finally got a custom build of Cecconoid (from the right branch, this time) together for the snap store. Tested it for a few hours and it seems to be ok.

@popey got me over the line with the actual snap, so all that's left to do is the art assets. Might be able to get it finished off this week, woo!

[FACT] Air fryers are excellent for re-heating KFC fries. In fact, KFC fries are *better* after warming/crisping in an air fryer.

You’re invited to the first elementary Developer Weekend!

For years we’ve dreamed about creating a conference for Open Source app developers, so we’re creating a space to bring people in and include them in the process.

Join us online June 26–27, 2021

The only English font I can identify is the "Ubuntu" font.

Here's #Ubuntu font out in the wild in a small town in Kerala.

Hm. Just realised it may look like I'm suggesting one redirects the output of duf to df. In b4 someone points that out.

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Second Hand Books Are Theft

Whenever you buy a second-hand book, you are stealing revenue from the author and publisher. It makes no difference whether you buy from a charity shop or a for-profit store. All the money goes to the seller of the book, and none of it flows back to the copyright holders.

(The situation is slightly different if you borrow a book from a library. In the UK, au


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