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#1yrago Your phone company's shitty security is all that's standing between you and total digital destruction boingboing.net/2018/07/20/sms-

Glad that Breaker have recognised the value in those who keep their podcasts under 20 mins! An hour is such a commitment these days.

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RT @DopedSi@twitter.com

Front page from 21st July 1969 in the now defunct Sydney "Sun" newspaper. #Apollo50th #Apollo50Aus @doctorow@twitter.com

🐦🔗: twitter.com/DopedSi/status/115

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Steve Jobs chose Apple as a company name partly because it would appear before his then-employer Atari in the phone book.

Just installed 13. So far so good! Definitely like dark mode.

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Is anyone working on open source Duolingo / Memrise? Or any floss social language learning software?

Just knocked three mugs out of the cupboard onto the bench. None broken. Time to buy that lotto ticket.

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Envato gives you the choice to enable some of the cookies but their website breaks horribly if you do. They never thought anyone would bother. Not to mention that the button to accept is called "Allow all cookies" even if you deselect some.

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So the Raspberry Pi 4 is out, but the official website is down, and the prices on ebay are soaring as we speak. So I guess, successful launch? #badplanning #raspberrypi4 #raspberrypi #linux #hardware

Wow, hasn’t the Raspberry Pi come a long way? It’s now a pretty well spec’d system! Guess that’s the trickle down from ARM adoption for mobile devices. raspberrypi.org/blog/raspberry

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its good to know that is on but guess what, cant see it from here.

the search results looks like: "we dont have this but hey - how about sabrina, one punch man and some other cheap anime, oh and theres black mirror too and john wick and pacific rim, have fun".

yeah thanks.

Sorbet adds type checking to . I’m super keen to try it on some work projects. sorbet.org/blog/2019/06/20/ope

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who the fuck let them make "scrobble" be the verb for "tell a computer program about the songs you listen to"

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>2029
>i enter a former 7-eleven with an "Amazon Basics" tarp over the sign
>just gonna buy a bag of chips and a USB 4.43+ Gen E cord and charger, in and out
>i hand my $14.49 to the cashier
>"oh, sorry sir, we don't take that"
>"that's fine i have my cr-"
>"didn't you get your Libra Clip like everyone else?"
>"n-no, look can i just-"
>a facebook drone with a luminescent smiley face bursts from under the cash register
>ohfuck.jpg
>it attaches to my head and attempts to puncture my ear
>i bash my head against the counter and manage to decouple it
>make a fucking run for it
>a Boston Dynamics drone painted Amazon orange blindsides me from outside the exit, restrains me as the drone flies out the door and approaches me again
>i scream as a Libra Clip is bolted into my right ear
>"welcome to the global currency"
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