"Working in the comfort of one’s own home saves money on travel, lunch and socializing". So why exactly would the state get any less money than before? What do you think happens to the "saved" money? Makes absolutely no sense to me.

RT @business@twitter.com

Remote workers should be taxed for the "privilege" of earning a living from home, Deutsche Bank strategists say trib.al/91b0Arh

🐦🔗: twitter.com/business/status/13

Debugging, warum die Heizung nicht läuft, erfolgreich abgeschlossen. #Freitag #Gentoo

I want my scrollbars back! Stop hiding them, UI designers!

Ah! With playerctl >= 2.1 there will be better options to control the priority of players. Looking forward to this feature.
github.com/altdesktop/playerct

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As of the 81, my media keys work with browser content. Sounds nice at first, but now I can no longer pause the music from keyboard when watching a YouTube video. The keys only control the video, so I have to find the music player window to pause.

Back then at university we were coding Scheme on a blackboard in class. At the end, instead of matching every opened parenthesis, we also used to write only one huge closing parenthesis... Not a good idea for real syntax, though. 🤨

RT @wilton_quinn@twitter.com

I found an amazing Ruby syntax proposal from 9 years ago: bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/5054

🐦🔗: twitter.com/wilton_quinn/statu

Today is one of those days... I typed 'reboot'. Then my display went blank. Oops, it was the wrong terminal window. Abruptly ending the ongoing call with a colleague. On boot: "[...] has been mounted 30 times without being checked, check forced."

You know what I think the world needs? Weather data distributed by DNS.

Forecast wrong? Blame it on DNS! It's always DNS.

This hotel library features some programming books. But also "Talking to each other" in the same section.

WAIT, I AM ABLE TO MAKE
XKCD WITH CUSTOM EMOJI?
:blank: :balloonline_s: :blank: ALWAYS HAVE BEEN
:blank: :balloonline_s: :blank: :balloonline_s:
:beret_r: :balloonline_sw: :blank: :balloonline_se: :blackhat_l:
:body_phone_e: :blank: :blank: :blank: :body_s_w:
:legs_stand_e: :blank: :blank: :blank: :legs_stand_w:

Yikes. Running Linux as a host system with VFIO passthrough is such a nice setup to make Windows usable for gaming, but this is turning into an arms race now.

RT @TheBattlEye@twitter.com

We are currently seeing a lot of misinformation regarding our VM-related countermeasures in several games. We understand that some players might want to play the game in a VM, e.g. if they are using Linux, but we hope for your understanding that we can't support such (1/3)

🐦🔗: twitter.com/TheBattlEye/status

RT @raimue@twitter.com

NASA's rover mission is now known as Perseverance. My boarding pass is ready, @NasaPersevere@twitter.com!

🐦🔗: twitter.com/raimue/status/1235

Ich habe in der neuen Folge des @MacMittwoch@twitter.com über das Open-Source-Projekt geredet! Unter anderem über dessen Entstehung, ein paar Details wie es funktioniert und was ich da eigentlich so mache. Hört rein!

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RT @macmittwoch@twitter.com

Die neue Folge ist online und dreht sich komplett um den Paket-Manager . Zu Gast hatten wir Rainer, einer der Projektleiter des Projektes, den wir natürlich einiges gefragt haben. macmittwoch.de/podcast/der_pak

🐦🔗: twitter.com/macmittwoch/status

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